What you’ll be doing...

Senior Project Managers to support a global utilities client, developing their network and security needs with industry leading solutions, growing their business digitization capabilities and improving efficiencies.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead a portfolio of projects, involving different stakeholders following benchmark PM methodology. Discipline is required in change control; budget management, and on-time delivery performance. It is critical that PM is able to decide priorities, optimizing results across workload.
  • Environment is dynamic to continually deliver excellence and strive for continuous improvement in process efficiencies, document quality, and solution delivery. Individual needs to enjoy a challenge and relish continuously being encouraged to improve.
  • Develop close relationships with the customer to collaborate as partners, allowing full understanding on critical focus areas, driving customer satisfaction.
  • All solutions are directly activated onto a live network. Therefore it is critical that implementations are rolled out with careful due diligence and focus on quality of work at all times, preventing any potential network failure or re-work actions
  • Influencing and negotiating to navigate the many inter departmental relationships to ensure the PM has the right resources allocated and priority within our business processes and systems to meet the customer goals.
  • Risk/Issue mitigation within complex solutions is paramount, to ensure budgets and delivery expectations are held, even when delays within the project timeline occur.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Experience working as a Project Manager.
  • Experience in an external customer focused environment.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Valid drivers license.

Even better if you have:

  • Masters’ degree in IT or Engineering field.
  • Experience within a Telco environment and an understanding of networks and cyber security solutions.
  • PRINCE 2 or ITIL PM Qualification.
  • Experience in AGILE working practices.
  • Experience to Lean Six Sigma philosophies, potentially with certification.
  • IT Enterprise Client Experience.
  • Financial Business acumen.
  • Ability to work in a matrix environment.
  • Self-starter and natural leader keen on making a difference.
  • Strongleadership skills & capabilities.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.