Telecoms Jobs

Build Mobilisation Manager

Posted: 10/09/2019

£50K - £80K / Year

My Client is the UK's leading alternative provider of wholesale fibre infrastructure and the builder of Gigabit Britain. Known for our Gigabit City projects in which we deploy next generation digital infrastructure to the public sector, businesses community, mobile operators and homes, my Client is disrupting a stagnant UK telecoms market and helping spark our digital economy. With bold plans, and partners signed up, to deploy fibre direct to 5 million homes and businesses, we will soon be transforming the digital capabilities of towns and cities up and down the country. Full speed ahead!


The candidate will need to have the below and the role will include:

* Responsible for end to end contractor mobilisation "best practice" process, ensuring that every city starts on time, delivering predictable, sustainable, high quality output at Day One
* Ongoing development of the mobilisation gate process and setting the standards for consistent, scalable delivery
* Managing and supporting contractors and delivery teams during the mobilisation process, which starts with the initial contractor tender process, and completes with the first homes ready for service in each city
* Maintaining the operational plan, and reporting mobilisation status versus programme on all cities in the mobilisation phase, on a weekly basis
* Providing support and assistance to the mobilising contractors, ensuring that any interventions and additional support are provided in a timely manner to keep them on programme
* Identifying and directing the appropriate subject matter experts to instruct, coach and support the contractor partners in getting ready to deliver in city
* Co-ordinating a "SWAT" team that can be deployed for short periods of time to coach and assist cities at critical phases of the mobilisation programmme
* Producing and maintaining all mobilisation related documentation and standards, by capturing lessons learned and feeding back into the process on a regular basis, and making sure that the documentation, training and processes reflect latest knowledge and thinking
* Ensuring that all mobilisation information and documentation is published and readily available to all stakeholders who require it (Internal and external parties)
* Interfacing with appointed commercial property agents and the Local Authorities during the early city engagement phase to identify potential depot sites for the build contractor in the city
* Work closely with the Delivery teams, PMO, Training and Recruitment teams
* Escalating any risks / issues to the senior team that could impact on the mobilisation phase of the programme

Qualifications and Experience

* Extensive experience in telecoms and civils infrastructure construction, preferably in fibre installation
* Detailed working knowledge of processes, systems and industry standards relevant to installation of fibre
* Able to demonstrate working knowledge of the construction phase, from planning, noticing, permitting, design and on site works

If Interested please feel free to Contact me Directly on 0203 328 7700 or Alternatively at

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