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Project Manager - Telecoms

Job Title: Project Manager - Telecoms
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
REF: PP/P/CK/PMT_1645461971
Contact Name: Chaitra Katkar
Contact Email:
Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

Project Manager
Hybrid working - 1 or 2 days a week in the office

The Role:

MBNL's transmission team are seeking a Project Manager who will be responsible for the delivery of a series of projects, programmes and activities on behalf of our shareholders as either shared or unilateral requirements.

We are actively encouraging applications from industries outside of telecommunications, if you have the ability to oversee the delivery of multiple fast paced projects and have worked in a technical environment, we would love to hear from you.

What you can expect to be doing:

  • Accountable for the management and successful delivery of specific projects to the agreed time, cost and quality targets.
  • Responsible for establishing and maintaining projects within the overall programme to shareholder requirements and maximising the delivery of benefit to the shareholders.
  • The proactive planning, monitoring, management and reporting of project/programme progress. Chairing and managing the respective meeting forums and governance control points for effective communication and timely reporting of key information.
  • The proactive management of all programme interdependencies, risks and issues. Initiating corrective action, recovery plans and intervention to achieve successful delivery of the programme.
  • The proactive management of the project/programme budget, forecasting, monitoring and reporting spend against the delivery of benefit to the shareholders through the MBNL governance and commercial processes. The proactive identification and implementation of efficiency and cost saving initiatives.
  • As the day-to-day agent of the Senior Responsible Owner, responsible for project/programme governance including budget, progress reporting and stakeholder communication.
  • The continuous improvement of Project/Programme Management methodology and capability in MBNL by sharing best practice and striving towards excellent execution.

What we are looking for:

  • Project Management experience
  • An understanding of continuous improvement and how to drive initiatives to implement change
  • Ability to communicate on many levels and build positive relationships and to use these to socialise and influence stakeholders
  • Prince 2 qualification
  • Telecom's experience - Desirable
  • Knowledge of network technologies

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