Airtel Kenya Jobs(2016 Jobs)


This role reports directly to the Network Directorand its essence is to formulate and execute strategic initiatives, plan and control investment and implementation/rollout of Network infrastructure as well as governance of Managed Services Partner.
Some of the responsibilities are as follows;

  • Strategic planning and control of Projects related to, investment and expansion of the Network infrastructure.  This will inlcude working with key stakeholder groups to develop and execute a clear and consistent network  deployment roadmap and formulation, appraisal and evaluation of initiatives aimed at optimising site rollout and passive site infrastructure CAPEX  in collaboration with Group networks team.
  •  Governance of the Network Managed Services Contract with respect to site rollout and technical projects implementation. This will involve  handover of approved site rollout and technical projects to the Managed Services Partner.  Provide key interface for reconciliation and resolution of issues that may arise in the course of project implementation by the Managed Services Partner
  •  Deployment budget execution ie annual CAPEX budgeting for  network infrastructure expansion and complete budget cycle control for all passive network CAPEX projects from approvals, PO generation, receipting, asset register transfer, etc.
  •  Maintaining an up-to-date database, documentation and inventory of all installed site infrastructure by ensuring timely and accurate reports to management and central/group office as required.
  •  Participation in ad-hoc committees dealing with management of passive site infrastructure as well as other strategic initiative for network evolution.

Essential Knowledge and competencies:

  • University Degree in Civil, Mechanical/Structural or Process Engineering or its equivalent
  • 5+years working experience in the Telecommunications sector.
  •  2-3 years in management/leadership position.
  • Able to operate in a performance driven organisation
  • Experience in use of Microsoft Office suite of applications
  • Full knowledge and applied technical expertise of design and specifications of telecommunications passive site infrastructure, site build and rollout process, project appraisal and project management skills
  •  Comprehensive understanding of third party management, including SLA’s, contracted KPI’s, penalties/bonuses and escalation hierarchy.

How to Apply

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