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Operations Director

Job Description

Date: Dec 3, 2019

Job Summary

The role is to ensure consistent project establishment through the application of industrialized set-up practices & adherence to the set-up model by CPMs. This is achieved through active engagement during the pre-sales process & providing direct coaching & mentoring support to the CPM during the establishment phase. Provide input to the SDP3-TG3 handover process & secure best practice implementation.

Responsibilities & Tasks

  •   Mentor & coach the CFR/CPM
  •   Lead & support the CPM through the project establishment phase
  •   Drive best practice implementation during project establishment
  •   Engage with the CFR during the pre-sales phases
  •   Drive adherence to standardized project metrics as part of project establishment


Core Competences:

  •   Fundamental Leadership Competence
  •   Financial Acumen Skills
  •   Business Understanding
  •   Ericsson Knowledge
  •   Negotiation and Argumentation Skills
  •   Knowledge Sharing & Collaboration Skills
  •   Coaching & Mentoring Skills
  •   Persuading & Influencing
  •   Delivering Results & Meeting Customer Expectation
  •   Entrepreneurial & commercial thinking
  •   Leading & supervising
  •   Relating & Networking
  •   Planning & organizing


Preferred Qualifications & Experience Requirements:

  •   A minimum of 5 years Ericsson Project Management experience, preferably with exposure to international & multi-domain projects
  •   Ericsson certification as Senior CPM (ESPM) in any specialization (PMP/PRINCE2/AIPM certification is required if not Ericsson-certified)
  •   Degree in Computer Science, Engineering (IT or electrical), Business / Finance or an associated discipline, or equivalent professional experience

DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. Therefore employees assigned may be required to perform additional job tasks required by the manager.

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Req ID: 294983