Project Officers Jobs in Kenya

Sheer Logic Management Consultants is seeking to engage dynamic individuals for Project Officers position for one of our clients

Duration: 6 Months

Key Responsibilities

Project Planning

  • Develops and manage project plans specifying goals, strategy, staffing, scheduling, identification of risks, contingency plans, and allocation of available resources;
  • Drive the project initiation planning sessions to make sure that clear baselines are set for project delivery and financial mandate; and
  • Compile a project budget based on the financial mandate.

Project Execution

  • Manage the resource requests to business, resource pools and procurement;
  • Ensure that the standardized project framework and methodology is adhered to at all time;
  • Ensure stakeholder plans are updated with intervention schedules; and
  • Produce a project charter detailing the project objectives, high-level scope and deliverables, timelines with clear resource mandates.

Project Progress Management

  • Manage the internal working environment to ensure that work is conducted effectively throughout the project lifecycle;
  • Ensure that the necessary project control mechanisms are implemented and manage all project changes with impact assessments and alignment to the billing schedule; and
  • Review all project management functions to establish project-wide phases, approval points, review points and other milestones.

Project Performance Management

  • Analyse and develop mitigation for the impact of conflicting requirements within the organization on the project and interface with the project owner in order to achieve project objectives
  • Establish project baselines and report progress in relation to the agreed baselines to provide a measure of performance throughout all phases of the project lifecycle
  • Manage project risks and develop mitigations and escalate as early as possible to the project owner with amendment of the risk management plan where appropriate

Closing of assigned projects

  • Manage the project close-out from client for progress or phased or full project delivery using a detailed close-out report including the log of all changes to date, impact of these changes, highlights and lowlights, areas where improvement can/could be achieved and reflection on value that will be invoiced based on the work completed and agreed invoiced amounts;
  • Ensure that all project documentation as per the standard Project Management processes was archived

Compliance to policies

  • Ensure project and resource performances are always a priority in management, tracking and reporting thereof.

Requirements

  • 5+ years work experience managing large complex projects in an environment with multi-function teams
  • Degree in Business related discipline, Information Technology, Computer science, Telecommunications or Engineering discipline
  • PMP or PRINCE II Certifications
  • Member of PMP Global and local chapter

How to Apply

Send your application to recruitment@sheerlogicltd.com by 23rd October 2020.

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Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted


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Nairobi, Kenya
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Kenya
Project Management, ICT and Technology
Updated: October 19, 2020 — 4:22 pm