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Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership

Project Manager (eLearning)

Salary: £29,176 - £34,804

Ref: EN27653

Closing Date: 12 September 2021

Achieving sustainability is the greatest challenge of our time and outstanding leadership will be crucial if we are going to meet this challenge successfully. CISL draws on the intellectual breadth of the University and an international network of leading thinkers and practitioners to help individuals and organisations understand and act on pressing issues such as climate change, biodiversity loss, resource depletion and inequality.

Are you a talented and creative individual with expertise in project and task management and the ability to get the best out of a team of diverse stakeholders? Do you have a proven track record of designing and developing systems and procedures that drive efficiencies and deliver real impact?

If you can apply your experience and skills to help us influence thousands of business professionals and their organisations, then we can offer you a unique opportunity in managing an exciting portfolio of digital projects involving subject matter specialists that help learners and their companies grapple with a growing number of global challenges.

We're looking for an exceptional individual to play a key role in supporting our team. You'll play an integral role in the design, development and delivery of a growing global portfolio of online courses in sustainability and leadership here at Cambridge.

You'll have experience working in a variety of environments where you've been given responsibility for delivering projects on time and to budget, drawing on the talents of a range of different internal and external stakeholders.

If you want to work for an organisation that will share your sense of purpose and make an impact in the world, then this is the job for you.

You should be able to demonstrate the following key knowledge, skills and experience:

  • Ability to think strategically with good analytical skills and a high standard of attention to detail
  • Ability to build and maintain excellent relationships with colleagues, clients and other external stakeholders;
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and events with overlapping deadlines
  • Experience of project management (including managing staff), financial planning and delivering work to a high quality within budgets and agreed time frames
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to make complex content accessible to a wide range of audiences
  • High level of competence across key Microsoft software packages;
  • A demonstrable interest in sustainability and a commitment to the values that underpin CISL's work
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent professional experience
  • Interviews for this post will be held during the week beginning 20th September.

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Please quote reference EN27653 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

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