Senior Project Manager - Bridgegap Careers

Senior Project Manager

Full Time
  • Post Date: January 29, 2019
  • Offered Salary Competitive Remuneration
  • Career Level Manager
  • Experience 5 Years
  • Gender Both
  • Industry Services
  • Qualification Bachelor Degree, Master’s Degree
Job Description

GE Power is a world leader in power generation with deep domain expertise that helps customers deliverelectricity from a wide spectrum of fuel sources. We are transforming the electricity industry with the digital powerplant, the world’s largest & most efficient gas turbine, full balance of plant solutions andour data-leveragingsoftware. Our innovative technologies and digital offerings help make power and water more affordable, reliable,accessible and sustainable.

Role Summary

Plan, manage and deliver projects in Anglophone West Africa from transfer through to Provisional Acceptance Certificate (PAC) or Final Acceptance Certificate (PAC) ensuring that additional business opportunities are pursued and to deliver high levels of Customer satisfaction and maximum margin/value.

Essential Responsibilities

At level of Complex Large Projects, the Senior Project Manager (SM) has the capacity to manage projects which are classified “Complex full set” according to Project Management Handbook and identified as “strategic” by management with a strategic customer in terms of secured and potential contracts or target market

That constitutes a severe financial, technical and commercial risk & opportunities

The impact of the project will have a significant effect at Sector level

A multi-Unit project, where SM is the leader, Operating within an international environment with many complex internal and external interfaces

Main Responsibilities

Primary interface to Customer for all official communication

Overall responsibility to deliver project according to contractual conditions & objectives set by his/her direct manager

Owns the project governance and strategy to be followed by the project team

Leads the Project team and ensure the project coordination

Lead and manage the team to ensure performance standards, annual objectives, policies and procedures are met

Ensure the team has the right level of know-how and competency to perform their responsibilities through coaching and development

Empowered to make decisions for the benefit of the project

Manages the Risks and Opportunities assessment, proposes and follows action plans

Organizes and manages the Project Master Time Schedule

Implements and follows transverse actions for the benefit of the Project

Reports on monthly basis the consolidated project situation the progress to Sector Management and is helped by Sector Management to take strategic decisions

Run full consolidated Projects Reviews on a quarterly basis with the different participating Units and Operation Director of Regions or Product Lines as per Grid Solutions Governance

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Degree level or equivalent education or equivalent knowledge or experience

Most suitable candidates will possess an engineering-related degree, although some may come from a general management /commercial background

Fluent in verbal and written English

A valid NYSC discharge or exemption certificate will be required (please indicate clearly on your resume)

Must have valid authorization to work full-time without any restriction in Nigeria

Desired Knowledge & Experience:

Certified as PM level A or should be certified in the following 6-9 months after assignment

The candidate shall have the competencies associated with this level (see competency wheel described in PM Certification procedure)

World class Project Manager with proven track record

Management of projects within a consortium or partnership environment

10-15 years’ experience of managing large and complex projects

Project Management in an international environment

Experience of managing multi-disciplinary teams with multiple interfaces and high project local content

Experience of team building and team culture development

Proven track record of significant improvement of project margin

Management of projects with severe financial, technical and commercial risk

Experience of P&L objectives

Willingness to work in different locations for short or medium periods and to travel world-wide

Experience of Transmission and/or Distribution industry