JOB TITLE: Project Delivery Manager (Mobile Networks)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Warrington
Job Reference : 10747 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Contract Posted : 04/06/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £270 - £280 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

Overview: Working under the operations director, you will be responsible for executing project delivery for all works on the Huawei business stream for Project Beacon. 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 one of the major vendors in the UK (Huawei, Ericsson or NSN) on UK based mobile projects would be an advantage, but particular Huawei experience (As a customer or employee within a project based environment) would be a significant advantage.


Job Description

Role: Project Delivery Manager
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 the operations director, you will be responsible for executing project delivery for all works on the Huawei business stream for Project Beacon.

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 one of the major vendors in the UK (Huawei, Ericsson or NSN) on UK based mobile projects would be an advantage, but particular Huawei experience (As a customer or employee within a project based environment) would be a significant 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, including the ability to manage more junior delivery leaders.

Responsibilities

* Lead a team of project engineers, delivery leads and project co ordinators 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.
* With Technical Services Manager support, begin to implement and enforce company procedure in respect of QA to maintain the Company's ISO 9001 registration
* Ensure delivery performance objectives are achieved.
* Assist in the Supervision, Coaching and development of the Staff of the Department.
* Line management responsibility for the project team.

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

Prince 2, PMP, LTE, 4G, Huawei, Ericsson, Vodafone



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

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