In Country Project Manager
Communication Networks and Systems Installation
South East Asia Location
£60-£70k package plus accommodation, living expenses, travel back to the UK etc
If you are an experienced technical project manager with a background in secure communication networks and systems who is looking for an exciting new overseas role then this could be ideal for you.
This role will be based mainly in the South East Asia area and will require extensive travel within the region therefore experience within these locations would be beneficial along with the flexibility to live and work away from home for extended periods.
This could suit someone who is based full time in the region or someone who is open to extensive travel and staying in country for extended periods.
The Project Manager main role is to ensure the successful implementation and installation of systems which are a mix of radar, cameras, radio equipment and servers and network equipment
The successful candidate will represent the company in country to the end customer and work alongside the company's in-country installation partner to ensure full and complete system installation and commissioning.
This role could suit someone from a military or defence background with communications/radio, telecoms or relevant communications network experience who is used to working in challenging environments with excellent technical and customer facing skills
The company offer excellent salary and benefits package with the opportunity to work on cutting edge equipment and projects in a variety of locations.
Skills and experience
Extensive experience as a project manager for similar multi-site systems installation - ideally communication based infrastructure.
Have an engineering and or IT networking background and or qualification.
Capable of understanding systems drawings down to installation design drawings (racks, servers, cameras, radar, civil work) with role being in-country conduit between in country partner/customer back to technical team and delivery director.
An ability to empathise and understand different cultures to flex approach whilst ensuring the target job is achieved.
Willingness to travel anywhere in the world for extended periods, with the role being primarily based in country with short trips back to UK during project execution.
Willingness to work on site with customers in a hands-on capacity when needed, assisting with day to day management and organisation of installation and troubleshooting.
Excellent relationship building skills with customers at all levels of seniority and ability.
Must be organised, self-sufficient with excellent communication and man management skills