JOB TITLE: Project Manager (Telecoms/IT Managed Services)

Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : City of London
Job Reference : 11168 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 19/12/2014
Salary & Benefits : £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

A leading IT, Communications and Technology company are currently recruiting for a Project Manager with previous project management experience in Telecoms for their London branch. The salary on offer is circa £40,000 + Excellent Benefits including 25 days holiday, pension, subsidised travel, BUPA healthcare, dental care, iPhone, Gym and more.

Job Description

Project Manager: Telecoms / IT Managed Services
Location: Central London
Circa £40,000 + Excellent benefits including 25 days holiday, pension, subsidised travel, BUPA healthcare, dental care, iPhone, Gym and more

The Role
Working within the service delivery function, you`ll be joining the team as an experienced Project Manager and will be playing a key part in the successful delivery of cloud based voice and data managed solutions into the UK based corporate sector.
You`ll be working on new customer implementation projects alongside existing customer moves / changes and migrations and as such will be well versed in the implementation of complex IP voice and data projects. The company work with a number of technology platforms including Xaas, cloud, network connectivity, voice and collaboration therefore this role will suit a Project Manager from a similar background such as an ISP/Telco/MSP.
This is a Fast Track 100 technology company that continues to deploy cutting edge technical solutions and as such, while methodology and process is important, this is not a rigid environment so would be expected to demonstrate a flexible approach to suit the particular project and customer requirements.

Skills and Experience:
*Proven track record of the delivery of managed telecoms IP voice and data solutions.
*An understanding of lines, circuits, wires, hardware, enterprise and channel resellers.
*Formal methodology background combined with a think on your feet attitude that allows the project to be delivered on time, and within budget.
*Knowledge and demonstrable experience of project planning processes, techniques and methodologies
*Stakeholder management, negotiation and conflict management skills.
*Ability to manage uncertainty and understand the impact of this on the project; proactive and forward-looking.
*The ability to push back when needed whilst keeping the customer happy.
*Understanding of business drivers and complex organisational designs.
*Ideally has PRINCE 2 or other recognised industry qualification.
*Knowledge of telecoms business planning and provisioning process.
*Ability to interact with technical engineers inside the business and non-technical customers outside of
the company.

The majority of the work will be around the Greater London region but you`ll be expected to work on National projects alongside the rest of the team which means that travel and occasional overnight stays will be part of the role.

The Company
With spacious modern offices based in Central London and exciting plans for the near future; this Fast Track 100 company offers a fantastic opportunity for an experienced yet ambitious Project Manager to take a key role in an expanding and dynamic technology company.

Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.

Job Keywords

Telecoms, Voice, Data, Cloud, Prince 2, Service Delivery

Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Telecommunications recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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