Our client is a Telecommunication company specialized in building towers and managing sites for mobile network operators.
It is one of the world’s fastest growing tower operators and maintains operations in Nigeria, Cameroon, Ivory Coast and some other countries.
The Company is heavily involved in bringing broadband internet to the whole of Africa and have also launched a variety of green energy projects in the five countries in which it operates.
They now have a new opening due to expansion for an experienced IT PROJECT MANAGER
We are looking for an experienced IT PROJECT MANAGER who will be expected to manage workstreams as part of a wider transformation programme to enable solution delivery and implementation of business systems.
The Project Manager will act as the main conduit between the programme and its customers, including any external partners, and manage their inputs and outputs to deliver change for the business .
What You Will Do : Project Management :
Project Management :
Support the portfolio management decision process through the creation of project charters, scope documents, risk assessments and budgets
Lead efforts in developing work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans and status reports
Executing the defined project plan to ensure that the project team completes their assignments according to plan
Monitoring and controlling the work to ensure that the project remains on track and in control
Planning for contingencies and report project baseline variances.
Identify and anticipate risks and issues. Facilitate resolution, mitigation, and appropriate escalation
Contribute to the management of project risk and change management
Assess inter-project dependencies and gauge the financial impact and risk of the project
Support in the definition of project quality standards and ensure these standards are adhered to during project execution and delivery
Closing the project to formalize acceptance of the project result and release project resources
Measure and report on value achieved and business benefits realized through projects
Provide leadership and technical guidance to reports
Provide performance feedback for project team members
Managing 3 rd Party Delivery :
Setting expectations and scope
Planning and Managing of delivery
3 rd Party Quality Assurance
Conduct feasibility studies and confirm results with business units to facilitate decision making
Engaging with the business to understand the needs and gather requirements
Ensure Process Leads and Business Champions are delivering change
Communicating with management and stakeholders to enable successful and timely project completion.
Ensuring that deliverable meet expectations and are fully tested
Managing Early Life Support
Developing Lessons Learnt
Updating Project Information Platform System
Like to have :
Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or Industrial Engineering
Certifications in any of the following : Prince2, Agile / Scrum, PMP
Demonstrable ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines
Functional : Procurement
Microsoft Dynamics 365 F&O
Project Management (Prince2 / PMP / Agile)
Software Development Lifecycle
Management : Resource Management
Vendor and Supplier Management
Team Leader and Resource Development
Additionally, the following would make you more attractive :
NB : Please ensure you keep your resume detailed. Kindly note only suitable candidates shall be responded to.