Monday, August 5, 2013

IT Project Managers Jobs in Nairobi Kenya

Positions: IT Project Managers 
Location: Nairobi
Industry: ICT

Our Client, an Information Communications Technology firm providing Custom Software Development, Mobile Banking, web solutions, alongside other ICT based services, seeks to recruit an IT Project Manager.
The ideal candidate will be responsible for management of projects within the organisation from conceptualization to project hand over and commissioning. 

He/she will be tasked with the cordiantion, implementation, execution, control and completion of specific projects ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments and goals. 

Key Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Preparing  project proposal and detailed technical documents to help customers understand how you intend to solve their problems
  • Selecting objectives and establishing policies, procedures and programs necessary to achieve them
  • Ensuring efficient use of resources available and minimum delays caused due to resource locking in some processes
  • Managing the activities of the project and the resources available to ensure that we have minimum wastage
  • Ensuring good prioritization of activities and resources within the project to ensure that we have the most efficient and effective mix for project execution
  • Manage day-to-day operational aspects of a project and scope of work and coordinate project reporting
  • Review deliverables prepared by team and conduct quality control and analysis before passing to client
  • Document all project workflows and deliverables for easier follow up, coordination, maintenance and support
  • Engage in deliberations with other organization and stakeholders, make presentations, pitch solutions to the relevant parties and close sales / partnership agreements for new businesses and joint ventures for the viable solutions
Qualifications and Competencies
  • A degree course in a relevant discipline (ICT, Project management or Software development related)
  • At least 2-3 years experience working in similar position with similar responsibilities
  • 3 years experience with programming languages and tools e.g. Java SE, Java EE, PHP, J2ME is a bonus with Rapid Program Execution Skills and procedures is also a bonus
  • Experience with financial management software and financial accounting packages and Graphic design skills (Photoshop,illustrator, Fireworks etc) is a bonus
  • Good human interaction and interpersonal skills
  • Good technical background with an understanding of software solutions development and life cycle.
  • Analytical and ability to make sound judgment on viability of ventures
To apply, send your CV ONLY and cover letter to before Friday 23rd August 2013. 

Clearly indicate the position applied for and the minimum salary expectation on the subject line.