Project Manager (Telecoms) at Network Rail, Milton Keynes, £395 per day

£395 per day
  • Contract Spy
  • Milton Keynes, UK
  • Sep 03, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Job Role: Project Manager (Telecoms)

Location: Milton Keynes

Daily Rate: up to £395.43 LTD/UMBRELLA (£345.26 PAYE)

This role is INSIDE IR35

Job Purpose:

Network Rail's Telecoms function are undergoing a full transformation of their Corporate Network which includes delivery of WAN, LAN, WIFI, Voice and Cloud Services to their customer base. A Project Manager is required to lead these projects into Live Operation and support specific workpackages within these projects.

Key Accountabilities:

  1. Deliver the project(s) safely to time, cost and quality, in accordance with the Guide to Railway Investment Projects (GRIP), applicable Railway Group, Network Rail company standards and other specific legislation including construction design management (CDM) Regulations.
  2. Provide a professional, first class, consistent and effective project management service to the clients, including project monitoring and reporting systems in accordance with Railway Group, Network Rail company standards and guidelines.
  3. Participate in the development of supply strategies and framework contracts.
  4. Provide detailed input for compilation of the business plan and production of the possessions plan.
  5. Control project change, risks and contingency within the project life cycle and provide all cost, contingency and programme details to enable the Sponsor to obtain authorisation for portfolios/projects.
  6. Provide a safe working environment in the execution of work directly under the post holder's responsibility, including development of project safety plans and other associated documentation.
  7. Act as CDM Planning Supervisor as directed.
  8. Identify training needs in safety, technical and management areas for the personnel reporting to the post holder and contribute to their personal development.
  9. Undertake accident investigations when remitted to by the relevant designated competent person.
  10. Comply with the Investment Competence Framework.

Your skills will include:

  • A background in telecoms project management
  • 3-5 years delivery experience
  • Professional Project Management Qualification (PRINCE 2, APMP, MSP) Practitioner Level
  • Previous Network Rail experience would be beneficial
  • Quick learner and self starter
  • Dynamic and can deliver results
  • Good team player