Projects Manager Job in Nairobi Kenya

Job Title: Software Company Projects Manager
Reports to: Head of Projects
Industry: ICT
Location: Nairobi
Salary: 120K - 180K
Our Client is a software development firm that develops ICT solutions that automate business processes across every economic sector. 

They seek to hire a Project Manager to ensure that all projects are managed and delivered within the specified conditions, timelines, scope, resources and in the best assured quality.

Key Responsibilities
  • Manage the various phases over the life cycle of the project
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Develop a schedule for project completion that effectively allocates the resources to the activities
  • Review the project schedule with senior management and all other staff that will be affected by the project activities; revise the schedule as required
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Successfully 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
  • Ensure that the project deliverables are on time, within budget and at the required level of quality
  • Write reports on the project for management and for funders
  • Evaluate the outcomes of the project as established during the planning phase
Qualifications and Skills Desired
  • A Bachelor’s degree in information systems or business administration
  • A minimum of 3 (three) years experience in managing IT related projects
  • Knowledge in project management tools
  • Technical Background with understanding and /or hands on experience in software development and web technologies
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and communication skills
If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Software Company Projects Manager) to before Saturday 30th April 2016

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing

Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted