Contract Type: Fixed Term – Full Time 

Closing Date: 20 February, 2018 

Job Category: Project Management 

Business Unit: D&E - Infrastructure, Services, Operations & Commercial 

Location: Cardiff/Caerdydd, United Kingdom

Job Introduction

An experienced Broadcast Network Control System (BNCS), Broadcast Control System or Control System Project Manager is required to manage the Central Square BNCS Project Team in the BBC Cymru/Wales Central Square Programme.  The Central Square BNCS Project is being run using an Agile SCRUM/SPRINT methodology and the Project Manager will be expected to work with the Product Owner, Scrum Master and MPI Project Management team to deliver a BNCS system that meets the EPIC requirements captured and agreed at the High Level Design Stage of the project.

Major Projects Infrastructure is part of BBC Design & Engineering and is responsible for the delivery of a wide range of major projects across the whole of the BBC’s estate. We oversee the management of major projects from initial feasibility, solution design, business justification and approval to procurement, delivery, handover and training. We work closely with a variety of stakeholders and suppliers – both internal and external - to ensure that the BBC’s investment benefits are realised through the delivery of a variety of major projects and programmes.

Role Responsibility

  • Responsible for project delivery and selecting suitable frameworks and techniques (e.g. iterative and incremental, or sequential). 
  • Work with ‘business or product owner’ and stakeholders to agree the project objectives.
  • Manage the project within agreed scope, time, cost and quality constraints.
  • Contribute to and produce the relevant documentation (e.g. Business Case, PMP) to secure investment (if required) or resource allocation.
  • Work with stakeholders to agree scope, critical success factors, deliverables, outcomes and benefits. Ensure understanding of the impact of any trade-offs and decisions by relevant stakeholders. 

The Ideal Candidate

  • Broadcast project management experience, ideally within a large Broadcaster
  • Broadcast Control System project management experience
  • Control System (any sector) project management experience
  • Experience working with a wide variety of stakeholders managing large broadcast or control system integration projects
  • Experienced with BNCS v4.5 and above
  • Experience and understanding of Agile project management methodologies

Welsh language skills are not necessary

Applications may be submitted in Welsh, and an application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

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