OSS & BSS Project Manager

Connect44 are looking for a OSS/BSS Project Manager experienced working in Voice, Messaging and Packet core to manage the delivery of the network integration of the OSS/BSS core networks of 2G, 3G, 4G and IT systems.

Must have working experience as a core network engineer.




  • Update Client's Project Management and Reporting Tools - Clarity and Perform

  • Present Project Status Updates at Internal and Client Project Review Meetings

  • Conduct Impact Assessment of Changes to Projects

  • Identify needs for Delivery Management Resources for Team

  • Closely Monitor the Closure of Project Remedy CRQ's to ensure Closure within the KPI

  • Employing effective project governance to ensure delivery to Time, Cost, Quality and agreed scope working closely with Business Owners

  • Operate effective project controls employing effective Risk, Issue and Dependency management

  • Operating Project continuous improvement via Lessons learnt and post implementation review mechanisms.

  • Efficiently closing projects and disbanding temporary project teams for reassignment.

  • Provide clear and effective communication

  • Manages stakeholders including Telefonica internal groups and external suppliers.


Desirable Skills/Attributes


A brief overview of key criteria:



  • Effective leadership and communications skills, projecting competence and credibility

  • Experience running projects in large organisations where time to market and cost are critical success factors

  • Experience of working in an environment of change involving new systems, new processes and culture change

  • Stakeholder management skills to Senior level

  • Driven and focussed, insists on high level of performance and does not become resigned to the inevitability of delays.

  • Willingness to challenge the status quo and adopt innovative delivery mechanisms

  • Proven track record of delivery and a track record of achieving results through people in a matrix delivery team

  • Proven track record in capability development

  • Structured and methodical, detailed conscious planner.

  • Telecoms Network or IT experience is a key advantage

  • Preferably a member of the Association for Project Management, Prince 2 Practitioner, PMI equivalent or PPM accredited.

  • Desirable : Knowledge of Telefónica UK business processes and cross-functional working experience.

  • In a position to work 24/7, managing project events out of hours on occassion

  • Work on customer premises as required


  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Rate: £250 - £275 per day
  • Location: Reading, England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Telecoms
  • Recruiter: Connect44
  • Tel: +44 7904498297
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2019-08-08 15:49:47 -

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