Project Manager

Resume posted by okontog in Telecommunications.

Desired position type: Full-Time
Location: Marousi Attica, Greece

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15 years experience in the telecoms segment. Held roles of responsibility and also managed human resources. Accountable for the delivery of multitasking projects which required interdepartmental and departmental synergies along with representation to third parties and to both private & public sector. Management of projects of major financial & reputational impact. Performance of Business Impact Analysis & Risk management. Negotiation skills, Crisis management, team building & conflict management. Drive for results through effective team working and prone to undertake initiatives aiming at progressing and developing.


1994-1998 Bachelors in Communications & Mass Media, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
2003-2005 Executive MBA for executives in Telecommunications, Athens UNiversity of Economics & Buisness
2011-2013 Master’s in Mediation, Conflict Management & Communication, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens

Educational Seminars (but not limited to) :
Managing Successful Projects PRINCE 1 & PRINCE 2
Disaster Risk Management
Practitioner Certificate in Business Continuity Management
Physical Risk Assessment
Public speaking & Presentation skills
Negotiation skills
Health & Safety Culture
Prokject Management by ALBA
Leading Change
Performance Management and so on


12 years of work experience as coordinator & supervisor of the Network Retention and Licensing of Vodafone Greece S.A. Held roles of great responsibility with regard to the viability, credibility & retention of the operator’s network within Greece. Responsible for a team of professionals having to manage demanding projects within a highly competitive environment. Synergies within the organization and with third parties, representation of the organization to public & private sector. Active participation in national & internationa working groups referring to relevant projects. Active member in executive committees. Best practise sharing and promotion of cost saving initiations improving quality of performance. 3,5 years experience in OTE Hellenic Telecommunications Organization S.A, holding the role of project manager. Management of the certification of the organization in Business Continuity according to ISO 22301. Performance of the organization’s Business Impact Analysis in collaboration with involved departments, perfomance of Risk Assessment in cooperation with organization’s Audit & Risk Management Depratment. Responsible for the development, implementation and monitoring of the organization’s business continuity testing & exercise programme in cooperation with participating parties. Participating in internation working group on business continuity sharing best practices. Deployment of monitoring tool of progress of the implementation of Business continuity programme which enabled bench marking and subsequently development of action plans regarding improvement.


  • MS Project ( 5 years)
  • MS Office ( 15 years)
  • SAP (4 years)
  • SPSS Statistics (3 years)
  • Microsoft Power Point( 13 years)


    7 habits of highly effective people, behavioural implications, Certificate in Business Continuity Management, Conflict & Reconciliation in Groups, Disaster Risk Management, effective negotiations, Health & Safety Culture, leading change, Managing Successful Projects Practitioner PRINCE 2, Managing Successful Projects PRINCE 1, Performance Management, Physical Risk Assessment, Presentation Skills & Public Speaking, Project Management, Team Building

Groups & Associations

    Business Continuity Institution, Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity, Energy & Environment, EU Funds, Hellenic Telecommunications, NAGAP, Next Dimension Careers, Non Profit Network, PM -Project Manager Community, TEN-Top ExecutivesNet

Spoken Languages

    English, French, Greek, Spanish