AV Project Manager

d 4digital
London (Central)
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

My client are a global integrator with 8 offices across the world they are looking for a Senior Project manager to be based out of their London offices. In 20 years, the company has expanded into a leading global total solutions provider with over 6,000 clients. Services include AV consulting, product supply, engineering, acoustic consulting, as well as a turnkey AV/VC support and maintenance capability. Their diverse portfolio includes investment, education, legal, healthcare, residential, and airport sectors as well as fortune 500 and large multinational firms.

The Role;

They require a an experienced Project Manager to be responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of multiple audio visual and video conferencing integration projects ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments and goals.

Main Job Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Lead the design, planning and implementation of projects
  • Define the definition of project scope, goals, dependencies and deliverables
  • Coordinate, manage and motivate project teams
  • Manage the project budget, proactively monitoring changes to project scope, identifying potential problems and devising contingency plans
  • Identify resources required, select appropriate project personnel and assign individual responsibilities
  • Prepare and track project timelines
  • Ensure that project team personnel apply the company’s installation methodology and quality standards
  • Produce and issue reports on project progress and minimise the company’s exposure to risk and financial loss during the project lifecycle
  • Maintain an awareness of, and compliance with, the company’s Quality, Environmental and Health and Safety policies and procedures
  • Open up and maintain effective channels of communication with stakeholders, project teams and 3rd party contractors throughout the project

Experience & qualifications

  • Qualification in project management (Prince 2, PMP etc) an advantage
  • Infocomm CTS, CTS-D or CTS-I certification an advantage
  • In-depth understanding of both the theoretical and practical aspects of project management
  • Fully conversant with project management techniques and tools
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a Project Management role
  • Excellent people-management skills
  • A demonstrable track record in delivering multiple concurrent, high-value AV/VC projects
  • Proficient in the use of project management software tools, including MS Project

You need to have the following skill set:

  • Problem Solving
  • Decision-making and communication skills
  • Team working
  • Flexibility and adaptability
  • An awareness of new and emerging technologies
  • An in-depth understanding of AV tech