Project Manager

Recruiter
Elite Group
Location
Lancashire
Posted
01 Nov 2018
Closes
02 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Project Manager

Location: Chorley

Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum

Work Hours: Monday to Friday 8.45am to 5.30pm, additional as required

About the Company:

Since our inception in 2000, Elite Group has continually evolved to meet the changing needs of our customers and their businesses. Our product set has evolved and is delivered with dedication to quality, value for money and excellent customer service. Elite Group is a leading provider of best-in-class, future-proof communications and IT services

We are looking for a Project Manager who has experience of running telecoms and data projects from a service and solution provider prospective.

Project Manager Responsibilities:

* Responsible for driving the successful end-to-end delivery of projects to time, cost and quality criteria. Lead on the delivery of IT, Infrastructure and telecommunications project ensuring successful delivery aligned with both the Clients and Business expectations.
* Responsible for carrying out the core areas of project management including project definition, planning, scheduling, vendor management, risk assessment, budgeting, change management and project control.
* Creating, maintaining and controlling change throughout the project life cycle.
* Proactively manage risks, assumptions, issues and dependencies, ensuring that these are identified, mitigated or escalated as necessary.
* Communicating on project activity clearly, concisely, and frequently to customers, stakeholders, suppliers and business colleagues.
* Manage third party suppliers and service providers engaged in programme or project delivery.
* Ensuring all project costs are identified, tracked and authorized by the Project Sponsor and relevant contacts.
* Drive customer satisfaction, identifying areas for improvements and working with the team to ensure processes and procedures are effective and relevant.
* Ensure personal accreditations are up to date and appropriate for work being performed.
* Compliance with GDPR regulations and handling customer’s personal information.

Project Manager Requirements:

* Full and clean driving license.
* Minimum of 10 years’ Project Management experience within the Telecoms/IT industry.
* Soft skills and strong customer facing skills specifically around communication, negotiation and conflict resolution.
* Must be ITIL and Prince 2 or equivalent certified.
* Prince 2 Practitioner qualification.
* Extensive experience in leading and managing technology biased business change projects.
* Experience of management and delivery of concurrent projects that vary in scale and complexity.
* Experience of Telecoms project delivery is essential.
* Experience of working to and meeting tight deadlines.
* Flexibility to meet last minute requirements.
* Willingness to work overtime when required both out of hours and weekends (occasional).
* Excellent customer service and communication skills.

Project Manager Benefits:

* 20 days annual leave, plus birthday day off + bank holidays
* Company pension and health care scheme
* Paid days leave for volunteering in the local community
* Gym discounts
* Blackpool pleasure beach discounts to family attractions
* Staff incentives
* Career progression and training opportunities
* Local discounts
* All expenses paid staff nights out

If you meet the Project Manager requirements and feel the role would be a good fit for you, then please apply today!

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