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IT Project Manager - Network Procurement - Inside IR35

Job Title: IT Project Manager - Network Procurement - Inside IR35
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £400 - £475 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH55289_1506620211
Contact Name: Billy Henchy
Contact Email: b.henchy@parity.net
Job Published: September 28, 2017 18:36

Job Description

IT Project Manager - Network Procurement - Inside IR35

An opportunity for an experienced IT Project Manager with experience in Network Procurement to work in a large organisation in Edinburgh. The organisation is preparing a procurement to replace the majority of its data network infrastructure and is looking to appoint a highly skilled individual for the network procurement project.

Essential skills:

  • Significant experience as a Project Manager
  • Relevant project management or analysis qualification e.g. APMP, Prince2 or agile certification
  • Track record of successful large scale project or change delivery
  • Understanding of industry standard Project Management and Business Analysis methodologies
  • Ability to develop and maintain project plans (e.g. in Microsoft Project or equivalent) so that projects are delivered successfully
  • Ability to estimate, identify, secure and manage project resources so that projects deliver within agreed budgets, to agreed standards and to agreed milestones
  • Strong Risk Management skills
  • Experience of managing infrastructure procurement projects, including requirement setting and tender evaluation, integration/implementation of third party product
  • Experience of developing Contracts, SLAs, Terms&Conditions for large-scale infrastructure and networks
  • A background in infrastructure - understanding of core and edge networks, communications, data centres; the current market, the main players in manufacturing and suppliers/integrators; future trends in the marketplace, in technology in the medium and long term
  • Experience in dealing with manufacturers and suppliers of infrastructure and services, especially deployment and installation

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