BT Project Delivery Manager in Berkshire, United Kingdom

Project Delivery Manager


Our purpose is to use the power of communications to make a better world. For each other, for our customers, for society and our communities. We need you to help us do this.

Why this role matters

Due to increased growth a new opportunity has come up at Openreach. We are looking to hire an experienced Project Manager with a background in Delivery / Operations.

This role is pivotal to the success in the deployment of Next Generation Access across the South Severnside area. The successful candidate will lead and develop a highly motivated team that ensures the NGA network is planned and executed to demanding timescales.

You will works across matrix teams of internal and external resource including important linkages to Local Authorities, Carillion Telent Managed Service, Network Investment Regional Operations and BT Regional Boards.

What you'll be doing

  • Leading and managing the Regional delivery team to deliver the plan to agreed cost, quality and timescale in accordance with the overall NGA deployment plan and budget.

  • Identifying any risks and issues and making amendments accordingly.

  • Carrying out post implementation reviews.

  • Relationship & Stakeholder Management.

  • Pipeline Jeopardy Management & LLUMS Accuracy

  • Commercial Management / Financial Tracking.

  • People Management / Performance and Development.

  • Safety and Compliance.

We'll also need to see these on your CV

  • Relevant experience gained within a similar role in Telecoms / Utilities

  • Degree and / or post graduate qualification in a related subject such as Business, Management Studies, Economics.

  • High levels of commercial acumen as well as strong influencing, negotiating and communication skills.

  • Relationship management with senior internal and external managers – customers, suppliers and/or partners.

  • Recognised expert and track record of complex project delivery within or outside of BT.

  • Recognised expert and track record of complex project delivery within or outside of BT

  • Experience of major delivery related to the domain e.g. Networks.

  • Prince Practitioner, Membership of APM, IPM or similar organisation with strong project management credentials.

Why choose us?

Openreach is one of the world's biggest communications companies. It's our job to look after the network that connects tens of millions of homes and businesses across the UK. We do this on behalf of communications providers who deliver phone, internet, data and TV services to the nation. And we need the best people to help us do that.

We offer a structured career ladder recognising and rewarding strong performance. We offer great development and learning opportunities to help round out your skillset and progress in the way that is best for you.

If you feel that you fit the bill in terms of skillset and can add value in this challenging environment, we are keen to hear from you!

We value different perspectives, skills and experiences. Diversity makes sense for us, our customers and our ambitions. We’re creating an inclusive working culture where people from all backgrounds can succeed. That’s why we welcome applications from all parts of the community.


To Be Defined

Job: Project Management

Title: Project Delivery Manager

Location: GBR %26 Ireland-GBR-Berkshire

Requisition ID: 94878