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Digital Business Solutions Project Manager (CPT/JHB/KZN)

Product/Project management
Cape Town – Western Cape ~ Johannesburg – Gauteng ~ Durban – KwaZulu Natal

ENVIRONMENT:
BE responsible for the direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of project, while remaining aligned with strategy, commitments and goals of the organization as the next Digital Business Solutions Project Manager sought by a dynamic Internet Service & Network Specialist. You will perform Risk Management, prepare Project presentations and chair Weekly Project Meetings & Steering Committee Meetings while utilising appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs. Applicants will require Matric/Grade 12, a Bachelor’s Degree or suitable Project Management Certification (CAPM, PMP, Prince2, or Agile Project Management) with solid SCRUM knowledge/experience – preferably possess a Scrum Master Certification with 3 years’ work experience in Project Management. You also need proficiency with MS Projects & Smartsheet.
 
DUTIES:
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the successful execution of projects.
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget.
  • Develop project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility.
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation.
  • Develop a detailed project plan to track progress.
  • Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs.
  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and technique.
  • Report and escalate to management as needed.
  • Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders.
  • Perform Risk Management to minimize project risks.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors.
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation.
  • Prepare Project presentations and chair Weekly Project Meetings and Steering Committee Meetings.
  • Display consistent energy, drive and persistence in order to deliver results.
  • Ensure the correct escalation processes are followed and that Project Sponsors & Project Owners are kept abreast of any unresolved issues or risks.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
Qualifications –
  • Essential Matric or Grade 12.
  • Bachelors-Degree or suitable Project Management Certification (CAPM, PMP, Prince2, or Agile Project Management).
 
Experience/Skills –
  • Knowledge/Experience in SCRUM (Preferable Certified Scrum Master).
  • At least 3 years’ experience in Project Management.
  • Experience in Project Management tools such as MS Projects and Smartsheet.
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Solid organisational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills.
  • Critical thinking and problem solving.
  • Excellent decision-making and leadership capabilities.
  • Conflict resolution experience.
  • Adaptability.
  • Able to tolerate stress. 
  • Car and Driver’s License. 

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