JOB TITLE: Senior Project /Operations Manager (Telecoms)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Warrington
Job Reference : 10836 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Contract Posted : 22/10/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £300 - £350 per day
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Role: Senior Project / Operations Manager (Telecoms) Location: Warrington Duration: Rolling contract but anticipated 12 months + Rate: £300-350 per day Overview: You`ll be responsible for executing project delivery for all works across a number of telecoms deployment projects. Moving forward, you will also take the lead for day to day operational management across a number of different vendor and operator network projects, including all aspects of project delivery and support.


Job Description

Role: Senior Project / Operations Manager (Telecoms)
Location: Warrington
Duration: Rolling contract but anticipated 12 months +
Rate: £300-350 per day.
Start date: Immediate

Overview:
You`ll be responsible for executing project delivery for all works across a number of telecoms deployment projects. Moving forward, you will also take the lead for day to day operational management across a number of different vendor and operator network projects, including all aspects of project delivery and support.

We need a leader - with a real presence and ability to motivate, listen, and CHANGE things

You will ensure operational continuity and smooth execution by implementing proactive delivery management practices. This is a long term requirement and it is essential for this role that you have prior senior management experience within a UK based telecoms network roll out and delivery environment, 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 coordinators to drive performance against delivery targets.
* Ascertain and fulfil Client requirements and expectations within allocated Project.
* Take responsibility for regular Client Liaison and reporting within allocated Project or business stream
* 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 / operations management experience, ideally within the UK or Ireland telecoms industry.
* 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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