Lead – Project Management
Lusaka, Zambia, Full Time K0 - K1500
DEPARTMENT : MD’s Office
VACANCY : Lead – Project Management
LEVEL : Manager
LOCATION : Lusaka, HQ
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:
· 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.
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
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
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
Internal Customer Management Skills
Understanding of the mobile telecommunication industry
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.