Project Manager

Salary & Benefits: Competitive Salary & Benefits

Department / Function: Project / Programme Management

Location: Amsterdam

Job Advert Description:

We are looking for a  number of Project Managers to join our organisaton throughout 2019, based in the Netherlands. Experience of working on telecoms projects is a must as you will work across a variety of projects within this sector. You will manage assigned projects from approval through design, development, integration, test, deployment and into operations in countries within large and complex programs. You will be required to track and report on projects/programs, including project financials and resourcing, weekly status reporting, key stakeholder communication/management support, creating and presenting management presentations.

The Role

  • Project manage one or more projects within the assigned domain; the role played in each project may vary, ranging from full project lifecycle management to delivering specific work streams into larger projects and will not always include technical related delivery management (co-ordination of development, integration and test activities)
  • Manage sponsor groups up to VP level (accurate and timely reporting of project status, issues/risks/mitigation actions, resource and financials monitoring)
  • Manage vendor relationships, create and manage straightforward commercials e.g. vendor statements of work, and manages delivery of work packages;
  • Manage Change requests – including impact on time, budget, and quality
  • Develop and maintain trusted relationships with key stakeholders, including: VP’s responsible for the product areas in the relevant domain; VP’s responsible for the technical teams that staff programs; Senior members of country management teams; Senior Management; Vendors, on an operational level

The Person

  • Preferred certification from a recognised professional body e.g. APM, PMI, IPMA
  • Demonstrable experience in delivery of technical products in the telecommunications, cable, and/or media industries
  • Experience of the entire project lifecycle (requirements, design, development, integration, test, deployment and into operations in countries)
  • A deep understanding and first-hand experience of traditional waterfall and agile project management methodologies used in the industry e.g. PRINCE2, Scrum
  • Ability to keep teams focused on delivery outcomes in order to meet deadlines with quality

Join NTT DATA in the UK and you will be joining a growing company where you will be more than just another employee. With an entrepreneurial attitude you will have the opportunity to grow your career and stand out from the crowd. At NTT DATA we help develop innovative business and IT solutions for some of the most respected organisations in the public and private sectors. 

At NTT DATA we place great importance on the value of diversity. The powerful effect of being able to call on a diverse workforce and all the benefits that go with it are central to our culture. It's a core principle that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation. We believe that building an inclusive and diverse workplace is essential to our success; we want our people to feel comfortable, be themselves and, as a result thrive. 

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