Project Specialist

Newbury, Berkshire
  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
Posting date:08 Nov, 2019

Project Specialist - 263832

Location – Newbury


What’s the role?


To support the delivery of Life Cycle Management project activities across our Enterprise and Corporate networks, as part of a strategic partnership team.


What will you be doing?


Agreeing scope of the project or work package and manages any variations in accordance with Change Control process whilst tracking and reporting against project budget. You will also create project & resource plans gaining stakeholder buy in.

Most of the work will be

Creating and sustaining collaborative working relationships across customer and internal teams whilst driving delivery, taking proactive actions to prevent any deviation and ensure all complies with Vodafone Project Delivery Lifecycle (VPDL) methodology, establishing an appropriate governance regime with customers.



What’s needed?


  • Effective Communication and Reporting – Communications are accurate, concise and tailored to their audience.
  • Planning and Tracking – Planning is done collaboratively with teams and projects are driven by the plan. Dependencies are closely managed and plans are kept up to date and visible
  • Experience of working in a challenging customer facing service role and experience of working in the projects environment

 You will need to be eligible for SC clearance to be considered for this vacancy



Ideally, you will have the following Technical Knowledge:


  • PRINCE2 Foundation preferable working towards practitioner level (or equivalent Project Management qualification)

  • Excellent planning and organisational skills

  • Proficient in the Microsoft office suite of products including Microsoft Project.

What’s in it for you?

Great reward with a competitive basic.  You will get to work with a fun, diverse and driven team who love what they do and a leadership team who listen, support and inspire you to be your very best!

Love to travel? 28 days holiday + bank holidays (option to buy or sell 5!) plus leading travel brand discounts.

Planning for the Future? Get a head start with our fantastic contribution matching pension scheme or our award winning maternity policy.

Are charities close to your heart? 3 paid leave days for charity projects of your choice and matched fundraising.

Looking to Learn? Develop a career on your terms with the Vodafone University.

Love to Shop? Enjoy discounts with the UK’s best-known brands, restaurants and days out with the family.

What about your phone? Great discounts available for you, your family and your friends!

Want more me time? Thrive at Vodafone, a tool to help you find a balance for your health and wellbeing.



If this sounds of interest, then apply today!!


Commitment from Vodafone


Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised, developed and rewarded. We believe that 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 - we are not only multinational but multicultural too. At Vodafone you will have access to our excellent flexible benefits programme that you would expect from any global company.




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