Project Manager (must be fluent in Afrikaans), Kempton Park – Ref: 745040-5

  • Degree
  • Kempton Park,
  • Posted 9 months ago
  • This position has been filled

Ref: 745040-5

Job Description:

Our client currently has an opportunity for a Project Manager to be responsible for the overall management of the project, ensuring that the project is efficiently and effectively managed, resulting in a completed product that Is to the satisfaction of the client.

Main functions include (but are not limited to): Overall management of the project schedule, project budget, project quality and client relationship.

Position details:

Technical Expertise
Ensures that the project is managed such that the technical solution offered is to the client’s requirements.
Ensures that the project is managed such that the technical solution offered utilizes industry proven technology whilst applying innovative designs.
Ensures that the engineering effort is well coordinated between disciplines and departments.
Ensures that the company project management processes are effectively and efficiently applied to the managed project.

Operational Management
Provide input into all SHE matters, actively participate and promote a total safety culture.
Management of project internal and external stakeholders.
Management of the project set-up phase including the development of project procedures as required.
Management of the project scope including management of the change control process.
Management of the project schedule so as to ensure timeous completion of project deliverables.
Management of the project budget and related project cost control processes.
Management of project risks, such that risks to both the company and the client are mitigated.
Management of all project quality aspects so as to ensure conformance to the agreed project quality management plan.
Management of project communications including documentation control and project reporting.
Management of the project execution phase including the design and procurement efforts as required.
Management of the construction and commissioning project phases as required.
Management of the project close-out phase including ensuring that project lessons learned are documented, communicated and distributed.

Management of the commercial aspects of the projects so as to ensure that the project is generally profitable, and consistent with the margins envisaged at tender stage.
Management of the project such that contractual bonus opportunities are maximized, without compromising project / company standards or long-term client relations.
Management of the commercial relationship with the client including ensuring that all contractual issues are managed such that commercial risks to the company are mitigated. (With specific focus on contractual liabilities, battery limits and performance guarantee requirements).
Management of the project EPCM / man-hour budget.
Management of client invoicing process including ensuring that payments are received timeously.

Client Relations
Management of the relationship with the client with the specific focus on forming a long term mutually beneficial relationship thereby securing repeat business. (The company to be client’s preferred partner / engineering service provider).
Client relationship includes the following:
° Meeting and exceeding the project clients’ deliverables.
° Timeously and effectively solving client problems.
° Ensuring that clients are kept informed and up to date on the status of the project.
° Ensuring that all interactions with clients are conducted in professional and respectful manner.

SHE Management
Overall management of the project safety, health, environmental and social aspects where applicable.
Management of the development and implementation of the project safety procedures.
Driving the total safety culture and health of all employees.
Performing SHE inspections when on site and giving feedback to project teams on the findings of such inspections.

People Management
Ensures that appropriate resources are deployed so as to ensure the success of the project.
Ensures that a positive and constructive atmosphere is propagated through the project team.
Ensures that an appropriate level of staff mentorship and development is encouraged within the project team.
Ensures, through HODS and HR as appropriate, conformance to all labour legislation as well as to the company policies and procedures.
Participates in staff performance, discipline and other management processes.

Personal Capabilities
The Project Manager is a leader who provides his department with:
° Direction.
° Motivation.
° Facilitating change.
° Gaining support for ideas, proposals and solutions.
° Achieving results.
The Project Manager is a leader who is:
° Strategically driven.
° Has initiative.
° Is proactive.
° Has self-management.
° Effective communication and listening skills.

Location (country, city): Kempton Park

Job Qualification & Experience:

Minimum of 10 years of experience in a similar role

Company Description:

Our client offers specialised design, optimization and construction of metallurgical processes.

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

Project Manager (must be fluent in Afrikaans), Kempton Park – Ref: 745040-5

Project Manager

Project Manager


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