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Project Manager - FTTP / FTTH


We have a new opening for the Derbyshire region - Fibre Project Manager - 50/55k + Car Allow + Co. Bonus

Its a fantastic opportunity to work for one of the leaders in building Gigabit Britain.

Job Overview
This role is an exciting and pivotal Commercial & Community role starting during the intensive construction period in a designated city, creating strong relationships, unearthing opportunities and protecting the company's reputation locally.

As a key member of the city leadership team, the Project Manager leads the project management of a Fibre-to-the-Home (FTTH) city to ensure delivery of the city to set milestones. The Project Manager will work hand in hand with the Delivery Manager to ensure successful completion of the project to these milestones while ensuring KPI's such as time, cost and quality are being achieved.

The role is the primary reporting function in the city, regularly reporting to senior management on progress, risks, issues and mitigation actions, as well as tracking the delivery against key performance metrics such as number of ready for service homes and contractor productivity.

Some of what you will be doing will include:

• Accountable for the transparent and accurate reporting of the overall status and performance of the city/project into the wider business
• Enabling the team to deliver on time and to budget through robust, high quality management process, covering risk mitigation and forecasting
• Collaborating with the city team (Delivery Manager, Marketing Manager, City Manager) to ensure a smooth and effective roll-out
• Supporting the city delivery team (including contractors) on scheduling of works
• Establishing, managing and weekly (or as required) reporting of project Highlights throughout the project lifecycle to the management team
• Accountable for accurate tracking of status of a city into the wider business
• Maintaining the end to end city project plan
• Reporting multiple work streams for deploying FTTH, FTTP and Metro network
• Monitoring, reporting and escalating issues within projects with risk mitigation management and recovery plans in place to minimise any affects
• Providing accurate weekly reporting on progress, risks encountered and/or forecasted, costs incurred to date, capturing WIP including Risk estimations and forecasted Cost to Complete to the PMO and City Construction Manager
• Responsible for setting priorities for the project to achieve successful completion of set milestones, whilst ensuring that KPI’s such as Time, Cost and Quality are being achieved
• Supporting the City team in achieving success, with accurate assessment of project progress, advising on recovery from a project perspective.
• Through a close working relationship with Commercial and Operations teams, identifying at the earliest opportunity risks to delivering the budget, supplier and/ or overhead cost impacting upon the project
• Repeated Log and share key lessons learned to enable continuous improvement across all projects
• Responsible for log and control changes and deviations to the delivery programme
• Ensuring action plans are in place and are being delivered to resolve issues and mitigate risks
• Ensuring delivery plans are achievable and are being accurately tracked

To be successful in this role you’ll need:

• Proven track record in delivering medium to large multi-site client projects with experience of managing capital budgets extending to 20M
• Strong leadership skills and the ability to set good example to others
• The ability to present to senior management, clients and stakeholders
• Ability to negotiate suitable outcomes that mitigate project risk
• Good understanding of telecoms fibre optic networks
• Commercial awareness and previous experience in project accounting
• Ability to demonstrate experience and working knowledge of CDM Regulations
• Project management qualifications e.g. Prince 2 Practitioner or APM
• Institution of occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) – Managing Safely
• Degree Level or 7 years’ Project Management experience gained within a telecoms (or other suitable) environment
• Full Clean Driving Licence Conex Europe Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy

Additional Information

Location: Derby
Industry: Telecommunications
Salary: 50000 - 55000 per annum + + Car Allowance + Co. Bonus + Benefits
Position Type: Permanent
Ref: PM Derby

Contact Information

Andy Evenden
01708 716880


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