Job Title: CSI Customer Project Manager
Duty Station: Kampala,
Ericsson is a world-leading provider of telecommunications equipment and services to mobile and fixed network operators. Over 1,000 networks in more than 180 countries use our network equipment, and more than 40 percent of the world's mobile traffic passes through Ericsson networks. Ericsson is one of the few companies worldwide that can offer end-to-end solutions for all major mobile communication standards. Ericsson networks, telecom services and multimedia solutions make it easier for people, across the world, to communicate. And as communication changes the way we live and work, Ericsson is playing a key role in this evolution.
Job Summary: The Ericsson CSI Customer Project Manager will be responsible for planning and managing assigned customer projects within Ericsson according to the organizational requirements and the project goals (budget, quality and time), leading to project acceptance and satisfied customers.
Opportunity creation and offer preparation
Project execution and integration management
Cost tracking and cost validation
In charge of Customer relation management
Project Acceptance and hand-over to support
Resource procurement and HR aspect within project team
Responsible for Risk Management
Proper communication with all stakeholders
The Ericsson Customer Project Manager should ideally hold a Bachelor, Master's degree in Engineering or Science
PMI certified or equivalent
Skills and Experience:
At least three years’ project management experience on one or more of the below domains is required:
Past experience of Delivering IP, Core and BSS Projects
Working knowledge of IP, Core, BSS, OSS, System Integration, IN, and BB
Knowledge and experience with project management processes and tools (PROPS-C, PMI)
Fluency in English
Comprehensive understanding and knowledge of ICT products and networks
Result oriented: has the motivation, discipline and tenacity to reach results
Accountability: takes full responsibility for own project and personal actions
Leadership: has the ability to lead people and teams to results
Decisiveness: as the ability to make quick and correct decisions and take action
Initiative: takes all required actions to get things done
Planning and control : takes all actions to plan and manage progress of project
Pro-active approach and is always "on top off" his/her project;
Excellent negotiation and customer facing skills
Ability to coach more Junior CPMs
Adaptability: will have to work with different customers in different countries where possible.
All suitably qualified candidates who desire to work with Ericsson in the aforementioned portfolio should endeavour to visit the web link below and click Apply now if convinced you have the job requirements.