Project Manager

Location UK / Northern Ireland

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary £30000 - 35000

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1437222

 Job Description

This role is for someone who is looking to make a real investment in their career. You will be a proven track record of managing and delivering projects to time cost and quality within the telecommunications / IT industry. NI only based role £30k-£35K

This role is for someone who is looking to make a real investment in their career. You will be joining the team laying out the future of Fibrus and the structure of this team and their responsibilities will change as the company grows.  This role demands a tenacity and commitment to deliver as well as possibly undertake elements outside your role. But you will be rewarded with encouragement and support to learn and progress in areas where you otherwise may not be afforded the chance to.

As Project Manager, you will be responsible for the day to day project management of our technology and network construction projects with proven experience in

  • Scope and Schedule Management
  • Risk and Issue Management
  • Finance and cost control management
  • Resource and people management
  • Benefits Management

This is a hands-on position with high level of competency required. The candidate will be expected to hold a high level of ownership for their area of responsibility.

 

Location

Northern Ireland

 

The Role / Responsibilities

Key responsibilities for the role:

  • Working collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders, at all levels within the organisation, to define and achieve mutual understanding of the project scope.
  • Work with the team to identify and schedule all the work required to fulfil the scope, building a detailed project plan to track progress
  • Plan the project(s) in sufficient detail to ensure integration of all activities, identification of cross-portfolio dependencies, and understanding of critical paths and key milestones
  • Ensure non-people resources are identified so that the project budget will be accurate and remain affordable.
  • Ensure all necessary cross-functional resources are identified and ensure that all resources understand their roles and accept their responsibilities
  • Provide day-to-day management for the project – time, cost and quality in line with APM framework
  • Ensure there is a robust process in place for risk and issue management instigating mitigation actions and identifying contingency plans to keep the project on track
  • Establish effective working relationships with all key stakeholders
  • Ensure effective communication is maintained throughout the project.
  • Ensure effective management of third-party suppliers to the project(s).
  • Using appropriate systems, tools and techniques, establish and manage an effective project reporting structure to measure and track project performance

 

The Person

The ideal person will have a proven track record of managing and delivering projects to time cost and quality within the telecommunications / IT industry

Commitment

  • Focused on delivering results
  • Belief in the project
  • Willingness to go the extra mile
  • Team player
  • Track record of achievement in any field
  • Can demonstrate investment in your career development and progression

Ability

  • Personality; interacts comfortably with other people
  • Adaptive; positively responds to changes in deadlines and processes
  • Tenacity; will keep going until the job is done
  • Good Communication skills, comfortable communicating across all levels
  • Confident; can assert yourself in a professional and amenable manner

Experience and Education

  • 3rd level education in a relevant field preferred
  • 3+ years’ experience in project management
  • Proven track record of delivering projects to time, cost and quality
  • Experience of different project management approaches e.g. agile and waterfall
  • Facilitation and workshop experience
  • Well-developed planning and organisational skills including scope and schedule management
  • Risk and Issue Management experience
  • Outstanding communication and inter-personal skills
  • Effective negotiation skills
  • High-level of IT literacy, proficient user of Microsoft Office tools and MS Projec
  • Professional qualification in project management, such as APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ) or another recognised qualification (e.g. Prince2 or PMP) preferred

 

The Rewards

  • Join the founding team of a company set to disrupt the face of the local telecoms industry
  • Career development
  • Generous salary
  • Phone & Laptop
  • Additional benefits as the company grows