Interface Design Manager Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Egis Kenya

Job Title: Interface Design Manager

Job Grade: 3

Project Duration: 1 Year- Fixed term Contract


Education / Degree: Degree in Civil Engineering

Years of Experience: 10 years in managing a design team

Location: Nairobi

Managerial Line

The Interface Design Manager will directly report

  • Operationally Design Office Manager
  • Functionally : Design Office Manager

Specific Responsiblities and Accountabilities

  • Managing a multidisciplinary design team (5 staff min) working in the same time on several projects whether road, building, utilities or even master planning.
  • Organizing the split of the design staff on the projects based on their respective competencies and the needs of the projects
  • Managing the workload of his team (Engineers and Technicians) on short and medium term
  • Keeping track of progress and adhering to deadlines as agreed with the Design Office Manager
  • Ensuring the external quality control of all deliverables
  • Will the direct link with the Team leaders of the design projects in the Region
  • Missions to the sites from time to time for explaining the design projects to Clients with the Team leaders and the Director of Operations

Minimum Requirements / Qualifications

  • Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Post graduate qualification would be an added advantage
  • 5 years’ experience with an international engineering consulting company and with a construction background would be a plus
  • Excellent Written and spoken English
  • Knowledge of French would be an added advantage
  • Working Knowledge of CAD programs i.e. Auto CAD, Civil CAD 3D, Project Wise, Sharepoint, BIM, REVIT,….
  • A Team Player able to work under pressure and demonstrate professional coordination
  • Effective interpersonal, communication and multi-tasking skills
  • Decisiveness and ability to work with multiple stakeholders
  • Proactive Approach

Other qualities:

  • Attention to Detail
  • Excellent Communication: Oral and Written
  • Planning and Organizing Skills
  • Professionalism
  • Urgency
  • Flexible
  • Service orientated

Budget for the position: 400,000KES gross salary all inclusive

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your application quoting the job title on the email subject to before Friday 2nd October, 2020.

Engineering and Technical
Updated: September 7, 2020 — 7:33 am