22 Mar 2016

Full-Time Project Manager at an Energy Firm

Toni AdewunmiLagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Job Description

Our Client

A world-class energy firm (that has just acquired a Power Generating Plant); with a formidable presence in the West African Market is looking at developing a Power Plant Project Development Team and requires the services of a Project Manager who will see to the successful completion and execution of various projects within the company thereby leading to its growth and development.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Work with the product development team to assist in the creation of required documents.
Provide assistance to the product development team where project issues are identified, detailed and improved upon or corrected early in the project development process.
Project planning, scheduling and tracking of project development cycles and acquisition of needed resources as and when appropriate.
Develop and write project engineering specification that meet the vision set forth by the project requirement documents.
Develop and implement QA plans in cooperation with the Quality Assurance Engineering, ensuring that the key features are tested and certified projects are ready for production.
Work closely with developers, leading them to a successful project delivery by working together on project feature and privatization of software development and change requests.
Establish and propose material and equipment sources, receive quotation and secure bids both locally and overseas undertake the negotiation of purchase orders and contracts, follow-up schedule and expedite deliveries.

Skills and Requirements

Knowledge on utilization of EPC contracting methods OEM, engineering design services and construction execution methods.
Project management experience is essential
Must demonstrate ability to make sound engineering decision and meet deadlines with a story track record of success.
Self-managed practice work style.
Story writing and oral communication skills
Proficient in project management tools i.e. Microsoft project
Experience in managing people and resources.
Verify tender deliverables
Quality Assurance – compliance with the provision and guideline of the quality assurance system relevant to the BU etc.
Responsible for personal safety/safe working practices for BU
Good analytical, supervisory, communication and negotiation skills
Must be able to work independently
Proficient in the use of computing facilities and common software

Experience and Qualification

B.sc degree in Engineering (Electrical/Mechanical) and construction related field
Minimum of Eight (8) years’ experience managing a medium to large EPC Projects in power generation (Energy) and industrial process
15 years’ work experience with 10 years’ experience in power and 5 years’ experience in solar procurement roles in the relevant induction
Advance Diploma in Engineering, Procurement/Business Administration and Management.
Experience in project management functions
Professional membership of recognized engineering body will be an added advantage

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