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 GO-EV Project Lead

An exciting opportunity has arisen as a Project Lead for the GO-EV project which is nearing conclusion and currently has funding until December 2021.  The GO-EV project has installed over 30 electric vehicle charging points across all 5 inhabited islands on the Isles of Scilly and is in the process of testing and launching a car share scheme - more information on the project can be found on our car share page.

The Project Lead will be responsible for overseeing the final tasks of the project and working with the Technical Lead to ensure a successful roll out of the car share scheme.  Tasks will include:

  • Managing the final elements of the installation programme and ensuring successful contract completion with our installer

  • Overseeing successful design and procurement of any remaining installation and equipment requirements for the project

  • Ensuring successful systems integration of chargers, electric vehicles, solar systems and meters with back end software systems to enable innovation outcomes and legacy systems operation

  • Assisting the Project Manager with final development of the operating model for the car share scheme

  • Ensuring good communications between all project partners including attending meetings and producing briefing materials

  • Working with the Project Manager to ensure that final requirements with funders and project compliance and paperwork has been completed

We are looking for someone with the following skill set:

  • Excellent project management skills with the ability to prioritise tasks and work autonomously

  • Ability to understand complex technical info and desirably a background and understanding of systems integration

  • Good stakeholder management and ability to communicate well with both project partners and the wider community on the Isles of Scilly

  • Experience of good contract management is desirable

  • Ability to draft good written content for funders, stakeholders and car share customers


The role is based on the Isles of Scilly with the need to be located on the islands


For an informal chat, please call Jim Wrigley on 07894 327 147


To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to  


Application deadline:  1pm, Friday 11th June 2021

Reports to:           GO-EV Project Manager

Contract fixed term:  December 2021 (with possibility of extension subject to funding)

Contracted hours:     30 hours per week, flexible working pattern optional

Salary:               £32,000 per annum