Senior Project Manager (Delivery Manager)

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  • Location

    Bristol, England

  • Sector:

    IT and Digital

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  • Salary:

    Up to €0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Maggie Urrutia

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Our Client who are a Sector leading Telecoms and Internet Service provider are looking for Senior Project/Delivery Managers for two Contract positions.

Work Locations
1. Bristol office covering Southwest England
2. Bristol office covering South Wales

We are now seeking Senior Project Managers (Delivery Managers) to join a market leading Telecoms and Internet service provider, based from their Bristol offices.
6 Month Contract Initially

To ensure the programme is delivered in line with the plan, budget and standards (engineering, quality, safety) required.

- Build Phase Management
- Proactive review of Build Phase activities and performance to required schedule
- Driving proactive resolution of build phase risks and issues - working with BP and project level resource from relevant CAs to remove issues
- Collaborative working with Planner and Change Control resources to manage and communicate changes to project schedules
- Ensure proposals to improve programme performance are reviewed, accepted and implemented when necessary
- E2E Schedule Oversight
- Proactive review of key project inputs and dates prior to build phase to help drive end-to-end schedule performance
- Review schedule issues with end to end owners to drive schedule adherence, escalating where inputs falling behind schedule if required
- Reporting and Governance
- Review and approval of relevant project and programme reports
- Support Reporting and Risk resources to proactively identify, manage and communicate any delivery issues through internal governance arrangements
- Attend and contribute to relevant governance meetings to support in a common understanding of programme performance
- Health Safety and Quality
- To work collaboratively with the HSQ Manager resources to drive Build Partner HSQ performance
- Undertake site visit (expected 1 per week) to provide oversight on HSQ, and working with HSQ Manager to agree relevant focus of review
- Establish strong working relationships with Build Partner supervisors to support the Build Partner in delivery to required standards
- Knowledge Sharing
- Share best practice across fellow Delivery Managers and other resources to support a continuous improvement culture

- Proven experience in Project Management of small value high-turnover projects
- Hold, or be working towards, a recognized project management qualification (e.g. APM, PRINCE2)
- Track record of collaborating with Client, Customer and Contractor resources to achieve results
- Experience of operating and delivering within a constrained schedule and budget
- Evidence of ability to influence and resolve conflicts
- Able to analyse and interpret schedule and delivery performance data or narrative and when data is incomplete, use judgement
- Understanding of NEC and SLG, NRSWA requirements to allow execution of oversight
- Ability and experience of driving proactive resolution of build phase issues
- Experience and working style that supports collaborative working
- Strong stakeholder management and communication skills with evidence of this with clients, contractors and colleagues
- Experience of Project Management role in the telecoms or utilities sectors
- Valid, clean UK driving licence