JOB TITLE: Delivery Manager- Telecoms


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Newbury
Job Reference : 11385SM Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Contract Posted : 24/03/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £275 - £300 per day
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Delivery Manager- Telecoms Location- Newbury on site with Vodafone Duration- Rolling Contract but anticipated 12months + Rate- £275- £300 per day on a LTD basis The Role The Delivery Manager- Telecoms role is responsible for the co-ordination and leadership of a project teams, I&C/Rigging teams, to deliver project[s] on time, within budget and to quality standards.


Job Description

Delivery Manager- Telecoms
Location- Newbury on site with Vodafone
Duration- Rolling Contract but anticipated 12months +
Rate- £275- £300 per day on a LTD basis

The Role
The Delivery Manager- Telecoms role is responsible for the co-ordination and leadership of a project teams, I&C/Rigging teams, to deliver project[s] on time, within budget and to quality standards. Working alongside a lead project manager, the Delivery Manager- Telecoms will be responsible for executing delivery for all works on a network roll out project across London. You`ll be responsible for driving the performance of the rigging and I&C teams, so people management skills and leadership would be high on the list of priorities. You will ensure operational continuity and smooth execution by implementing proactive delivery management practices. This is a long term requirement and prior experience of working for or alongside Ericsson and Vodafone on UK based mobile projects would be required.

It is essential for this role that you have prior operations management / delivery experience within UK based network roll out and field operations delivery, along with assumed people management skills. The role would also best suit a manager that comes from either a rigging, or I&C background.

Need to Do
CREW MANAGEMENT
The effective leadership and management of project team[s], including the development of team[s] and individuals in partnership with HR and other departments
Ensure project team has the necessary safety training/inductions to undertake site work
Implementation of the performance management system
Assisting and supporting the team in the implementation and recording of training

OPERATIONAL
Implementation and maintenance of relevant approved processes, procedures, health and safety and technical standards and ensure their consistency with requirements of other departments
Management of the relevant sub-contractors, monitor performance in terms of time, cost, quality and health & safety
Ensure familiarity of client specifications and update and audit sites accordingly
Troubleshooting and overcoming issues that arise on site
Undertake all necessary actions and support to facilitate achievement of delivery team targets in terms of time [programme], cost and quality

HEALTH & SAFETY
*Ensure all project activities/project team are fully compliant with the Company Safety Management System and relevant statutory regulations
*Preparation of all necessary documentation e.g. H&S Plan, Site Survey checklist, Materials List (if applicable), Site Completion Pack (if applicable)
*Ensure that sub-contractors have received appropriate safety training and receive regular audits to ensure compliance
*Ensure that project team are wearing the correct and specified personal protective equipment [PPE]
*Review safety inspections for sites and liaise with the Safety Officer to ensure that any recurring problems are rectified by the Crew Leaders

ENVIRONMENT
*Ensure all project activities/project team are fully compliant with all the requirements of the Environmental Management System
*Responsible for ensuring all works are carried out in compliance with company's environmental standard i.e. site waste disposal, materials used - refer to SHEQ-1003 and SHEQ-1022 for listing of Environmental *Aspects and Hazardous substances used in the company

COMMERCIAL AWARENESS
*Ensure thorough understanding of project commercials
*Preparation of site specific client quotations
*Preparation, agreement and tracking of quotations for variations with client in conjunction with the Senior PM
*Capturing commercial variations that arise on site
*Evaluation and Certification of all relevant supplier and sub-contractor invoices
*Preparation of P&L accounts for individual sites to track commercial performance
*Delivery of KPI's with nominal Additional Works and stringent adherence to Health and Safety/Quality protocols

COMMUNICATION
*Attend client war rooms as and when required
*Update client on the site progress

The Candidate
The ideal Delivery Manager- Telecoms will have;

*Project Management Accreditation desirable
*Strong understanding of project methodology
*Good Technical understanding of Telecommunications Industry essential
*Understanding of the industry Health & Safety requirements essential
*Excellent Commercial aptitude
*Excellent oral and written communications skills
*Strong leadership and coaching skills
*Strong organisational ability with experience in MS Project or similar project tools
*Proven people skills in delivery of project KPI's and experience in customer facing role
*Commercially focused and able to deliver project KPI's on time, on budget and according to quality metrics
*Focused on ensuring delivery right first time
*Able to understand and meet client expectations in line with project scope
*Self-starter who can operate effectively in a dynamic and fast paced organization
*Able to build and maintain good relationships with key project stakeholders
*Provides effective direction and guidance to project team
*Solutions focused and process orientated

The Company
The Delivery Manager- Telecoms will work for leading provider of engineering services to the telecommunications and utility sector

The Package
Contract Rate- £275- £300 per day on a LTD basis
Long term rolling contract


Job Keywords

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