Cambridge Sustainable Food (CSF) is seeking a dynamic and proactive Senior Project Manager to oversee and develop our current projects. The Senior Project Manager will be instrumental in driving forward CSF’s initiatives and ensuring the effective delivery of projects across multiple areas. This is a full-time position on a 1-year fixed term contract with potential for extension, offering a competitive salary of £30,000 – £33,444 per year (pro rata). The successful candidate will possess strong project management, communication, and networking skills, and will play a pivotal role in continuing the excellent work of this inspirational Community Interest Company.


To Manage and develop the current projects of CSF within the context of the Sustainable Food Places Framework, and within the strategy decided by the Cambridge Sustainable Food Partnership Board.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Develop, manage, and deliver existing projects and work currently in Cambridge City and South Cambs eg: climate projects, growing projects, events and festivals including ensuring legal compliance eg: risk assessments.
  2. Developing and maintaining great relationships with partner organisations both local and national. Liaise and work with a wide range of stakeholders inc: schools, community groups, voluntary sector and local authorities


About Cambridge Sustainable Food

Cambridge Sustainable Food CIC (CSF) is a non-profit organisation working to build a fairer, more sustainable food system which supports the community and the environment. We believe in the power of food for change. Our vision is for a fairer and more resilient local food system.

To apply please send your CV and a covering letter of no more than 2 A4 sides outlining how you meet the person specification and why you are interested in this role. Please send to: lara@cambridgesustainablefood.org

Download job description and person spec here.

Deadline for applications: 5pm on 3rd of May 2024

Interviews will take place on 9th/10th May 2024.