Senior Infrastructure Project Manager

Recruiter
Dixons Carphone
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
09 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Infrastructure Project Manager

The Senior Infrastructure Project Manager will act as one of the primary Projects Management contact for the Group BAU Infrastructure, between the Group Infrastructure teams, Group IT, Business projects stakeholders and the Partners.

You will:

Primary responsibility for delivering and supervising the BAU Infrastructure projects via the BAU Projects portfolio

  • Driving selected BAU Infrastructure projects directly or with the Infrastructure Service partner from request to delivery completion
  • Supervising the BAU Infrastructure Projects Managers for their projects and support coordination or escalations where required
  • Manage the allocated budgets for Infrastructure BAU projects, spend with Partners and provide costs effective measures reasonable.
  • Engagement with other Group IT teams, Business stakeholders and preferred Partners to deliver Infrastructure projects
  • Alignment of the Projects delivery to the Group’s BAU Infrastructure methodology and IT PMO framework and ensuring timely updates on the internal tools as mandated by internal processes

Responsible for managing major Infrastructure partner and other DCG third party suppliers to achieve the primary responsibility.

You will need:

  • Own the Infrastructure projects delivery
  • Manage relationship with Group IT, Partners and Business stakeholders as required for the projects delivery
  • Manage the Budgets allocated and Spend in line with the projects delivery plans and meeting the Group IT guidelines where required
  • Manage a team of Infrastructure Project Managers (typically not more than 6)
  • Expert understanding of the organization’s goals and objectives.
  • Good understanding of business requirements gathering/analysis.
  • Prior experience of running and supervising Infrastructure projects (migrations and deployments).
  • Strong Planning skills. Proficient in MS Project or similar planning tool.

Dixons Carphone is Europe’s number one electrical and telecommunications retailer and services company, with more than 40,000 colleagues across nine countries, including the UK and Ireland. Every day, we use our people’s expertise to reach out and help new customers. What’s more - we’re exploring extraordinary new markets, from wellness to security, so that in an ever more connected and constantly changing world, we can offer our customers the most comprehensive service.

It’s an exciting time to join us and find yourself a place in our growing success story, apply now.