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Project Site Manager – Zesa


Zimbabwe Power Company is the leading generator of electrical energy in Zimbabwe and supplies the bulk of the nation’s electrical power requirements from its five power stations. ZPC is undertaking various projects that are meant to dose the gap between electrical energy demand and supply. ZPC is now on the execution stage of the 670MW Hwange Power Station: Expansion Project. The Company is inviting suitably qualified and motivated persons for the following vacant position of the project that has arisen on a fixed- term contract basis.
REF: ZPCHR31 /10/19

Qualifications and Experience

• A degree in relevant Engineering discipline or equivalent.
• At least 8 years working experience in the management of high value and complex projects.
• Corporate Membership of a recognized Engineering Institute (Registration with Engineering Council of Zimbabwe would be mandatory)
• Project management qualification
• Core skills in negotiations
• Functional expertise in process of project planning and stage/ cycle management
• Ability to handle change programmes
• Ability to manage stakeholder buy in

Essential Attributes

• Excellent communication and collaboration skills
• Friendly, yet firm and assertive
• Remains focused on ultimate goal of the project
• Excellent presentation skills

Duties and Responsibilities

• Runs the project on a day to day basis
• Ensures that project delivers the required products within specified tolerance of time, cost, quality, scope, risk and benefits
• Manages information flows between Project Management Team and the Project Board and other external stakeholders
• Leading and motivating the Project Management team
• Advising the Project Board on any deviations from plan
• Establishing and managing project controls- monitoring and reporting

• Preparing Project Initiation Documentation and project execution plans

• Preparing progress, exception and end of project reports
• Supervising Project Team Managers and the Project’s Contractors
• Issues status reports to PMO, Steering Committee and the executive management team
• Identifies, manages and resolves outstanding issues in a timely manner
• Analyses progress payments claims and approves or recommends change orders
• Issues formal correspondence to contractor on behalf of the Accounting Officer
• Manages Interface among all project stakeholders

Applications from prospective candidates with detailed curriculum vitae and certified copies of certificates should be received by not later than 22 November 2019.

Senior Manager – Human Resources or Hand delivery to Senior Manager – Human Resources
Zimbabwe Power Company
P.O Box MP 274
Mount Pleasant

Zimbabwe Power Company 12th Floor, Megawatt House 44 Samora Machel Avenue HARARE

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NB. ZPC’s recruitment policy does not require any prospective job seekers to make payments to the Organisation or any of its employees as a way of securing employment

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