Junior Project Manager

Full Time, Permanent
Johannesburg
Posted 3 months ago

We are looking for a Junior Project Manager to coordinate project activities, including simple tasks and larger plans. You will manage schedules, arrange assignments and communicate progress to all team members.

This person will work under the supervision of Senior Project Managers and assist them in managing of multiple projects and coordinating project schedules, track progress of projects and report on their results, risks and opportunities. Good communication and collaboration skills are essential.

Ultimately, you will ensure projects meet quality standards and are completed on time and within budget.

Key Requirements

  • Co-ordinate the implementation of Network Infrastructure projects through the complete project lifecycle as well as the delivery of project deliverables (systems, products and services) within specified time, specifications/ Quality and available
  • Project
  • Report on project progress to
  • Identify and manage risks. Decide upon and facilitate or authorise corrective action.
  • Manage the implementation of specific new products and
  • Integrate project work through but not limit to interfacing and liaising with all relevant groups/ divisions within the
  • Maintain project quality standards through adherence to Project Management methodology/ processes.

Certifications

  • ITIL
  • Prince 2 (Advantageous)

Education

  • Matric
  • Relevant diploma in Project management

Experience

  • 2 year’s experience within the ICT environment including:
  • Minimum of 2 years Project Management experience (Essential) Minimum of 2 years experience in the ISP environment (Essential)
  • Exposure to the Network Environment (Essential) Minimum of 2 years experience in the planning and roll-out of IP-based platforms, systems, or services (essential)
  • Experience in the IP Environment (Advantageous)
  • Contractor management (Desirable)
  • Experience working with international service providers (Advantageous)

Soft Skills

  • Communication Skills
  • Co-ordinating Skills
  • Interpersonal
  • Analytical
  • Facilitation
  • Problem Solving
  • Project Team Leadership
  • Flexible
  • Assertive, pro-active and initiative
  • Ability to work independently
  • Team Oriented
  • Passionate about work
  • Tolerance
  • Tact
  • Goal Oriented
  • Follow-through
  • Perseverance

Job Features

Job CategoryVodacom Team

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