BT Project Manager in Bogota, Colombia

Project Manager 2

Purpose Of Role:

Has lead role and responsibility for planning and managing small to medium-sized (please see project matrix for further detail) projects that may significantly affect the organisation at the BU and LOB level. Is likely to manage sections of large projects and will input into the project planning process as a member of a large projects management team. Supervises the work of Project Manager 1s and other project staff and will work with external consultants to ensure deliverables.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrable experience and capability to manage projects autonomously.

  • Typically worked on a range of projects with different complexities, technologies, lengths and client relationships.- Good all rounder with experience of delivering to clients directly and significant product to medium or high projects

  • Thorough understanding of concepts, procedures and application of project management and a good knowledge in other subjects or disciplines, which are relevant to the content of the project (e.g. six sigma and network management processes).

  • Evaluates, sometimes complex (please see project matrix for further detail) situations using multiple sources of information. Solution may require some new planning and resource elements but unless exceptional unlikely to be totally bespoke.

  • Projects may involve a higher element of risk to business and require ability to use recognised project management methods and processes, depending on risk profile and governance needs.

  • Is recognised as a key supplier in delivery of a client or internal business benefit.

  • Must have proven ability to apply relationship management skills and to be able to build and own client and stakeholder relationships at senior (e.g. GM and above or prime external customer). Third party suppliers may have to managed in terms of selection, deliverables, timelines and budgets.

  • Directs and manages on all elements of project and should guide Project Managers. Might lead a team on a portfolio of 'small' projects.

  • Acts as lead change agent with ability to channel resources effectively internally developing better delivery practice or ability to identify the change impact on the organisation, identify stakeholders and manage relationships, risk and engagement to deliver the project's outcomes successfully.

Business Impact:

  • In-depth understanding of how the BU integrates within the LOB and has developed a broad commercial awareness of the company's products and services as compared to competitors.

  • Impacts on the business through holding operational responsibility for planning, financial and budgetary control, end results and setting decision frameworks within the defined boundaries of a specific Project.


Bachelor in Electrical, Electronic, Telecomunications or Systems engineering, knowledge of PMI methodology, PMP certified desirable, ITIL V3 certificated, Risk Management knowledge. Demonstrable experience and capability to manage projects of medium and high complexity.

Knowledge of project management methodologies PMI, Prince 2, ITIL V3 certified, experienced in IT and Telecommunications projects, Languages; spanish native, English fluently, portuguese desirable.


  • Will have had five to seven years experience of leading projects.

  • Experienced delivery agent with specific experience of delivering to clients directly and delivery of significant products as part of major BT and client programmes.

  • Experienced user of, and/or accredited in, a formal Project Management methodology such as Prince2, APMP, ITIL qualification, Risk Management Qualification or 6 Sigma.

Job: Project Management

Title: Project Manager

Location: Colombia-Bogota-Bogota

Requisition ID: 68313