We are a dynamic, fun loving team and we take immense pride in our work. We are looking for a Project Manager to join our team in Cape Town.

Purpose

The Project Manager is responsible for ensuring that projects are planned, that required resources are allocated, that risk is covered, and that projects are delivered within budget, according to client expectations, and within the set time frames. The Project Manager ensures that communication on project progress between project participants are consistent and appropriate.

Responsibilities

  • Receive requests from internal stakeholders for projects
  • Evaluate available resources against required resources
  • Compile or assist in compiling budgets for projects using a bottom-up or top-down approach
  • Attend and participate in client start up meetings
  • Schedule regular update session with project participants to obtain feedback on project progress (actual versus agreed timelines and milestones)
  • Communicate project progress (risk, milestones achieved, upcoming milestones, and current status) to project participants and/or client
  • Check project progress between milestones with project participants
  • Arrange the internal delivery meeting to prepare team for the client delivery meeting
  • Assist employees in managing their project time and ensure the optimal scheduling or employee time

Knowledge and Skills Required

  • Advanced Microsoft knowledge
  • Advanced Ms – Excel
  • Intermediate Ms – Word Skills, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Basic Visio
  • Basic Microsoft Access
  • Project Management Life Cycle
  • Credit Risk Industry Knowledge

Behavioural Competencies

  • Writing skills (reports)
  • Communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Arithmetic
  • Logical reasoning
  • Analysis and problem solving
  • Planning and organising skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Service focus
  • Project management
  • Negotiation

Education

  • Related project management qualification

Experience

  • At least 5 -7 years working experience, with 2 -3 years in a PM role

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