Job opportunity: Digital project manager

Job opportunity: Digital project manager

This job position is within the chief executives directorate - digital, IT and internal transactions service 


Grade 10 - £34,373 to £36,371 per annum 


37 hours per week 



About the job 

This is an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated, enthusiastic, hardworking individual to join our digital team.   You will be joining Newcastle under Lyme Borough Council at an exciting time as we develop and improve our digital presence.

We are looking to recruit a Digital Project Manager to support the work of the digital team.  Within this role, you will manage a variety of projects.   

These projects have been identified by the One Council Transformation Programme as key area for improvement of council services and efficiency savings.

You will:

  • contribute towards shaping the future direction of our digital services. 
  • develop the use of new technology in innovative ways to facilitate and streamline council services and processes. 
  • support services through change and the development of new processes. 

Why work for us? 

Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council is located in a very attractive and affordable part of the West Midlands, equidistant from Manchester and Birmingham.  Our vision is to provide good local services, a prosperous borough, and safe and welcoming places for all. 

✔️ We are committed to being a fair and inclusive place to work where everyone can achieve their potential.
✔️ We are focussed on the wellbeing of our people.
✔️ Together we can help to make a difference to our community - we offer 'jobs with purpose'. 

Do your values align with ours?  Read further information on our values, culture and behaviours

We offer a competitive range of benefits including; access to the local government pension scheme, minimum 23 days annual leave and 5 days extra after 5 years' service, flexible working and family friendly policies, local and national high street discounts, green travel scheme including a cycle to work scheme, 24 hour employee assistance and counselling services, flu vaccination service plus development and training opportunities.  View our full range of employee benefits and check out our 'working for us' video. 


For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Audrey Clowes, Digital Business Manager, on (01782) 742663.

Closing date

5pm on Monday 23 May 2022. 

(Should we receive a large number of applications, then this post could close sooner than the date stated). 

Supporting documents and information 

Download the job description and person specification

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