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Project Manager - Drug and Alcohol Strategy/3 months /Edinburgh

Job Title: Project Manager - Drug and Alcohol Strategy/3 months /Edinburgh
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £179 - £215 per day
Start Date: 12 March 2018
Reference: BBBH56660_1519303352
Contact Name: Barbara Tomaszewska
Contact Email: B.Tomaszewska@parity.net
Job Published: February 22, 2018 12:42

Job Description

Project Manager - Drug and Alcohol Strategy/3 months / Edinburgh / £179 - £215 per day

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Project Manager with our public-sector client for a 3 months contract £179 - £215 per day based in Edinburgh.

Candidate for this role will have a responsibility of over-seeing the work involved in delivering a national drug and alcohol strategy and associated action and project plan to keep both Ministers and colleagues informed of progress, goals and key dates.

Main duties:

  • Develop plan and monitor progress, resolving issues and initiating corrective action as appropriate. Initiate extra activities where gaps in the project are identified. Ensuring the management of project controls (risk, issue and dependencies)
  • Communication with stakeholders both internal and external


  • Professional Project Management qualification preferably Agile
  • Experience of managing stakeholder relationships and delivering through other organisations, creating a shared sense of purpose that gets results
  • Experience working with Ministers
  • Highly flexible, capable of identifying the right approach to the challenge in had and translating that approach into effective delivery.

Please supply your CV for consideration

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