Project Manager at Genesis Technology Services Limited, Slough, £280-£320 per day

£280 - £320 per day
  • Contract Spy
  • Slough SL1, UK
  • Feb 14, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

I am on the lookout for a Project Manager to deliver large complex projects for our customers in Slough.

Key accountabilities and decision ownership:

Create detailed project plans encompassing all deliverables & ensuring stakeholder buy in. Proactively manages the plan on a day to day basis. Creates work packages for project team members.

  • Create and sustains collaborative working relationships across the customer and internal delivery teams.
  • Provide day to day direction and guidance to the project team. Defines clear roles & responsibilities and reporting relationships for stakeholders on the project and provides performance feedback.
  • Manage any conflict arising between stakeholder groups
  • Establish & maintains the Risk and Issue register identifying new risks and response strategies. Implements mitigation where issues occur. Controls scope of the project through formal Change Control process

Core competencies, knowledge and experience:

  • Leadership and Team working - Provides leadership and direction for cross functional teams.
  • Effective Communication and Reporting - Communications are accurate, concise and tailored to their audience.
  • Planning and Control - Planning is done collaboratively with teams and projects are driven by the plan. Dependencies are closely managed and proactive measures taken to minimise deviations from the plan.
  • Minimum 3 years of delivery experience in a Projects environment spanning multidisciplinary areas
  • Knowledge of telecommunications industry trends with sector specific expertise an advantage. Good knowledge of Vodafone products and service propositions is advantageous

Must have technical / professional qualifications:

  • PRINCE2 Practitioner or equivalent Project Management Qualification
  • Self-motivated individual with great organisational, interpersonal and influencing skills.
  • Must have experience working with Telefonica

This is an initial 6 month contract with a high possibility of extension, paying a highly competitive day rate. We would also consider part time working 3 days a week.