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Project Manager - Reading, Berkshire

Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Job type: Contract
Sector: IT
This vacancy has now expired.


Functional Responsibilities

  • Primarily responsible for the on-time, on-budget, high quality deliverables of small to medium scale Unified Communications and IT infrastructure transformational projects for F500 customers

  • Responsible for overall success of projects including fulfillment of the client business and technical requirements and adherence to the approved project scope and budget

  • Very strong Stakeholder management skills and able to operate at CxO / Executive level

  • Consistently execute according to the Delivery Methods centered on the PMI / Prince2 delivery model

  • Develop strong professional relationships with client and internal senior stakeholder(s) consistently demonstrating knowledge of the client business/industry and knowledge of Professional Services offering

  • Provide leadership to the project / project teams and project managers, Coordinators and Consultants assuring all deliverables are being delivered on time, to quality and within budget

  • Work with other Project Management organizations to achieve the business outcome

  • Assume responsibility for the overall success of a client project overseeing adherence to the approved project scope and budget

Minimum Qualifications (in no particular order)

  • Bachelors Degree

  • Unified Communications implementation experience - Primary experience in Cisco centric Unified Communications to include IP Telephony and network infrastructure services

  • Demonstrable knowledge & experience of Cisco CUCM and VOIP application deployment to the enterprise and ideally globally

  • Experience of global Contact Centre technologies ideally Cisco UCCE, and WorkForce Management, Call recording technologies would be advantageous but not essential

  • Demonstrable Infrastructure implementation experience

  • At least 10 years of recent project management experience with most recent years focused on large network Unified Communications and infrastructure implementation projects

  • In-depth understanding of project management processes and principles, including experience in deliverables associated with these practices

  • Able to host and facilitate meetings attended by client executives, stakeholders and executives

  • Strong communication skills to accurately represent and convey information both in verbal and written form

  • Experience managing remote and leveraged resources across multiple business and technical silos

  • Ability to travel as necessary (estimated 10%)

Additional Qualifications/Comments

  • Project Management Certification required

  • ITIL v3 Foundations certification, preferred

  • Previous consulting experience, preferred

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