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Senior Transmission Delivery Manager - Telecoms, Mobile

Job Title: Senior Transmission Delivery Manager - Telecoms, Mobile
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: A.S.A.P
REF: AC/80223_1578062998
Contact Name: Amanda Cager
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Work for a leader within the telecoms industry that offers a flexible working policy and is based in a great location just seconds from Reading Train Station.

Great culture and working environment along with salary and benefits to include car allowance and a bonus scheme.

We are looking for a Principal Delivery Manager to join the TX Deployment function who will be responsible for the delivery of a series of projects, programmes and activities. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing a team of Delivery Managers tasked with delivering network upgrade projects to time, cost and quality.

Role Purpose:

  • Managing a high performing team of Delivery Managers and responsible for one or more Principal Contractors within the TX Delivery space.
  • Virtual management of internal cross functional teams, as well as external Transmission Suppliers.
  • Successful delivery of network site infrastructure to design and HSQA standards.
  • Maintain Network continuity in accordance with Operational safeguards.
  • Liaison with Shareholder teams to exploit synergies between deployment activities.
  • Responsible for intensely managing the day-to-day delivery of Suppliers, 3rd parties against contracted time, cost and quality obligations.
  • Undertaking direct intervention to investigate underperformance, instigate recovery initiatives and intensely manage the recovery of delivery performance.
  • Manage Supplier delivery via regular review, meetings and reporting.
  • Regular budget reforecasting working.
  • Highlight potential risks to projects and mitigate as necessary.
  • Challenge the status quo, keep abreast of the external market and use this to drive improvements, continuous improvements and learning

Requirements to be successful in this role:

  • Leadership experience, with a proven ability to drive delivery across organisational departments, and from 3rd party suppliers.
  • Good understanding of TX processes and cross-functional dependencies.
  • Natural ability to challenge and influence key stakeholders.
  • Understanding of the numerous functional deliverables (Acquisition, RAN, TX Deployment, Ops).
  • Experience of motivating and managing outsource Suppliers.

For finer details on the role please contact Amanda Cager - - 01628 762270.

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