Contracts Manager for Largest Single Energy Storage ‘Monomer Capacity’ Project in Africa – Johannesburg (H/O) & Western Cape (Project Site) – Ref: 1213392


Ref: 1213392

Job Description:

Enshrine Placements have been retained to source Engineering Professionals for the Largest Single Energy Storage ‘Monomer Capacity’ Project in Africa, for an international client setting up operations in Johannesburg.

This EPC project – located in the Matzikama region of the Western Cape with a contract value of ZAR 1.85 billion – includes design, supply, installation and commissioning of a new 80MW/320MWh electrochemical energy storage station and expansion work of a 132kV substation. This is our client’s first ever overseas electrochemical energy storage project; they topped the evaluation results in both technical and commercial standards, competing against 10 top general contractors.

The experienced and qualified Engineering Contracts Manager must have proven experience in power plant, Energy and REIPPPP complex projects, along with REIPPPP or Power Generation experience.

Location (country, city): Johannesburg (H/O) & Western Cape (Project Site)

Job Qualification & Experience:

You will have completed a degree in Engineering (Mechanical or Electrical) or Law, coupled with 5-7 plus years’ experience in working with large scale projects within the Energy sector, with coupled with a professional certification in Contracts Management.
You will have a strong and well displayed experience in analyzing non-contractual matters, such as engineering, cost control, planning, construction, etc to support the team.
You will have proven experience in leading and directing all contractual aspects of executing projects, including risk assessments, as well as managing the company’s various registration documentation, certifications, construction permits and renewals.
You will have sound knowledge of Power Purchase Agreements, EPC Contracts, O&M Agreements and stakeholder reporting.
You will show exceptional leadership skills, as well as being able to work in a cross-functional team to ensure successful hand over of the project within the allotted deadlines and time frames, be results and solutions orientated.
You must have a valid driver’s license, be able to travel between Cape Town and various Western Cape sites and be prepared to visit site for lengthy periods.
A clear criminal /credit record and contactable references are essential.

This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.

Contracts Manager for Largest Single Energy Storage ‘Monomer Capacity’ Project in Africa – Johannesburg (H/O) & Western Cape (Project Site) – Ref: 1213392

Contracts Manager

Contracts Manager 


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