JOB TITLE: Senior Project Manager (Telecoms)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Sheffield
Job Reference : 10961 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 27/08/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus
 
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

The Role: Senior Project Manager Location: Sheffield Package: Upto £65,000 & car allowance & bonus & health We are looking to recruit a senior telecoms project manager to deliver a range of connectivity and services projects across a specific region, to public sector customers. Role Purpose To deliver connectivity and services projects in the Yorkshire and Humberside Region and to manage the day to day programme responsibilities of the programme team.


Job Description

The Role: Senior Project Manager
Location: Sheffield
Package: Upto £65,000 & car allowance & bonus & health

We are looking to recruit a senior telecoms project manager to deliver a range of connectivity and services projects across a specific region, to public sector customers.

Role Purpose
To deliver connectivity and services projects in the Yorkshire and Humberside Region and to manage the day to day programme responsibilities of the programme team.

This is going to be a project delivery lead within a fibre network based environment. As such, the role would suit a senior project manager from a tier one telecoms carrier who has a good amount of experience of delivering large scale, complex voice and data solutions across multiple sites.

Key Accountabilities

*Delivery and financial accountability of multiple site voice and data solutions.
*Works closely with Account Managers to assist in any pre-sales requirements, including customer meetings, presentations and Bid responses.
*Manages Customer relationships and expectations keeping the Customer fully informed.
*Ensures regular project progress review meetings take place with the customer enhancing the overall Customer experience.
*Ensures project deliverables are completed on time and within budget.

Essential Knowledge, Experience and Skills
Strong people management skills and a team player with the ability to influence and mentor Project Managers.
Extensive project management experience within the UK telecoms industry.
Experienced communicator and experienced customer facing project skills.
Ability to define, communicate and implement the critical success factors of the project.
Ability to identify, set targets and deliver efficiencies within the project framework.
Commercial awareness and experience of dealing with and resolving contractual issues.
Detailed understanding of the cost and benefits of quality.
Ability to manage change and resolve conflicts.
Prince 2 Practitioner or equivalent
Working knowledge of Microsoft Project.

The company:
National tier one communications company with a strong track record of diverse telecoms solutions, offering a wide and varied solutions portfolio.

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


Job Keywords

Fibre, Network, Prince 2, Project



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

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