Projects Director Job in Nairobi, Kenya (500K)

Position: Projects Director

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Nature of Job: Full-time

Salary Range: 350K – 500K

Key Objectives / Purpose of the Job: The Projects Director is a senior leader responsible for operational strategy and day-to-day operations within the Project division.

S/he works with teams to ensure that contracts are executed to internal quality standards and that sales and growth targets are met.

S/he will be responsible for organizing the design and build offering to a highly successful business unit that leaves our customers happy and satisfied.

Key Roles

  • Work with the design team to develop compelling customer offers
  • Ensure that the processes are smooth, transparent and fully implemented
  • Ensure that pricing is competitive and sustainable
  • Work with the build-out team to ensure that projects are delivered on time and give super quality finishes every time
  • Team management & internal coordination
  • Provide overall guidance of the team of 10-15 people
  • Manage and cultivate internal teams to run specific projects
  • Set KPIs and targets for internal teams and individuals, and push for ongoing growth
  • Ensure that every staff (within the division) is delivering on KPIs and SOPs
  • Function as the escalation point as required
  • Collaborate with executive-level management in the development of performance goals and long-term operational plans
  • Lead recruitment for staff
  • Manage Operations budget planning and monitoring
  • Push teams to hit and exceed growth targets
  • Promote and support implementing innovative ideas to be further competitive and unique

Education Experience and Skills

  • Degree in construction management, design, architecture or a related discipline
  • 4+ Years in project management or related areas
  • A history of leading large multi-faceted construction or renovation projects
  • Experience managing a team of individuals to deliver high performance
  • Demonstrated capacity to drive sales through customer sourcing, pitching, and sales funnel management
  • Deep understanding of Kenya’s construction and renovation industry

How to Apply:

Qualified candidates are encouraged to send CVs quoting relevant skills, qualifications and experience to

Interviews will be done on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Updated: June 9, 2019 — 5:46 pm