CenturyLink Planner - one year fixed term contract in Amsterdam, Netherlands

About CenturyLink

CenturyLink at http://www.centurylink.com/ (NYSE: CTL) is the second largest U.S. communications provider to global enterprise customers. With customers in more than 60 countries and an intense focus on the customer experience, CenturyLink strives to be the world’s best networking company by solving customers’ increased demand for reliable and secure connections. The company also serves as its customers’ trusted partner, helping them manage increased network and IT complexity and providing managed network and cyber security solutions that help protect their business.

Job Summary

The Access Planner will be analyzing 3 rd party circuit inventory to identify cost savings opportunities in order to minimize business expenditure.

Job Description

  • Matching of inventory data against supplier costs in order to identify circuit migration opportunities to reduce NetEx (Network Expenditure) spend.Scenarios may include:

  • More cost efficient alternative vendors service.

  • A cost efficient use of an On-Net solution, leveraging our own network as opposed to a leased solution.

  • Disconnect opportunities.

  • Identifying alternative access solutions for end of life 3 rd party products.


  • Experience of working in a telecommunications environment and knowledge of Network access products (SDH, Ethernet, Fibre etc.) is highly desirable.

  • Highly proficient in analyzing large & potentially complex data.

  • Attention to detail (critical).

  • Ability to manage competing priorities and workload.

Alternate Location: NE-Amsterdam-Amsterdam

Requisition #: 206847

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