Research Council of Zimbabwe seeks a Construction Project Manager

Project Manager, Construction

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Project Manager, Construction

  • Post Date:May 13, 2022
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  • Career Level Manager
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 3-5 Years
  • Industry Construction
Job Description

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position of Project Manager, Construction – Six months within the Research Council of Zimbabwe (RCZ).

Reports to: Executive Director

Key Resokt Areas Duties

  • The Project Manager must be well-versed in all construction methodologies and procedures
  • Ensure the projects is delivered on time according to requirements and within the budget
  • Collaborate with engineers, architects etc. to determine the specific needs of the project
  • Negotiate contracts with external vendors to reach profitable agreements
  • Obtain permits and licenses from appropriate authorities
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
  • Acquire equipment and material and also monitor stocks
  • Recommend hiring of contractors and other staff and allocate responsibilities
  •  Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costing using appropriate verification techniques.
  • Supervise the Construction workforce
  • Client and Stakeholder relationship management
  • Evaluate progress and prepare detailed reports
  • Ensure adherence to all health and safety standards
  • Project risk management
  • Project budgeting, reporting and monitoring

Quatifications aad Expericace/ Attributes

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Architecture, Rural and Urban Planning or related.
  • At least 3 years of experience in project management within the construction industry preferably within the Government and a track record of good performance
  • Membership to a recognized professional body e.g. Zimbabwe Institute of Engineers
  • Diploma in Project Management
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) PRINCE 11 certification is a plus
  • Comfortable reading and understanding blueprints and drawings
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and general computer software
  • Ability to budget, schedule, negotiate, and control costs
  • High degree of familiarity with contract and subcontract documents, terms, and conditions
  • Construction technical and engineering expertise
  • Strong leadership and management skills

Applications together with detailed Curriculum Vitae and Qualifications should be addressed to:

The Acting Executive Director
11 Stafford Road
Mt. Pleasant
P.O. Box CY294, Causeway

Or E-mail: [email protected] indicating the position being applied for in the subject line.

Applications should be submitted not tater than 15 May 2022