Operations Director, Global 5G Infrastructure required for a FTSE 250 backed company
Our client is a start-up business with the backing of a FTSE 250 company. The mandate of this new organisation will be to build and maintain 5G communications networks. The business will have a number of revenue models and the size of contracts with range in value from £1m-£5m for trials and up to £100m when fully engaged running over many years.
The Operations Director will be responsible for delivery and support. Delivery in terms of new 5G contracts, and Support in terms of maintaining these networks for the duration of their term. Both sides of the role are complementary, and fundamentally require the Operations Director to optimize resources and develop strong and effective supplier relationships.
Role and Responsibilities
Reporting to the MD, the Operations Director is key to ensuring the delivery every contract on time and on budget. In many businesses delivery and support are separated by a handover process but in this role the director must ensure the quality of delivery supports the SLAs. This will require continuous service improvement through strategic suppliers.
Applying the basics of Agile PPM and ITIL Service Management, the Operations Directors key role and responsibilities will be:
The role will suit a hugely ambitious and meticulous individual looking to put a major success on their CV in helping to deliver by guiding it through delivery and ongoing maintenance and support, whilst working across the team to continuously optimise performance. This is a challenging role and likely to define the holders future career.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
Our client is, and will remain, a small lean team where everyone is self-reliant, yet a team player, i.e., everyone, including the MD, will get their hands dirty, and take personal responsibility for delivering successful outcomes. This huge opportunity, underpinned by existing customers, presents a well-developed environment of high rewards, personal development, and fun.
If you feel that this opportunity could be of interest for you, or you would like to recommend one of your contacts, then please contact Toby Mussell at the PSD Group. PSD are an international recruitment services company headquartered in the UK, with a successful track record of placing mid to senior level executives across the technology and professional employment markets internationally, for thirty years.
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