Lead – Project Management

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • - ZMW / YEAR
  • Applications have closed

Airtel Zambia

DEPARTMENT : MD’s Office

VACANCY : Lead – Project Management

LEVEL : Manager

LOCATION : Lusaka, HQ

JOB PURPOSE

To ensure the establishment and management of the overall functioning of the Project Management Office. To Facilitate the development and on-going management of an optimized portfolio with the overall assistance of senior management leading to the fulfillment of strategic objectives of the business.

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES ARE:

Project Management

· Driving the implementation of specific projects.

· Promotion of project management methods and standards, implementation of good project management practice, and periodic review & monitoring of certain projects.

Process Management

  • Ensuring the implementation of processes within the functions as mandated by group.

Strategy and Operation Support Management

  • Supporting the CEOs office with respect to meeting pre-read, Board Meetings, Audit Committee Meetings.
  • Coordinating with the respective functions for time bound business deliverables

Reporting

  • Timely consolidation and circulation of reports to the MD office as well as to HQ as and when requested.
  • Ensuring timely issuance and follow up of actions points agreed in meetings and Minutes of Meetings.

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

Educational Qualifications & Functional / Technical Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and Accounting or its equivalent
  • Project management certification preferred
  • Master’s Degree is an added advantage.
  • Project management skills
  • Methodology skills

Relevant Experience

  • A minimum of 8 years’ working experience 5 of which must be in the telecom industry.
  • High proficiency in excel

Other requirements (Behavioral etc.)

  • Planning and organizing
  • Organization & Management skills
  • Personal Skills
  • Internal Customer Management Skills
  • Leadership Skills
  • Understanding of the mobile telecommunication industry

CLOSING DATE

Suitable candidates requested to apply by sending through their CV’s to [email protected]

The closing date for receiving applications is Friday, 17th June 2022.

Airtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is non-discriminatory on the basis of race, gender, disability or ethnic grouping.

Please note that due to the high volume of applications received, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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