Infrastructure Project Manager

Recruiter
Six Degrees Group
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Working as a Senior Infrastructure Project Manager for our financial clients. You will be client facing, producing documentation and working with the full suite of our products. This is a very fast paced environment with 5+ projects on at any one time. The ideal candidate would have worked their way from a Technical/Infrastructure Engineer role into a Project Management position and see this as the next step up in responsibilities.

Six Degrees Group is a privately owned managed data services provider serving UK mid-market customers. The Group has a converged services portfolio – including datacentre, connectivity, voice and cloud offerings – designed to help companies meet the challenges of a connected, always-on world.

Responsibilities:

Draft and articulate the PID and associated project documentation as required.Effectively communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion.Plan and schedule project activities using appropriate tools.Monitor progress and make sure costs, timescales and quality standards are metTrack project milestones and deliverables.Keep track of progress reports from the team, analyse results, and troubleshoot problem areas.Develop best practices and tools for project execution and management.Keep senior managers and clients up to date with progressEnsure that detailed requirements are fully documented and agreed with the stakeholdersEstimate the resources required to achieve project goals.Work closely with Sales Support and Contract Admin teams to ensure that internal policies are adhered to.Identify and document risks and issues and ensure that project issues are escalated.Develop and deliver highlight reports to management.Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises, and devise contingency plans.Key Skills:

Essential

At least 3 years’ experience working within a similar Infrastructure Project Delivery type role and previous hands on technical abilities.

Excellent project and stakeholder management skills with proven ability work on several large projects and/or smaller projects concurrentlyDynamic and proactive individualExperience working in a wide range of projects spanning from Networking, client relocation, telephony, datacentre, CloudREQUIREMENTSCommercial acumenExcellent communication skills (both written and verbal)EmpathyProblem analysis and solvingExcellent planning and organisationAttention to detailStress toleranceMulti-taskingTeamworkInfluencing skillsContinual Service Improvement ethosTime keeping

Knowledge

At least 4 years’ experience working in a similar Project delivery role.

Qualifications

Educated to A-level grade ‘C’ or above in level in English and Maths.Prince II foundation certified. (mandatory)Prince II practitioner. (desired)ITIL Foundation. (desired)
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