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PROJECT MANAGER - TELEPHONY - LOCAL COUNCIL - LONDON

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Recruiter: REED Global
Listed on: 3rd July
Location: North London
Salary/Rate: £400 - £460
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP

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A local authority currently requires a Project Manager with experience of upgrading WAN services and delivering Telephony projects, ideally within local authority or public sector enviroments. This role will be paying up to £460 per day via Umbrella and will be an initial 3 month contract.

What is Required

  • Experience of managing infrastructure projects including delivery of new and upgraded WAN services to multiple locations - knowledge of leased line, IPVPN, Fibre, ADSL a strong advantage
  • Has delivered WAN upgrades in partnership with leased line providers - experience of working with telecommunications 3rd parties
  • Has experience of delivering network upgrade projects across multiple customer sites - experience of multiple technology vendors
  • Delivered IP Voice upgrade projects - successfully migrated and upgraded clients to new voice solutions
  • Delivery of modern workplace IM and presence collaboration tools
  • Has managed and led technical resources and co-ordinated and created project work packages
  • Knowledge of delivering Avaya IP Phone solutions - ideally Avaya Workplace
  • Knowledge of experience of delivering multi-site Network upgrades utilising Cisco technologies - Switching and routing migrations
  • Data centre migration projects
  • Knowledge of security and FW appliances

Must have Project Management skills:

  • End to end project delivery experience - full lifecycle management
  • Demonstrable experience working in an IT environment and experience of managing infrastructure projects
  • Define project scope, goals and deliverables
  • Prince2 certified or holds an equivalent project management qualification
  • Agile and waterfall delivery methodology experience
  • Full project budget ownership - can manage project spend and provide full financial forecast
  • Experience of effective Risk and Issue Management - can demonstrate through examples of producing and managing RAID logs
  • Can lead project activities by coordinating others to undertake the work, as well as contributing to the delivery of tasks, when relevant and appropriate

If you have the experience to carry out this role, then please do apply using your most up to date profile. Please do send your CV in the first instance. If you do not hear back with 48 hours, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.