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Strategic Planning and Collaborations Manager

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Sector: HR
  • Contact: Jack Heather
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01603615511
  • Job Ref: SF53996
How would you like the chance to represent one of the prestigious university departments for the world famous University of Cambridge? Do you have skills in contract management and strategic planning that you are looking to put to good use? Our client is now looking for a Strategic Planning and External Collaborations Manager that will take the department to next level!

Reporting directly to the Directorate, you’ll be meeting with current and prospective researchers and research organisations, as you discuss and formulate the future strategic needs for the department. You’ll also be contributing to strategy and policy to inform decisions on future collaboration and service agreements, as well overall strategic capacity of the estate over the short, medium and long term.

This brand new role would suit someone with a fantastic track record in developing, negotiating, and executing legal other contractual agreements, with proven experience in preparing and presenting senior committee papers, and that is confident in their costing and financial proposals skills.

There’s some great benefits to be had in the role, including:
  • £40K to £50K salary.
  • 41 days holiday (including bank holiday).
  • An incredibly generous pension scheme.
  • Access to world-leading mental health support and university facilities.
  • A range of discounts across local, national, and online stores.
So if you’re looking for the opportunity to really step up and take the lead on the contracts that will steer the future direction of the department, then this is the role for you.

Interested? Get in touch with Jack at Select Specialist Recruitment for a confidential discussion, or apply now!