Operations Project Manager

Network Delivery · London, London, City of
Department Network Delivery
Employment Type Full-Time

Hi there! Thanks for stopping by our job advert. We’re Community Fibre and our mission is to bring better internet to everyone. You won’t find any old and slow copper technology here, our network is full fibre and that’s directly to our customers so whether you’re a gamer, you have lots of data hungry family members or you love to chill out and download a movie we will have a package for you.

The clue is in our name and we love working with local communities in London. We want to bridge the digital divide in society and make internet accessible to all. We also love when we can welcome residents from the local community becoming team members of CFL, over 20% of our talent is from local communities that we serve.

We are not the new kid on the block, we were established in 2013 and some of our key achievements since then include:

  • Raised £400m investment from large institutions.
  • Acquired over 360,000 wayleaves across Local Authorities, Housing Associations and Private Landlords.
  • Deployed our full fibre infrastructure to over 100,000 premises.

So far we’re proud of our achievements and we are doing a great job disrupting the broadband industry but we are definitely not stopping here. To help us we’re looking for forward thinkers, people with big ideas, people passionate about technology and most importantly hard workers to join us and help support our growing business.

Job purpose:


We are continuing to grow rapidly and to support the next stage of our growth we need a Project Manager to lead and manage the co-ordination of potential and signed wayleaves through to build completion. You will be working daily with our Business development, Build, Planning and wider strategy teams.

Your main goal will be to align our Business Development and Build teams to ensure a high build completion of signed wayleaves

What you’ll be doing:


  • Develop Landlord rollout programmes fit for purpose and to be used by our build teams for execution. This will include aligning Landlord stock lists with Land registry data and our internal business units (Multi Dwelling /Mid-Market/Single Dwelling etc) .
  • Engage with internal and external project stakeholders for the duration of the project.
  • Manage the operational relationship with all stakeholders and have monitoring in place to ensure all KPI’s are visible across the business.
  • Act as the primary escalation point for all project deliverables, and respond / take action accordingly to mitigate the problems
  • Provide routine updates to project stakeholders by maintaining systems, applications, databases and leading delivery calls.
  • Support the build/delivery team ensuring they have clear roll out plans developed in line with the network roll out.


The experience we’re looking for you to bring:


  • Understanding of FTTP network deployment
  • Highly numerate and analytical thinker, proficient in Excel
  • Comfortable and confident interacting at all levels in our organisation
  • Relevant experience within the Telecommunications arena, with proven track record of successful delivery of Telecom Projects
  • Some familiarity with or a desire to learn GIS would be beneficial
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project.

Why join us:


  • You get to work with some of the best technology in the market
  • Be part of an exciting scale up business where you can bring your ideas, bring your knowledge, we value your contribution
  • We all love time off whether that’s going on an exotic holiday or a staycation, you’ll get 25 days holiday to enjoy, increasing by 1 day for each year of service up to 28 days
  • Birthday leave, our treat to you
  • Keen cyclist, join our cycle to work scheme
  • Enjoy the perks of Vitality health
  • You get to work with an amazing bunch of people

What happens next:


You’ve done your bit so sit back and relax, we will review your application and come back to you.

If we think you’re not quite right for the role you have applied for but may be a better fit for another, we’ll definitely let you know.

Want to know more about a career at CFL, check out our careers page: https://communityfibre.co.uk/jobs

We are an equal opportunities employer that values diversity in our team, we welcome applications from all backgrounds.

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  • Location
    London, London, City of
  • Department
    Network Delivery
  • Employment Type