Project Management Professional

Job Req ID:  873
Posting Date:  20-Sep-2022
Function:  Agile Capability

Aztec West, Bristol, United Kingdom

Salary:  Competitive with great benefits

Job Locations

Bristol (Primary), Belfast, Birmingham, London & Manchester


About BT

BT has a key role in British society, fostering change and leading technology innovation. From delivering the Olympics, to supporting the emergency services, to investing more into research than any other UK technology company, we take pride in everything we do - and in the people who work here.
We're now a global company operating at the forefront of the information age, employing 90,000 people in 180 countries. And we're on a mission. Guided by our core values of Personal, Simple and Brilliant our goal is to help customers, communities and businesses overcome barriers and release their potential.
So, if you're interested in the power of potential, why not join us today and release yours? You can read more here about what it's like to work at BT.


About this job role

The purpose of this role is to ensure that the scope of the assigned technical project delivery is understood, that the technical solution meets the business need, that plans are comprehensive and are achieved. This role is accountable from the business scoping of a technical deliverable through benefits realisation, functional and  non-functional. The role is accountable for multiple complex small to medium sized technical deliveries or a single large technical delivery, including producing and agreeing the technical delivery plan, reporting, risk and issue management.

This role provides the technical wrap to support the delivery of the allocated project that requires a technical delivery. The Project management Professional acts as the interface into the Strategic Delivery Manager and Project Manager (where applicable)and the lead stakeholders by managing the resourcing, planning, reporting and all aspects of the technical deliveries from the inception of the project through to delivery, warranty and closure ensuring that the identified business benefit is achieved.


Main responsiblities

  • Leading – Coordinating virtual teams (<60), working with a small selection of known external partners and suppliers, to deliver against business objectives.
  • Influencing - Using business and domain expertise to affect project outcomes
  • Planning – E2E planning of projects, including resources, negotiating and securing resources as required.
  • Negotiating - Interlocking project with dependencies and dependant projects, securing prioritisation and alignment as required.
  • Driving – E2E ownership of project. Ensure delivery to time, budget and quality as expected.
  • Governing – responsible for project governance, budget management (<£1m), risk, issue and change management for the entire project.


Main Skills/Experiences required

  • Industry recognised Project Management Qualification.

  • Ability to effectively lead the team, taking actions and decisions with autonomy.

  • Proven stakeholder management skills across a range of internal and external suppliers, partners and sponsors. Up to ‘Director of’.

  • Ability to engage key stakeholders to logically plan a delivery, based on a requirement, reaching an ageed and underpinned plan for delivery.

  • Knowledge of and experience with Technology products and services.

  • Professional experience delivering small to medium sized projects (<£1m) within a Gated Project Governance process. 


About British Telecom
We're the leading communications provider with customers in 180 countries. Across the world we enable customer's digital transformations so they can thrive. our focus is simple: be the global provider-of-choice for managed network and IT infrastructure services..