Project Manager -12 Month FTC

Change and Transformation

Job Number: 6661

Location: Dixons Carphone, Acton Support Centre (123)

Contract: Full Time / Fixed Term Contract


Project Delivery Lead - 12 month FTC

The purpose of the Project Manager role is to lead the implementation of the solutions for our B2B clients and internal business by creating a detail project plan and ensuring successful end to end delivery of projects/work streams to agreed time, cost and quality


Key responsibilities:

  • Liaising extensively with the internal and external clients and drive the project through all the stages of delivery and implementation
  • Manage the project implementation end to end and ensure right resources are engaged at the right time for the successful delivery of the project
  • Own and update project progress view for all projects on going 
  • Creation of individual project plans
  • Managing project timescales and milestones delivery
  • Stakeholder relationship management including Project communications and status reporting
  • Project issues management (snag list planning in co-ordination with line manager)
  • Risk management
  • Main point of contact each assigned project for internal and external clients
  • Project documentation management


Skills & experience required:

  • Excellent experience of managing change in areas like mobile phone insurance, operations, system development, technology
  • Excellent skill in tracking and maintaining the project finances and support development of business cases
  • Lead and deliver initiatives in a cross functional environment
  • Worked within a standard project management
  • Strong influencing skills – able to get the job done without line authority
  • Good communication skills - able to communicate complex technical issues simply
  • Organisationally aware – knowledge of the best ways to get things done
  • Good awareness of managing change in a commercially sensitive environment
  • Good understanding of SDLC


Dixons Carphone is Europe’s number one electrical and telecommunications retailer and services company, with more than 40,000 colleagues across nine countries, including the UK and Ireland. Every day, we use our people’s expertise to reach out and help new customers. What’s more - we’re exploring extraordinary new markets, from wellness to security, so that in an ever more connected and constantly changing world, we can offer our customers the most comprehensive service.

It’s an exciting time to join us and find yourself a place in our growing success story, apply now.