Verizon Wireless Project Manager - Real Estate in Richmond, Virginia

What you’ll be doing...

This position will be based out of either Richmond or Newport News.

Customer demand for wireless data service keeps growing, and to stay ahead of demand, we’re deploying new technology—small cells. Small cells add coverage and capacity, but at a fraction of the size of a traditional cell sites. You’ll scout potential sites for new small cells (like existing utility poles, for example) and manage the site acquisition process. Your work will mean that even more users can connect to reliable high-speed wireless service, anywhere they live, work, and play.

  • Analyzing potential site locations and then creating business case for site acquisition.

  • Managing vendors and purchasing during the site acquisition process.

  • Ensuring compliance with all applicable regulations.

  • Interfacing with stakeholders like landlords, government employees, community officials and legal counsel.

  • Maintaining database systems and reports pertaining to cellular site projects.

  • This position will focus on both small cells and macro cell sites.

What we’re looking for...

You’re an expert project manager—organized, detail oriented, and efficient. You’ve got excellent negotiation skills, and can work effectively with a variety of stakeholders, even in challenging situations. You’re driven to resolve problems and overcome hurdles, and you approach every situation with a can-do, team-player attitude.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.

  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Experience with wireless leasing, regulatory or zoning.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Telecommunications, or Project Management.

  • Technical knowledge of wireless telecommunications networks and RF specifications.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office with strong Excel knowledge.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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