HIRING – PROJECT MANAGER

Clean Team Ghana is an innovative social enterprise that provides an affordable, reliable solution to the problem of inadequate sanitation infrastructure in countries that are struggling to provide for the basic needs of their burgeoning urban populations. We work with the local population and tailor to their needs, providing employment and a sustainable business model along with our unique sanitation solution. Simple, empowering, effective.

About the Role

The Head of Projects is a Band B, Senior management position reporting directly to the Chief Executive Officer.  Responsibilities for planning, executing, and evaluating projects according to predetermined timelines and budgets while managing and building teams.

  • Become familiar with the company’s business model and brand to appreciate how projects will impact the business
  • Manage project development from initiation to closure
  • Be accountable for project results along with project team
  • Work with stakeholders to complete project charter, outlining scope, goals,deliverables, required resources, budget, and timing
  • Complete work breakdown structure to estimate effort required for each task
  • Provide and steward project schedule to identify when each task will be performed
  • Clearly communicate expectations to team members and stakeholders
  • Act as mediator between stakeholders and team members
  • Resolve any issues and solve problems throughout project life cycle
  • Effectively manage project scope by ensuring any changes to scope are documented, approved, and communicated to relevant parties
  • Determine if external consultants or contractors will be required to complete project plan; If required, recruit and manage appropriate staffing resources
  • Track and report on project milestones and provide status reports to the company’s CEO and stakeholders
  • Lead, coach, and motivate project team members on a proactive basis
  • Develop tools and best practices for project management and execution
  • Safely crash unsuccessful or re-prioritised projects
  • Ensure all project documents are safely archived following project completion
  • Responsible for providing updates and dashboards to the company’s CEO

Qualifications

  • Degree from a Tertiary Institution
  • Work experience in project management
  • Familiarity with project management tools and/or software packages
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

Deadline: 31st August, 2015. Send CV to recruitment@cleanteamtoilets.com

 

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