Contract Manager (Truro)
£32,129 per annum
Fixed Term until 31 July 2023
We are looking for a highly motivated and organised individual to take responsibility for the development, contract management and delivery of the ESF Business Clusters project, which will be managed by Truro and Penwith College on behalf of a partnership of eight sector leads. The post holder will ensure the successful delivery of the partnership’s performance against contracted objectives, implement robust quality assurance and audit compliance processes and identify opportunities to add value to mainstream provision.
Applicants should have a proven and successful track record in operational project delivery and an understanding of both ESIF projects and skills provision. The ideal candidate would also be adept at establishing and maintaining strong relationships with external stakeholders, including project partners and the ESF Managing Authority. Access to or use of transport is required.
Truro and Penwith College is the Lead Partner in this new £6.87 million European Social Fund (ESF) project, which will support businesses and individuals across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly to influence and access sector-specific training. Over the next three years the project consortium of eight delivery partners will engage with over 600 businesses to identify skills needs and collaboratively review and revise the local training offer in line with industry requirements.
Truro and Penwith College will maintain the successful activities of Hospitality Table Cornwall and REACH Cornwall through the Business Clusters project, which respectively engage and assist businesses from the Hospitality, Leisure, Hair and Beauty industry and the Health, Social Care and Early Years sector.
This post is part-funded by the European Social Fund.
We offer a generous package with benefits including up to 28 days annual leave plus bank holidays and College closure days, LGPS, relocation package, free on-site parking and a variety of on-site benefits and discounts.
CLOSING DATE: 12 NOON, MONDAY 2 AUGUST 2021
Curriculum Vitae are not accepted, Application Forms only.
Successful candidates will be notified within 4 weeks of the closing date.
The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.