ZIMDEF is looking for a Facilities & Projects Manager

Facilities & Projects Manager

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Facilities & Projects Manager

  • Post Date:March 31, 2022
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  • Career Level Manager
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 5-10 Years
  • Industry Business
Job Description

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to fill the vacant post of FACILITIES AND PROJECTS MANAGER that has arisen within the Zimbabwe Manpower Development Fund (ZIMDEF) – an equal opportunity employer.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Champions the formulation and implementation of appropriate engineering, estates, works and projects strategies in support of the Fund’s mandate
  • Leads in the development and implementation of works to include project scope, budget and time schedules
  • Designs building and equipment specifications and develops plans that meet the required specifications and needs of the Fund
  • Oversees the formulation and control of departmental operational budget in liaison with the finance department
  • Arranges expert consultancy services required for the Fund’s projects, such as architects, engineers, surveyors, or designers
  • Oversees work of architects, engineers, contractors, and other external service providers
  • Serves as point of contact between the Fund and external contractors for Fund projects
  • Develops preventative maintenance plans and ensures schedules are followed so as to preserve value
  • Ensures proper close-out of all projects, including final punch list and close-out documents
  • Manages the Real Estate portfolio and ensures growth of the same through recommending viable rental rates, negotiating and enforcing lease agreements
  • Supervises, guides and leads all staff in the division to ensure maximum productivity in compliance with policies, guidelines and procedures
  • Prepares routine and ad hoc reports as may be required from time to time

Qualifications, Competencies and Work Competencies:

  • Degree in Civil Engineering or any equivalent degree
  • Corporate membership to a relevant professional body e.g. ZIE
  • At least 5 years’ relevant experience
  • Proficient with Microsoft office applications
  • Good knowledge in electrical mechanical maintenance
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Clean class 4 driver’s license

Eligible candidates are invited to submit their applications clearly indicating the job post/position and station being applied for.

Applications must be accompanied with detailed curriculum vitae indicating names of at least three contactable referees under confidential cover not later than 1 April 2022 to:

The Human Capital Development Manager,
Zimbabwe Manpower Development Fund,
18572 Off Mother Patrick Avenue,
Rotten Row,
P. 8ag CY7739,