Join our team!


Looking for a new challenge? The EIRA Directorate team are looking to appoint a Programme Manager to join our thriving office based at the University of Essex’s beautiful Colchester campus set in acres of parkland.

We’re approaching an exciting time for the EIRA project and the Programme Manager will be responsible for delivering on the detailed project plan and is a critical role in co-ordinating the activities of the EIRA programme. They will be the primary contact point for EIRA programme project management, and co-ordinate activities with other university and external partners. The post-holder will be required to work autonomously and take responsibility for key areas of activity.

The EIRA Programme Manager will be an experienced project manager with a track record in budget management, establishing and maintaining appropriate monitoring and reporting systems and providing support for project.  Educated to graduate level and with a formal project management qualification, the postholder will have strong communication skills, a high level of integrity, be self-motivated and able to work to competing deadlines.

The closing date for applications is 26/08/19 and you can apply online through this link.