Fibre Project Leader

Job Title: Fibre Project Leader
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brussels, Belgium
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 1/3/18
Reference: 71028-ITBEL-SED_1517825560
Contact Name: Sebastien Guerard
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 05, 2018 10:12

Job Description

Fibre Project Leader

The "fibre Project Leader" will take the operational lead for the roll-out of one or more fibre projects.
The main responsibility of this project leader will be the set-up of an effective project organisation and project planning. This organisation must assure that customers can be connected to the new fibre network within the pre-defined schedule and budget and aligned with local business partners. He/she will do so in close cooperation with his/her colleagues of other departments and with national roll-out, design and engineering teams.


oSet up an effective project organisation with clear roles & responsibilities.
oEstablish a planning baseline (for both the architecture and the construction), and a cost baseline allowing timely and on budget delivery of the objectives.
oAnalyse and mitigate both internal and external risks to maintain the project baseline.
oPlan & lead local meetings with all involved stakeholders to assure a close follow-up of the planning, trigger all necessary actions to realise the EOY objective for the program. This also includes communication to external partners and internal area teams, the National Program Manager and the local area manager.
oCheck and approve high level designs for both feeding (internal) and distribution (external partner).
oAssure the data quality in the tools for project follow-up and network documentation.
oConsolidate and assess confidence level for the "Go for construction".
oAssure timely execution of required core network activities.
oFollow-up of correct financial actualisation with both internal departments & external partners.
oRepresent the network deployment department (provide feed-back regarding planning, design and status) in local cross-departmental teams with sales, Marketing, Customer operations.
oActively participate in initiatives for definition/updates of design rules, processes, work instructions, reporting, lessons learned…


oGood knowledge of telecommunication networks and eager to expand this knowledge
oProject management experience is a must (workload estimations/operational planning/budget management)
oTeam player with a lot of energy and team coordination skills
oGood analytical insight
oAble to deal with ambiguity
oGood knowledge of the Office applications (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint)
ogood communication/presentation skills
oBilingual Dutch/French with good knowledge of English
oIn possession of a master degree (engineer) or equal in experience