IT Project Manager – Software Development

Job Title: IT Project Manager – Software Development

Salary: Competitive Based on experience

Location: Nairobi

Our client is a software development firm that develops ICT solutions that automate business processes across every economic sector.

They seek to hire 2 Project Managers who will ensure projects are delivered on time, on budget and to the required quality standard meeting clients’ requirements.

Key Responsibilities

  • Evaluate information gathered from multiple sources and translate into detailed project and resource plans, along with tracking and managing the completion task, milestone and project phase deliverables
  • Ensure adherence to proper techniques and standard methodology relating to planning, communication, integration and implementation of work efforts, as well as contribution to best practices and continuous improvement
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks, identify the potential risks and devising mitigation and contingency plans
  • In Charge of Defining projects scope, goals and deliverables that support business objectives.
  • Estimation and allocation of resource needs to achieve project goals
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Frequently evaluate the outcomes of the project as established during the planning phase
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Ensure proper monitoring and accurate reporting on project milestones and deliverables
  • Facilitation of requirements analysis, design and status meetings to ensure the members in the project team are on the same page and perform towards to the same goals.
  • Coordination with QA staff on testing and deploying applications
  • Ability to handle multiple projects within the portfolio


  • A Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology/ Business Administration
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as A Project Manager in IT related projects
  • Project Management Professional certification (PMP/ PRINCE2)
  • Knowledge in project management tools
  • Technical Background with understanding and /or hands on experience in software development and web technologies
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and communication skills

How to Apply

Please only send your CV quoting the job title in the email subject (IT Project Manager- Software Development) to before Thursday 6th April, 2017.

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV.

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing.

Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted

ICT and Technology, Project Management
Updated: March 30, 2017 — 3:09 pm