Project Manager Jobs - MTN-Uganda

Job Title:       Project Manager  
Organization: MTN-Uganda
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Senior Manager Projects Implementation

About US:
MTN-Uganda is the leading telecommunications Company in Uganda, providing payphone, fixed lines, fax/data, internet and mobile services.

Job Summary: The Project Manager will oversee the technical (e.g. Radio & planning Optimization, New Site build, site upgrades) projects implementation cycle, resource & stakeholder engagements, contractors to ensure workmanship quality for all projects delivered.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Ensure projects are executed using best practice Project management guidelines
  • Implement projects as per Marketing/network Road-Maps
  • Ensure Regular Project reporting as per Business requirements
  • Ensure that all projects are implemented within specified time lines and within Quality Plan
  • Ensure handover of all completed Projects to the respective internal customers
  • Prepare project timelines with fully interdependence in the project activities
  • Ensuring all projects follow customer centricity guidelines
  • Properly Manage Project risks
  • Properly Manage Project Procurement
  • Properly Manage Project Contracts
  • Project human resource management
  • Manage project documentation
  • Ensure capitalization of all completed Projects

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for this vacancy must hold a Degree in Engineering/ Project management or relevant University Degree
  • Post graduate Diploma in Project Management or recognized Certification in Project management is added advantage
  • A minimum of five years’ experience in running business projects end to end is a MUST as well as supervising & managing others
  • Prior project management exposure with network roll out
  • Further qualifications in Contract management, Tender process or Project management
  • Other attributes
  • Computer literacy with emphasis on project management packages MS project or Enterprise system
  • Ability to work long hours if necessary
  • Possess good Interpersonal Skills with ability to take Initiative
  • Flexibility to travel extensively within Uganda
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Possess good Communication Skills
  • Ability to drive a company car would be an added advantage
  • Experience working on multidimensional projects
  • Excellent understanding of activity timing and impact assessment
  • Demonstrable capacity for multi-tasking

NB: Please note that presentation of false academic documents and certification will lead to criminal prosecution.

How to Apply: 
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send/deliver their Job Applications  with detailed CVs, certified copies of academic certificates (originals are to be presented at the interview) and names and addresses of three referees addressed to the: Recruitment Officer, MTN- Uganda, P.O Box 24624, Kampala, (MTN Towers)

Deadline: Tuesday, 19th July, 2016.

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