Ascent Sourcing was founded by two experienced professionals with a passion for IT and the constantly changing world of recruitment. The firm prides itself on its global reach, committed attitude and open communication to ensure an efficient, flexible and accurate search process.
Ascent Sourcing conducts its work ethically and with integrity, constantly monitoring its environmental impact and applying non-wasteful policies.
Ascent Sourcing aims to be a market leader in providing a diligent, intelligent and pro-active delivery of service to its clients and candidates.
Project Manager/Program Management consultants – high technology/telco
10/4/2016 3:42:44 AM
Project Manager/Program Management consultants
Educated to degree level
Our Client is a world leader in providing program and portfolio management solutions and consulting services, with more than 250 consultants working globally from offices in Europe, North America, and Asia Pacific.
As a result of our continued growth, we are seeking to recruit PROJECT AND PROGRAM MANAGEMENT CONSULTANTS, ideally with a background in the high technology sector. We are looking for creative and enthusiastic individuals who are passionate about project implementation and have the ability to help shape and drive key program initiatives.
Our strong technology and telecommunications client base provides the opportunity for the right candidates to develop their career within an international environment, working within a challenging and friendly culture, including opportunities to work across the European region, not just within the UK.
The roles will vary depending upon each specific client based engagement; however you will have the opportunity to work across a range of complex, high profile projects.
Some business travel may be required.
To be successful in this role you will have a mix of the following skills and experience
Educated to degree level
Proven experience in managing complex projects or programs
Practical usage and experience of structured project management methodologies
Multi-disciplined with good interpersonal and relationship building skills
First rate communication skills, both verbal and written
Professional with a mature attitude – ability to work in complex, unstructured environments
One or more of the following:
Experience of working within the telecoms sector
Experience of working within the high technology sector
Exposure to a multinational environment
Experience of working on large, IT enabled complex programs
Detailed knowledge of project management tools e.g. MS Project
Cross functional management experience
Ability to lead, manage and motivate teams
Project Management Accreditation e.g. Prince, APM, PMI
Knowledge of French and / or German would be advantageous but not essential"