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Deployment Project Manager

Job Title: Deployment Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Midlands
Industry:
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: EW/
Contact Name: Ellie Walker
Contact Email: ellie.walker@gsatechsource.com
Job Published: April 25, 2018 16:49

Job Description

Contract Deployment Project Managers are required for a Government Client based in the Midlands with travel to other sites across the UK.


Key responsibilities include:
  • Deployment of the device strategy 
  • Create, influence and deploy devices strategy
  • To deliver the programme within a defined timeframe using the allocated resources and funding.
  • influence, build and maintain strong working relationships with stakeholders at a senior level
  • Management of multiple customer groups facing deployments of different sizes and different geographical locations.
  • Managing roadblocks and risks to projects to ensure that they do not impact the timescales.
  • Preparation of Project Plans, Project risk assessments, rollback plans and communication plans.
  • Working closely with the Implementation team to assign the right Engineers and technical resource to the right projects as well as other departments to remove roadblocks to the deployment.
  • Managing the customer communication plan to ensure that customers are fully up to date on their progress of the project.
  • Visiting customer sites for project review meetings.
  • Attending site to provide onsite assistance during the deployment process.
  • Building and maintaining the deployment process.
  • Post deployment logistics including live sign off approvals

Essential experience:
  • Demonstrable project management experience within a large public sector/government environment.
  • Demonstrable experience of device deployment across a large estate, covering strategy development to delivery and post deployment sign off.
  • Strong communicator, able to work with technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Experience working with external suppliers and internal teams.
  • Strong project planning.
  • Strong risk management including the implications of new technology deployment.

Clearance Required.

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