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Project Director - Carlisle Southern Link Road

Project Director - Carlisle Southern Link Road

Salary:  £88,985

Fixed-Term Contract

Innovative, experienced, and with a proven record in infrastructure or construction project delivery, collaborative leadership style, and excellent engagement skills.

Could you be our Project Director for the Carlisle Southern Link Road?   

We are looking for an ambitious and motivated professional to join Cumbria County Council as a Project Director, working directly on the Carlisle Southern Link Road (CSLR) project. We are welcoming applications from individuals from the construction, infrastructure and highways sectors who can demonstrate exceptional experience in managing successful projects with a high public profile. 

This is a career-defining role and provides a truly exciting opportunity to make an impact for the people of Cumbria. You will be a member of our executive leadership team but will solely focus on the delivery of the CSLR project, building excellent relationships with our delivery partners, engaging with stakeholders, and further enhancing the reputation of Cumbria County Council, both regionally and nationally.

We are looking for a project director with commercial acumen and significant experience of delivering projects in the built environment. You will be an excellent communicator with the ability to network effectively, negotiate well, and with significant experience of working in a complex political environment.  

We believe it is a great time to join Cumbria County Council. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person, so if you think this could be you, we look forward to receiving your application. 

For a confidential discussion contact Seb Lowe (07464 543 442) or Gary Evans (07809 195 593) at GatenbySanderson and for more information on this exciting opportunity and how to apply please click Apply

Closing date: 12 March; Final interviews: 26 March 2021

As an equal opportunities employer, Cumbria County Council is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective employees and does not condone discrimination on the basis of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender identity, or marriage and civil partnership. We aspire to have a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage suitably qualified applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply and join Cumbria County Council.

Project Director - Carlisle Southern Link Road

Cumbria County Council
Cumbria, UK
Contract
£88,985

Published on 2 Mar 2021

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