JOB TITLE: Project Delivery Lead (Mobile Telecoms)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Warrington
Job Reference : 10610 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Contract Posted : 17/09/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £250 - £270 per day
 
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

Role: Project Delivery Lead Location: Warrington Duration: Rolling contract but anticipated 12 months + Rate: £260-270 per day on a LTD company basis. Start date: Immediate Overview: Working under a lead project manager, you will be responsible for leading the team executing project delivery for all works on I&C based network roll out projects on for one of the main UK operators and vendors.


Job Description

Role: Project Delivery Lead
Location: Warrington
Duration: Rolling contract but anticipated 12 months +
Rate: £260-280 per day on a LTD company basis.
Start date: Immediate

Overview:
Working under a lead project manager, you will be responsible for executing project delivery for all works on an I&C project across the UK. You`ll be responsible for driving the performance of a team of project engineers, 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 one of the major vendors in the UK (Huawei, Ericsson or NSN) on UK based mobile projects would be an advantage.

It is essential for this role that you have prior project delivery experience within UK based network roll out and delivery projects, along with assumed people management skills.

Responsibilities

* Lead a team of project engineers to drive performance against delivery targets.
* Ascertain and fulfill Client requirements and expectations within allocated Project.
* Take responsibility for regular Client Liaison and reporting within allocated Project.
* Scheduling, forecasting and progress tracking.
* Run and liaise with Technical Services' field teams.
* Controlling and optimising KPI's
* Ensure accurate database management.
* Feedback / communication to the Team and ensuring the 'Go No Go' meetings are attended and any issues raised are dealt with.
* Take responsibility for ensuring that EH&S standards are maintained across the Project.
* Ensure delivery performance objectives are achieved.
* Assist in the Supervision, Coaching and development of the Staff of the Department.


Essential skills:
* Recent, in depth project delivery experience, ideally within the UK or Ireland mobile industry but we will consider UK based telecoms roll out projects.
* Formal project management methodology such as Prince 2
* Extensive management experience linked to service delivery (Within the telecoms industry)

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


Job Keywords

LTE, Roll Out, Delivery, RAN, Prince 2, PMP, Huawei, Ericsson, NSN, Beacon



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

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