Shishir Kumar, BE, MBA, PMP

Shishir Kumar, BE, MBA, PMP

A PMP certified experienced Telecom professsional seeking challenging ledership assignments in global Telecom Industry.

Professional Summary

    • A PMP certified Telecom professional having more than 14 years of experience in handling various roles like Project Management, Telecom Operations & Global Procurements.
    • Has an experience in leading a number of global and complex projects & initiatives with remote & virtual teams involving tailored elements, multiple stakeholders, virtually managing & mentoring staff contractors, subcontractors & vendors.
    • Overseen project schedules and timelines to ensure accuracy and feasibility, adherence to the SLA(s) and KPI(s), in accordance to organizational milestones/targets.
    • Engagement with customers - ability to identify and understand their needs - drive delivery targets and promote unparalleled customer experience.
    • Highly effective, result oriented performer with exceptional leadership, people management, relationship management, and communication skills.
    • An Ex. Army Officer, disciplined Leader having strong analytical skills along with sound understanding of business, revenue generation, commercial negotiations and entrepreneurial thinking.
    • Handled various kinds of leadership, management & individual contribution roles in Project Management, Operations, supply chain management and people management across Telecom and IT Industry.


2007 - 2008

Certification in Business Management

Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon, India
1997 - 2001


G.B.Pant Engineering College, Uttaranchal, India

Work History

Work History
Apr 2015 - Present

Procurement Manager/Specialist

British Telecom
Jul 2014 - Apr 2015

Assistant General Manager ( Project Management)

Idea Cellular Ltd, Noida, India

Presently handling a Team of Project Managers, Project Coordinators, and Project Engineers, and Project Support Staff. Responsible for delivery of Projects as per organizational business requirements as per Planned Scope, Budget, Schedule & Quality standards. Stakeholders Relationship Management and Engagement for timely delivery of the project; Handling the change request, Escalations and resolution of disputes/conflicts for delivery of the projects. Preparation, Generation & Distribution of Information with the Business Team /Management Team, Project Sponsor and other Project Stakeholders on the progress of the project, achievement of Targets/Milestones and for seeking support for delivery of the projects. Monitoring the Execution of Projects for delivery of Project as per Planned Schedules. Carrying regular review meeting with Project Stakeholders & Project Sponsors for delivery of the Projects. Monitoring the impact of Risks to Project/Critical Path Activities; evaluating the impact of internal/external dependencies on the projects and implementation of Contingency Plans, Workaround solutions for delivery of the Projects. To ensure that customer acceptance, handover and signoff of final deliverables is as per defined project scope. To monitor Quality assurance of new deliverables; Conducting new site Installation Quality Assurance Audits on regular basis and monitor the Impact of the new deliverables on the Network KPI's and Network Availability. To monitor the Project Finances, Establishment of monitoring system for utilization of the approved project finance; Monitoring the approval of Budget, Indents, PO's & MRN for actualization of Project Cost. To monitor the Delivery of Equipment's as per Project Schedule; Communicating with Commercial Team/Vendor for prioritization of Critical Deliveries required for Project. Monitoring the approval of WPC Clearance/SACFA Id's from the Government authorities. To monitor the Warehouse Inventory; To issue Liquidation Plan of Warehouse Inventory keeping constraints of Ageing/Space n Warehouse and adherence to Inventory Monitoring Parameters. To monitor the Supply Chain Management system; Availability of number of transporters, Monitoring the Quality/Time of Transportation and Impact of Packing/Indexing on the delivery of Projects. Management of Hired Vendors for Rollout-Identification, Evaluation and Selection of hired Vendors required for completion of Rollout. Identification and Implementation of Training needs for Vendors on

Jul 2011 - Jul 2014

Senior Manager

Idea Cellular Ltd

Senior Manager, Lucknow/Noida,.

May 2008 - Jul 2011


Idea Cellular Ltd

Manager, Lucknow/Noida,.