Jobs in Cambridgeshire

We work directly with Cambridgeshire County Council and also a number of private sector organisations to fill temporary and permanent vacancies across various locations in Cambridgeshire.

Some of our most frequently filled jobs are shown below, but by registering with us today, you’ll receive notifications on all jobs that we are recruiting to, for the categories that interest you.

Service Analyst

As a Service Analyst for Cambridgeshire County Council through Opus Cambridgeshire, you will respond to the multiple service and contract queries raised daily, using detailed analysis to get to the core of issues and working with suppliers and

Temporary
Initially three months/covering increasing workload
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£14.38 per hour

Interim Chief Internal Auditor (CCC)

The Internal Audit and Risk Management service is a shared service led by Milton Keynes Council providing services across Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire and Milton Keynes. We are looking for an experienced and effective strategic lead for the

Temporary
6 months interim
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
Contact us, Negotiable

Head of Procurement

As Head of Procurement for Cambridgeshire County Council through Opus Cambridgeshire, you will inject fresh ideas and pioneer new ways of working to the Service aligned to our corporate priorities. Review the current needs and spearhead change that

Temporary
Three months initially/to be extended up to nine months
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
Contact us, £400 – £500 per day umbrella/£300 - £380 per day PAYE – Inside IR35

Brokerage Officer (Care Co-ordinator)

As a Brokerage Officer for Cambridgeshire County Council through Opus Cambridgeshire, you will focus on the Discharge to Assess (D2A) service across three acute sites (Addenbrookes, Hinchingbrooke and Peterborough City Hospital) to coordinate care

Temporary
13 weeks initially/covering increase in workload
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£11.50 per hour, PAYE

Contract Officer

As a Contract Officer for Cambridgeshire County Council through Opus Cambridgeshire, you will support Commissioners and Contract Managers, monitoring contracts to ensure the performance of Adult Care provision across contracts and thus ensure value

Temporary
Initially three months following restructure/role to be filled permanently
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£15.78 per hour

COVID Test Site Manager

The Team Leader is responsible for the overall on-site operations of the mobile test site, including oversight of initial geographical site set up, delivery of testing services, ensuring adherence to health and safety protocol and day-to-day

Temporary
3 Months
Part-time
Cambridgeshire
£17.53 per hour

Contact Tracing Specialist (x5)

As a Contact Tracing Specialist for Cambridgeshire County Council through Opus Cambridgeshire, you will lead community covid-19 outbreaks across a range of settings, but particularly schools, early years and vulnerable groups settings. In addition,

Temporary
Three months initially
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£15.78 per hour

Isolation Support Advisors

As an Isolation Support Advisor for Cambridgeshire County Council through Opus Cambridgeshire you will carry out telephone interviews and provide advice on self-isolation and the sources of community support that are available. You will work

Temporary
Three months initially
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£10.41 per hour, PAYE

Test and Trace Programme Manager

As a Test and Trace Programme Manager for Cambridgeshire County Council through Opus Cambridgeshire, you will provide project management support to all local Test and Trace activity within Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. The role will be required

Temporary
Initially three months until March 2021
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£22.60 per hour, PAYE

Administration Assistant – Insurance

As an Administration Assistant for Cambridgeshire County Council through Opus Cambridgeshire, you will provide high quality administrative support to the claims and underwriting services of the Insurance Team.   Working from home/Shire Hall,

Temporary
Initially three months
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£10.41 per hour

Communications Manager

As a Communications Manager for Cambridgeshire County Council through Opus Cambridgeshire, you will manage communications and marketing for a high profile public transport project under the Greater Cambridge Partnership. Working from home/Shire

Temporary
Until end of December 2020, possibly extended into the New Year
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£19.93 per hour, PAYE

Business Support Officer/Administrator – Outbreak Management

As a Business Support Officer/Administrator for Cambridgeshire County Council through Opus Cambridgeshire, you will support the single point of contact (SPOC) shared inbox that receives all outbreak notifications on Covid-19 and provide

Temporary
13 weeks/until position filled permanently
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
£10.41 per hour, enhanced rates for Saturday/Sunday Working

Administrators – Cambridgeshire County Council

We are regularly seeking administrators/business support officers to provide temporary administrative support to a number of teams/directorates within Cambridgeshire County Council. Responsibilities may vary between each individual role, however a

Temporary
Various
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
From £9.81 to £10.41 per hour

Business Support Officers – Cambridgeshire County Council

We are regularly looking for business support officers to work within Cambridgeshire County Council. The aim of this role is to provide administrative and secretarial support to teams within the council, in order to enable the council to deliver a

Temporary
Various
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
From £10.41 to £12.95 per hour

Social Worker – Adult’s Services – Cambridgeshire County Council

We are seeking experienced Qualified Social Workers for locum assignments across various teams in Cambridgeshire County Council Adult’s Services. We are looking for committed and enthusiastic professionals to deliver and provide social work

Temporary
3 months initially
Full-time
Cambridgeshire
From £28.00 to £32.00 per hour

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Testimonials

“The team are really friendly and reliable. Due to my studies, I’ve been temping for a few years now, and I have never had an issue of finding temp work through Opus. I highly recommend them.”

Rachel Day, Business Support Officer

‘”I have found Opus People Solutions to be effective and efficient. Staff in the team take good care to help candidates and managers, with accurate information and advice.”

Balwinder Kaur, Interim Assistant Director

“Opus was very helpful in the recruitment process, I was lucky enough to get a placement within the council instantly. The team are incredibly friendly and are always happy to help.”

Jamaal Guthrie, Customer Service Advisor

“I have had great success working with Opus on our recruitment requirements. The level of success we have experienced working with Opus and sourcing and filling our vacancies, has been excellent. I have built up a brilliant working relationship with them, they have taken the time to fully understand our business and recruitment needs.”

Hannah Pittock, Schools’ Choice

“After I left college I was a temporary worker with Opus for nearly 2 years. About 4 months into my last assignment, I was offered to take the role permanently! I would highly recommend Opus to anybody. Their customer service is great, they’re very reliable, friendly, considerate and approachable!”

Josh Douglas, Learning Development Co-ordinator

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Working at Cambridgeshire

Opus’ Cambridge based recruitment team work closely with Cambridgeshire County Council and various private sector businesses to fill temporary and permanent vacancies.

Our dedicated recruitment consultants have considerable experience in the recruitment industry, both in the public and private sectors with a track record of delivering success. We work directly with our candidates’ and clients’ best interests in mind and are committed to placing candidates in a role where they can thrive.

Whether it’s temporary, permanent, full-time, part-time, public sector or private sector work you are looking for, our Cambridgeshire recruitment team are on hand to help find the right job for you.