Senior Project Manager - Infrastructure


Tihei mauri ora! Tēnā koutou katoa.

Behold, there is life! Acknowledgement to all.

This exciting opportunity sits within our Security Practice which is on the cutting edge of technology and changing the technical landscape of New Zealand.  We are proud to be protecting businesses through security technologies and partnerships to be Ready to take on complex solutions and achieve huge millstones. This is only made possible by our diverse team of experts that understand the technical and commercial environment our customers operate in and will operate in, in the future.

As a Senior Infrastructure Project Manager, you will be accountable for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of large and/or complex projects and sub-programmes within a Programme and/or portfolio ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments and goals. You will take an active role in establishing Project Management best practice and continuous improvement of PM tools, processes and methodologies.

 
What will I be doing?

  • Delivery of projects within quality, time, budget and scope agreed.
  • Leadership & Guidance of Projects and Project Teams.
  • Develop strong relationships, build knowledge and trust.
  • Manage Change, Risks and Issues to agreed standards.
  • Vendor / Commercial Management to agreed Vodafone standards.
  • Support the wider Project Management standards delivering to agreed PM KPIs and assisting with continuous improvement of PM tools, processes & methodologies.
  • Responsible for quality of end to end delivery—taking a project from an agreed concept through to successfully embedding the desired customer or organisational change—people, process and technology.  
  • Manage project implementations / deployments – including after-hours changes, when required.
  • Develop Resource Plans by utilising the central resource pools and ensuring Resource Forecasts are up to date.
  • Manage all aspects of standard project reporting on time and accurately reflecting project status.

What will I bring?

  • Significant experience as a Project Manager/Program Manager within the Telecoms or IT industry, ideally as part of a large, complex organisation.
  • Proven track record in the delivery of multiple large scale, customer facing projects.
  • Experience of interpreting business plans and business drivers into project based delivery models.
  • Widespread knowledge of core Infrastructure Technology, such as network, server, application development and databases.
  • Advanced professional knowledge of project management methodologies, frameworks, processes and tools.
  • Excellent relationship building skills with both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Relevant experience of managing Vendor / Commercial Relationships and negotiating statements of work (SOW).

As well as a highly competitive salary; you’ll also receive a range of benefits by being part of the Vodafone team. You’ll have access to; health insurance for you and your whānau, a fully subsidized mobile plan and smartphone for business and personal use*, the ability to work flexibly, “My Day” Leave for that day when you just need time out, two weeks paid volunteer time to support your community and when you need it, access to our world-leading parental leave policy.  

Joining the Vodafone whānau will stretch you, challenge you and provide opportunities you’ve been seeking to expand your career. You’ll engage in unique workplace experiences, be exposed to exciting and innovative technology, and gain opportunities for learning beyond Aotearoa. 

Me mahi tahi tātou mo te oranga o te katoa.

We work together for the benefit of all

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Rainbow Tick APRA EPBP


Tihei mauri ora! Tēnā koutou katoa.

Behold, there is life! Acknowledgement to all.

This exciting opportunity sits within our Security Practice which is on the cutting edge of technology and changing the technical landscape of New Zealand.  We are proud to be protecting businesses through security technologies and partnerships to be Ready to take on complex solutions and achieve huge millstones. This is only made possible by our diverse team of experts that understand the technical and commercial environment our customers operate in and will operate in, in the future.

As a Senior Infrastructure Project Manager, you will be accountable for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of large and/or complex projects and sub-programmes within a Programme and/or portfolio ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments and goals. You will take an active role in establishing Project Management best practice and continuous improvement of PM tools, processes and methodologies.

 
What will I be doing?

  • Delivery of projects within quality, time, budget and scope agreed.
  • Leadership & Guidance of Projects and Project Teams.
  • Develop strong relationships, build knowledge and trust.
  • Manage Change, Risks and Issues to agreed standards.
  • Vendor / Commercial Management to agreed Vodafone standards.
  • Support the wider Project Management standards delivering to agreed PM KPIs and assisting with continuous improvement of PM tools, processes & methodologies.
  • Responsible for quality of end to end delivery—taking a project from an agreed concept through to successfully embedding the desired customer or organisational change—people, process and technology.  
  • Manage project implementations / deployments – including after-hours changes, when required.
  • Develop Resource Plans by utilising the central resource pools and ensuring Resource Forecasts are up to date.
  • Manage all aspects of standard project reporting on time and accurately reflecting project status.

What will I bring?

  • Significant experience as a Project Manager/Program Manager within the Telecoms or IT industry, ideally as part of a large, complex organisation.
  • Proven track record in the delivery of multiple large scale, customer facing projects.
  • Experience of interpreting business plans and business drivers into project based delivery models.
  • Widespread knowledge of core Infrastructure Technology, such as network, server, application development and databases.
  • Advanced professional knowledge of project management methodologies, frameworks, processes and tools.
  • Excellent relationship building skills with both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Relevant experience of managing Vendor / Commercial Relationships and negotiating statements of work (SOW).

As well as a highly competitive salary; you’ll also receive a range of benefits by being part of the Vodafone team. You’ll have access to; health insurance for you and your whānau, a fully subsidized mobile plan and smartphone for business and personal use*, the ability to work flexibly, “My Day” Leave for that day when you just need time out, two weeks paid volunteer time to support your community and when you need it, access to our world-leading parental leave policy.  

Joining the Vodafone whānau will stretch you, challenge you and provide opportunities you’ve been seeking to expand your career. You’ll engage in unique workplace experiences, be exposed to exciting and innovative technology, and gain opportunities for learning beyond Aotearoa. 

Me mahi tahi tātou mo te oranga o te katoa.

We work together for the benefit of all

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Rainbow Tick APRA EPBP

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