Project Manager - Telecoms

Orion Group
£40k - £60k pa + additional benefits
08 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Project Manager (Telecoms)

South East, Flexible (with travel to Reading or Havant office when required)

Salary: Flexible, depending on experience, plus car/allowance and annual bonus.

We're happy to talk about flexible working patterns and will consider full-time or part time working

Our client owns and operates one of the largest telecoms networks spanning the entire UK. Specialising in the provision of high capacity Ethernet, managed wavelengths, managed fibre and co-location services for service providers whose businesses depend upon the availability and performance of their cloud, IT and network services.

With an extensive portfolio of Layer 2 connectivity and a flexible approach to network configuration, we react efficiently to customer requests, providing prompt responses to quotations, delivery schedules and quick, live provision of services.

Due to growth, a fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Project Manager to join the existing team in Reading to help us deliver telecommunications projects to a wide range of clients across the UK to time and to budget, ensuring we exceed our customer's expectations.

You will be responsible for managing multiple projects from design through delivery to handover including managing the daily activities of internal and contractor resource, as well as project documentation, financial reporting, process management and escalation management to appropriate standards.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are a must for this role as you will be liaising with customers, Project Managers and other stakeholders to provide regular updates and reviews, as well as dealing with escalated problems and managing customer's expectations.

We are looking for candidates who can display a high level of confidence, be able to demonstrate initiative and have the ability to work flexibly within the team in order to ensure that we are delivering projects to time and budget.

You will be experienced in the management of projects deploying telecoms technologies including fibre optics, Voice, Video, Ethernet, Data & Transmission Systems and a proven experience of managing Corporate and Commercial customers. An understanding of health and safety requirements including knowledge of the Construction Design and Management Regulations is advantageous. If you are self-motivated, have a full driving licence and can demonstrate a strong focus on personal and corporate safety and are flexible in your approach to work, then we want to hear from you.

In return, we can offer you a competitive salary package and an attractive benefits package, including pension, share plans, a generous leave entitlement (with options to purchase additional leave), reductions on energy, phone and broadband bills, plus a host of other rewards and lifestyle benefits.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.

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