Project Manager

Basic Salary: R20,000.00
Employment Type: Permanent

Job Description:

Project Manager

We require an individual to join our management team who has the experience and passion to
motivate teams and deliver specific project objectives. Projects are typically in the areas
of product development and system development. This exciting and diverse role is required to support the team in managing and delivering its strategic project portfolio.

Key responsibilities
• Determine and define project scope and objectives.
• Predict resources needed to reach objectives and manage resources in an effective and efficient manner.
• Prepare budget based on scope of work and resource requirements.
• Track project costs to meet budget.
• Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work plan.
• Provide project updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders about strategy, adjustments, and progress.
• Manage contracts with service provider and suppliers by assigning tasks and communicating expected deliverables.
• Utilize industry best practices, techniques, and standards throughout entire project execution.
• Monitor progress and adjust as needed.
• Measure project performance to identify areas for improvement.
• Developing goals for the development team and business growth and ensuring they are met.

Key competencies and skills:
• Bachelor’s degree in computer science, business, or a related field.
• 3 years of project management, scope and schedule management, risk and issue management, finance and cost control management and related experience.
• Proven ability to solve problems creatively.
• Strong familiarity with project management software tools, methodologies, and best practices.
• Experience seeing projects through the full life cycle.
• Excellent analytical skills.
• Strong interpersonal skills and extremely resourceful.
• Proven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline.
• Team player.
• Motivated and dynamic attitude.
• Work structured and self-dependent.
• Proficient in Microsoft Office.
• Clear Criminal record.

Remuneration: R20k