data centre project manager in london

job type
£ 50,000 per year
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job details

london, greater london
job category
construction & property
job type
£ 50,000 per year
reference number
0203 680 0620
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job description

Data Centre Project Manager - Client Direct - London - Up to 55K

One of the UK's leading data centre companies is currently looking for a Data Centre Project Manager to join their existing facilities and maintenance team.

The role will be based in London working across a cluster of data centre and will have full responsibility for program delivery of multiple related projects as well as have building effective relationships with stakeholders.

The purpose of this role is to co-ordinate and facilitate operational projects and, by using project and programme management tools, the Project Manager will ensure projects are delivered on time, to specification and on budget with minimum business risk.

The project will cover all manner of new installations and upgrades and will be electrical, mechanical and fabric orientated.

The main duties of the role are as follows:

* Liaising with internal and external stakeholders compiling project Initiation documentation for numerous multi discipline projects.
* Management of design consultants and engineers.
* Compiling and presenting of business cases for board level review.
* Responsible for cost planning and Management of Tender Procurement Process and reporting.
* On site Contractor management.
* Chairing and project status reporting for contractor project meetings.
* Competent in the use of planning tools, considers and develops cross functional plans, demonstrating influencing skills to achieve solutions to challenging stakeholder situations.
* Approach to risk management spans from project level, up to strategic risk management.
* Has an in-depth technical knowledge of project management processes, CDM and industry best practices

Applicants for the role must be able to meet the following criteria:

* Fully electrical or mechanically qualified to recognised level level, ie C&G, HND, HNC
* Previous Data centre/Mission Critical Project Management experience
* Self-Management
* Proven experience in within a data centre environment
* Experience in leading teams
* Experience in Data Centre Construction
* Experience in preparation of design reports, minutes for team meetings
* Strong formal presentation experience
* Proficient with MS Office, Excel, Word, Project, AutoCAD and PowerPoint

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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