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Project Manager
  • Employer: Central Bedfordshire Council
  • Reference: 9521
  • Published: Tue 20/10/2020, 14:05 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 23/11/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £38,112 - £42,980 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Priory House, Chicksands, Bedfordshire

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Project Manager

Team: Programmes & Projects Team

Job Family: Providing CBG12

Salary: £38,112 - £42,980 per annum

Hours: 37 hours per week

Contract: Permanent

Location: Priory House, Shefford

Closing Date: 23rd November 2020

Interview Date: 9th December 2020



More about the role:


In the Place & Communities Directorate, we’re working to make Central Bedfordshire a great place to live and work. With the support of residents, we provide services that people care about and affect their everyday lives: roads, bins, safety, transport, parking, leisure and the environment. As a Project Manager you’ll bring key strategic projects to life and help to make our towns and villages places where communities can thrive.


We want to create an environment which meets the diverse needs of existing and future residents by enabling our communities to be safe and inclusive, well planned, well built, well run, prosperous and offering equality of opportunity and good services to all. Right now, we have all kinds of exciting projects in the pipeline to make sure all this happens. You’ll turn these initiatives from plans into reality.


You’ll be helping to lead change in an innovative, forward-thinking service delivering a diverse range of projects to support our Vision to 2050. To succeed, you must have sound experience in a similar role; an APM or Prince II Practitioner qualification and experience of managing projects across the full project lifecycle, to budget, deadlines and high-quality standards.

You’ll be financially aware and have what it takes to matrix manage project teams. Above all, you’ll have the enthusiasm to deliver a great service.  A natural problem solver, you’ll embed a culture of project management and stay calm under pressure.   


Central Bedfordshire Council has its own vision and values that are integral to everything we do. Our area vision is to make Central Bedfordshire 'A great place to live and work’.


To assess your suitability for the role, you must demonstrate how you meet the key outcomes, accountabilities and competencies. To do this, you’ll need to refer the Family Profile, Role Profile and Competency Framework which can be found in the Recruitment Pack: Project Manager Recruitment Pack 


For an informal discussion about this position, please contact: Hayley Gilbert-Stokes at or call 0300 300 4716


For queries related to the recruitment of this vacancy, please contact: The Recruitment Team at


Central Bedfordshire Council is an equal opportunities employer.We welcome enquiries from everyone andvalue diversity in the workplace.  We are a Disability Confident employer, we are working to become a Disability Confident leader in our community.


To maintain a fair and consistent approach for applicants, it is Central Bedfordshire Council's policy to only consider applications made via our online application system and we therefore thank you for not submitting your application offline.  If you do not have a CV to hand, please look on our website for a CV template that you can use to create your CV to apply for this role: