Project Manager Opportunity (Maternity Cover, 18.5hrs per week)

Kendal Town Council are looking for a Project Manager who will be responsible for delivery of projects identified by Kendal Town Council and its Action Plan.

This will include responsibility for the entire project lifecycle including overseeing the work undertaken by contractors, the production of the Council’s Newsletter, management of the Council’s website and appointment as Data Protection Officer for the Council.

Applicants should be a self-starter with experience of project management in a relevant sector. They should possess experience of dealing with the public and contractors, partnership working, undertaking project planning and delivery and use of IT. They should also have good communication skills, be able to prioritise workloads and be flexible.

The post is a Maternity Cover position for 18.5 hours per week. The pay range is £27,905 – £32,878 pro rata (according to experience) and includes a Local Government Pension Scheme.

To read the full job description please click here, further information is also available here.

If you would like to apply, please send your cv and a covering letter, explaining why you would be suitable for the job, together with the names of two referees to or:

The Town Clerk, Kendal Town Council, Town Hall, Kendal. LA9 4DL.

For further information please contact Liz Richardson, Town Clerk on 01539 793490.

Closing Date for applications is 9am Monday 28th January 2019 and interviews will be held on 6th February 2019.