Network Delivery - Project Manager


Telecommunications, Defence, Programme and Project Management

Project Manager Network Delivery

We are working on behalf a large UK MOD/Saudi client based in Riyadh where there entering the next phase of a 2.2 billion pound project where they need several Project Managers with experience in Network Delivery on a full-time basis.

Excellent Salary which is discussed on application due to working with a sensitive client.

To be eligible for this position you must hold a valid UK passport.

 

Package:
Company accommodation provided (Utilities are paid excluding telephone calls)
Company Car Provided (serviced and fuel paid)
3 per year unaccompanied – 3 per year unaccompanied
Medical Insurance provided
Annual bonus based on availability and company status, also there is yearly appraisals on performance

 

PRIMARY OBJECTIVES & FUNCTIONS for the Project Manager:

Accountable to the Senior Project Manager for the effective management and control of designated projects, through to delivery into service, including customer acceptance.

Accountable to the Senior Project Manager for all aspects of project management, and for leading a team to achieve this.

Responsible for the professional conduct of all company personnel in the Project Team.

Representing the Company at a wide range of customer and stakeholder meetings

Deputising for the Senior Project Manager as required, at meetings and during periods of absence from Saudi Arabia.

SUMMARY OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

1 To deliver projects in line with customers key user requirements. The project manager will:

Have a full understanding of the customer requirements with the aim of meeting or exceeding major milestones.

Manage the customer expectations by reflecting them in clear plans and reporting them accurately and capturing any variations.

Develop an excellent working relationship with the customer and supplier base.

Anticipate and be proactive in controlling project activities and finances.

Demonstrate a professional approach to project planning and performance management.

Ensure risks are identified, defined, reported and that a mitigation plan is in place.

Demonstrate sound leadership and communicate effectively.

Apply effective lifecycle management.

Conduct regular reviews with the customer community on the progress of the projects

Provide, implement and keep current, the Project Management Plans, and follow Governance and Methodology processes and procedures

 

RECRUITMENT SPECIFICATION (Knowledge & Experience):

Relevant first Degree, or appropriate experience

Practical knowledge of communications and IP networks

Recent experience in a Project Management role

Practical knowledge of management systems and system applications

Proven track record of delivery in similar role/s

Experience of delivering in the specific field of technology/business

Sound leadership skills

Ability to lead a multi-disciplined project team

Effective and persuasive communicator

Good personal impact and able to perform well as a senior representative of the company

 

Desirable

A relevant professional qualification

Knowledge of Telecommunications and IP Systems

Experience of work within a commercial and military environment.

Experience of operating in a business relationship based on partnering

Job Facts


per annum
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Permanent
David Charlton
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