Project Manager

Newbury, Berkshire
  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
000000215706
Posting date:12 Apr, 2018
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Role Title:  Project Manager – New Product Development


Role Location: Newbury/Leeds/London Hammersmith



Here at Vodafone, we connect everybody to live a better today, and build a better tomorrow. That could be providing superfast network speeds to smartphones, providing ‘unified communications’ through fixed solutions, making the lives of farmers easier with mobile money payments or streaming music into a car. As you can imagine, this means that we have a vibrant and diverse mix of skills and people making Vodafone a great place to work.


Are you ready to help our customers discover, understand and enjoy the best that connectivity can offer? The adventure starts here.



Here we don’t just carry minutes, texts and data – we carry people’s lives. And that’s a huge responsibility. Customers are at the heart of everything we do and we want to make a difference to the lives of our customers, and the communities in which we live and work.  For us, happy employees equal happy customers.


Our Team:


To support Vodafone’s key strategic growth in in the Cloud and Hosting Practice requires a highly capable and experience Project Manager. In the role you will be responsible for leading successful projects that deliver new product developments.


With us you will:

  • Lead new product development projects on behalf of executive stakeholders

  • Demonstrate strong communication and influencing skills

  • Ensure alignment on the project objectives across project team members, suppliers and wider stakeholders

  • Manage risks and issues that pose a threat to scope / cost / time / quality, within agreed tolerances.

  • Report regular project status to stakeholders

  • Manage the project budget and finances

  • Maintain and share lessons and oversee the implementation of improvement suggestions

  • Follow governance practices and processes

What you can expect from us:

  • Being heard – bring your knowledge and drive to the table, you will be recognized

  • Collaborating with professional group of individuals

  • Flexible working environment


We need you to have:

  • Experience in managing projects within a product development environment

  • Experience of working in a technology-based product development organisation, ideally cloud and security

  • Proven track record of building and maintaining stakeholder relationships up to senior manager level

  • Ability to deliver confident and engaging reports, meetings and presentations, drawing on a range of styles and skills to suit different situations and stakeholder needs

Commitment from Vodafone:

 

We are not only multinational but multicultural too. Diversity plays an important role in the success of our business and we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which respects, values, celebrates and makes the most of people’s individual differences. If you have a disability, learning difficulty, medical condition or any other individual need, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us on careers@vodafone.co.uk

 

 

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