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Project Director FTTx / Telecoms Project Director
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Recruiter: BluetownOnline Ltd
Listed on: 18th April
Location: Birmingham
Salary/Rate: £65000 - £75000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: IRISSED-03_1555575782_expired
Contact Name: Bluetown Online

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Job Title: Project Director FTTxLocation: Birmingham / Sheffield / ReadingSalary: NegotiableThe Company:This independent company delivers Telecommunications services across Mobile, Fixed and Optical Networks. They use a proven delivery model that operates globally in partnership with a leading telecoms company.Their expertise lies in the implementation of E2E delivery services in all sectors of the telecommunications industry, specializing in mobile, fixed and optical networks. Drawing on extensive experience and knowledge in large scale multivendor environments to deliver high quality projects and solutions that satisfy their customers and importantly their end user.Job Purpose:To have responsibility and accountability for all project delivery, financial and operational activities, to set-up and manage project structure / organisation also establish key KPI's and programme targets, to interface with all key stakeholders ensuring deliverable are met as per agreed scope, and manage delivery against budget and targets.Key Responsibilities:Delivering a customer focused service delivery engagement model and project scope and planEstablish delivery team for large FTTH deploymentProduce technical analytical reports showing trend analysisAttending ad-hoc customer meetings as requiredIdentifying areas for improvement and service innovationProducing and updating processes and procedures, including associated documentation in alignment with company Mode of Operation and customer requirementsEnsuring appropriate project and function SLAs and KPIs are implemented and achievedResponsible for setting and managing departmental and operational P&L, KPIs and targetsResponsible for supporting strategic partnerships with third-party suppliersResponsible for weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual customer Packs for project delivery and Governance, including ad-hoc reports and Route Cause AnalysisContinual Service Improvement Initiatives across the project team and supplier landscapeResponsible for achieving Customer Satisfaction targetsSupport and drive the sales performance and opportunities and develop the portfolio, to include involvement with customer presentations and tender responsesEstablish and manage high-level relationships with local authoritiesKey Requirements:Strong negotiation skillsDemonstrate a high-level of knowledge of FTTH, design, delivery, fibre technology, street works civilsLeadership: the ability to set direction, act decisively and influence effectivelyPeople management: the ability to manage people, both directly and through others, motivating individuals to develop themselves while successfully delivering business prioritiesDemonstrates Business and Resource Planning, using techniques to support projects, tenders, and business caseBe able to represent their department and adapt their style to meet the needs of different audiencesProblem-solving - considering and evaluating all relevant factors and then making a decision based on own conclusionsRelationship builder - enjoy sharing ideas, discussing issues and valuing the input of peers and colleaguesExceptional organisation and communication skills together with proven leadership capabilitiesAble to adapt proactively to the demands of a fast-changing environment and develop new skills and processesProven budget capability to use methods and techniques to operate within agreed budget level. Capability to minimise costs and cost-effectivenessIT skills - full office suite to include MS Projects, Visio, ExcelPrince2 / Agile PMExcellent technical and commercial awareness, with a proven track record in a similar roleExperience in Telecommunications fixed line with high level exposure within the vendor / operator environmentPlease click the APPLY button to send your CV and Covering Letter for this role.Candidates with experience of; Projects Director, Telecoms Project Director, Head of Projects, Prince2, Agile PM, MSP and Telecommunications Projects Director may also be considered for this role.