New Vacancy - Research and Evaluation Project Manager


Job Title: Research and Evaluation Project Manager

Based: Cambridge

Contract: Full time permanent, negotiable

CRAC (the Careers Research & Advisory Centre) is an educational charity based in Cambridge, which provides research, expertise and innovation to all those who support the career development of individuals of all ages and in all sectors. It owns Vitae which is a programme leading the professional development of researchers. We seek a talented research and evaluation project manager to join our team for the management and delivery of research and evaluation projects in CRAC’s and Vitae’s fields of interest, especially relating to higher education including researcher careers. The role will play an active part in evidence-gathering and knowledge-based projects reinforcing CRAC and Vitae’s position as a key innovator and thought leader in careers and the professional development of researchers, respectively.

In addition to skills and experience appropriate to social/economic research, the post holder will have experience in project management, and be highly organised with a capacity for multi-tasking and a focus on project delivery, with good team working skills, and energy, vision and enthusiasm to achieve successful outcomes. 

To apply send your application with CV and covering letter evidencing how you meet the required experience, and what you can bring to the post no later than 5pm on Friday 21 September 2018 to  or mail to , Office Manager, CRAC, 22 Signet Court, Swanns Road, Cambridge, CB5 8LA.

Successful applicants will be invited for a telephone screening interview on Friday 28 September 2018.

Those through to second interview will be invited to CRAC's office on Thursday 4 October or Friday 5 October 2018.

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