Project Manager – Maputo, Mozambique (Contract)

Our client, a global organisation is looking for a Project Manager to be based in Maputo, Mozambique. He will manage and oversee a team of (temporary) local drivers, ensuring the quality of capture within agreed timeframes & keeping the company updated in terms of daily progress. He will also be responsible for the safe upkeep & storage of all hardware & equipment for the duration of the project. The ideal candidate must be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing the successful capture of the highway network and major towns/cities of Mozambique, within budget tolerances & to the agreed quality standards.
  • Arranging logistics of the project including accommodation; subsistence and fuel expenses for all drivers/capture assistants and them all being evidenced to the agency.
  • Assist & coordinate with the drivers to arrange for successful image data transfer daily.
  • Regular reporting to the client on progress & any blockers daily.
  • Responsible for the upkeep of equipment and vehicles in the state and ensuring their upkeep and secure storage (cameras, equipment and cars).

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors’ Degree in Business or related field.
  • Must have an excellent track record in project coordination.
  • Previous experience of dealing with embassies, ensuring that permissions to capture.
  • Have a flexible approach to work as this role will encompass areas from logistics to others.
  • Professional qualification in Project Management will be a distinct advantage.
  • Candidates with a working knowledge of Geographic Information System or Data Management will be an added advantage.
  • Must be able to work in Mozambique & have relevant work permit details.
  • Have strong problem solving and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be able & willing to work in remote areas in Mozambique.
  • Someone who has some familiarity with technical products & processes.
  • A team player with excellent communication skills, attention to detail, problem-solving skills.
  • Must have high integrity and be very honest.

Please click on the tab below to apply:

  • Education:Bachelor's.
  • Job Type:Contract.
  • Location:Maputo, Mozambique.
  • Career Level:Upper Mid-Level.
  • Salary:Monthly Gross Salary: Open depending on skills and experience.
  • Deadline:30th March 2020.