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Top job! Connecting Scotland Project Manager

  • Full time
  • £34,262 – £39,400
  • Glasgow, Edinburgh or Inverness - currently home based due to Covid restrictions*
  • Closing 4th December 2020

  • Advertised from 26th November 2020
  • 35 hours per week. Fixed term to 31 March 2021.


Do you have a strong understanding of both PRINCE2 and Agile project management methodologies? Are you passionate about the benefits that technology can bring?

We are seeking an experienced project manager to support the delivery of the Connecting Scotland programme.

Connecting Scotland is a major programme developed as a result of the pandemic to support people who are digitally excluded to get online. Working with hundreds of partners in communities across Scotland, people are provided with a combination of devices, internet connectivity and digital skills support to help them with learning, life and work during the pandemic. Connecting Scotland is funded by the Scottish Government and supported by all Scotland’s Local Authorities, as well as hundreds of organisations from across the public, private and third sectors.

This role would lead planning and management activity with the SCVO delivery team, liaising with the Scottish Government Programme Management Office as well as monitoring and reporting to the relevant governance boards.

We would welcome secondments from other organisations to this temporary role. An ability to start quickly is crucial.

*Location:SCVO staff are currently working from home. If our offices reopen before the end of March, this role could be based in any of our Glasgow, Edinburgh or Inverness offices, with the option to work from home for some of the working week.

Application notes

Please send your CV and covering letter to by 12 noon on Friday 4th December.

Interviews will be held using zoom.