Project Manager (Nigeria) ( MSP ) - Johannesburg

An international firm of consulting engineers is looking for a Project Manager to join their dynamic team in Nigeria, and be responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of specific projects.

Minimum Requirements:

• Qualification in project management or equivalent i.e. Construction Project Management (CPM)

• Professional Engineering registration as recognised by relevant registration bodies locally.

• Knowledge of both theoretical and practical aspects of project management

• Knowledge of project management techniques and tools

• Direct work experience in project management capacity

• Proven experience in people management

• Proven experience in strategic planning

• Proven experience in risk management

• Proven experience in change management

• Proficient in project management software

• Experience in a multidisciplinary environment (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical)

• Critical thinking and problem solving skills

• Planning and organizing

• Decision-making

• Communication skills

• Influencing and leading

• Delegation

• Team work

• Negotiation

• Conflict management

• Ability to live and work away from home for extended periods when required

• Tolerance to work in environment with diverse cultures.

• Adaptability

• Stress tolerance

Role Details:

• Lead the planning and implementation of project

• Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables

• Define project tasks and resource requirements

• Develop full scale project plans

• Assemble and coordinate project staff

• Manage project budget

• Manage project resource allocation

• Plan and schedule project timelines

• Track project deliverables using appropriate tools

• Provide direction and support to project team

• Quality assurance

• Constantly monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholders

• Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions

• Implement and manage project changes and interventions to achieve project outputs

• Project evaluations and assessment of results

  Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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