JOB TITLE: Senior Project Manager (Telecoms)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : West Yorkshire
Job Reference : 9057 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Contract Posted : 25/10/2012
 
Salary & Benefits : £55000 - £65000 per annum + KPI linked bonus, private health
 
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

We are looking to recruit a number of senior project managers to work for this national telecommunications company based in Bradford. Covering the Yorkshire region, you will play a key part in this customer facing role and will be tasked with the delivery of circuits to around 2000 sites in the region, mainly for local authorities. 12 month fixed term contract to start on a PAYE basis working directly for the company.


Job Description

We are looking to recruit a number of senior project managers to work for this national telecommunications company based in Bradford. Covering the Yorkshire region, you will play a key part in this customer facing role and will be tasked with the delivery of circuits to around 2000 sites in the region, mainly for local authorities.

12 month fixed term contract to start on a PAYE basis working directly for the company.

It is essential you have a detailed knowledge of the end to end delivery of telecoms circuits and the technologies behind them (Ethernet / DSL etc.) so it is highly likely you will have worked for one of the main telecoms licensed operators.

Main functions of the role will involve liaison with customer and internal stakeholders to ensure:

Site Installation KPI`s are met.
Access is available.
Customer requirement is understood and constraints are understood for both internal and external parties.
Detailed reporting process is in place and is followed.

Essential Knowledge, Experience and Skills

Evidence of having directly managed a substantial complex solution project/programme and to have achieved successful delivery of defined project objectives, working in technical and structured project environment within the Telecoms sector.

Ability to talk through the end to end process involved with the delivery of telecoms customer circuits.

Experienced Project/Programme Manager, with the ability to interface across all levels of the business in order to establish strong relationships with key stakeholders and suppliers.

Strong customer facing and interpersonal skills with the ability to employ strong leadership skills especially through matrix management of informal/virtual teams. Proven negotiation, conflict management and influencing skills

Knowledge and understanding of customer networks and applications, and their integration with the company network and technical solutions. Knowledge of KCOM technology and how they operate would be a bonus.

Proven ability to identify both project and business risk and to put in place mitigation plans.

Package includes bonus (15%), 25 days holiday and business expenses. It is essential you have a full driving license and vehicle for customer site visits.

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


Job Keywords

Telecoms, Circuit Delivery, Ethernet, DSL



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

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