Project, Field, Construction Manager

Job Vacancy

Key purpose of the role

You will be working as part of a team to deliver fibre networks across the UK including complex connections through the planning, executing and evaluating projects in line with pre-determined timelines and budgets. For externally client-driven, the role will include agreeing with the client timelines, changes to the project and reporting requirements and delivering on those requirements at an agreed frequency/regularity.

Key Accountabilities

  • Management of technical, business and resourcing projects
  • Management of assigned resources as appropriate to the implementation of project related activities
  • Prepare and maintain all project documentation such as initiation, delivery plans and budgets
  • Develop and maintain project plans and reporting documentation as necessary to ensure timely communication and successful delivery of assigned projects
  • Risk and issue identification and management
  • Deployment planning, management and transition to live operation
  • Ensure deliverables meet required quality standards
  • Ensure adequate levels of documentation are produced as part of the technical solution
  • Develop and maintain a communications plan and keep the business communities appraised of project plans and related implications.
  • Ensure business benefits can be realised or that risks inhibiting realisation are highlighted
  • Applying a strong commercial overview of project costs and revenues
  • Ensure the ‘as-built’ documentation is properly completed
  • Complete a ‘Project Close Down Report’ to include the learning.
  • Act in accordance with our values and behaviours
  • Take active responsibility for your own career development and performance
  • Ensure your conduct is within our policies, including but not limited to the Company Handbook and Polices.

Person Specification Overview

Experience

  • 5 years of Telecoms experience – including a working knowledge of optical fibre cable installation and splicing

Knowledge

  • Streetworks and associated notice system with a working knowledge of the New Road Street Works Act
  • Knowledge of Physical Infrastructure Access (PIA)
  • Knowledge of Prince 2 project management methodology
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001 and 14001
  • Use of Microsoft word, excel and PowerPoint
  • Use of Microsoft project professional

Skills / Abilities & Relevant Competencies

  • Achieving Results – Be aware of key business objectives, and ensure these are applied appropriately to all business activities
  • Building Relationships – Able to develop effective relationships with clients and delivery partners
  • Commercial and Business Awareness – Able to balance the financial, quality, people and customer expectation related risks
  • Customer Focus (internal & external) – Effective in anticipating and understanding customer expectations and ensure customer requirements are met and expectations appropriately
    managed
  • Communication – Effective communication skills suitable for the management of both on a one to one and one to many basis. Demonstrate effective communication, both orally and in
    writing
  • Planning and Organising – Effective at determining a course of action by breaking it down into smaller steps and by planning and resourcing each of these, making allowance for potential problems
  • Teamwork – Effective in contributing effectively towards the objectives of a team, and be able to share knowledge, ideas and information
  • Problem Solving and Decision Making – Able to solve problems in a measured and creative way
  • Innovation, Flexibility and Adaptability – Undertake tasks with a positive attitude and respond well to management and client requests
  • Reporting – Summarise the project progress to external clients and internal and complete project close down reporting
Salary: Competitive
Location: Chester / Warrington
Deadline: ASAP

Interested? The full job specification can be downloaded at the link below.

To apply, please complete the form below, attaching a covering letter and your CV.