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Project Manager

  • Lagos

CLIENT: Software Company
POSITION: Project Manager
LOCATION: Lagos Mainland
JOB SUMMARY
The Project manager is responsible for planning, overseeing projects, designate project
resources, prepare budgets, monitor progress to ensure projects are completed on time and
within budget while ensuring clients’ needs are understood and properly satisfied with our company products/services.

RESPONSIBILITIES
 The Project Manager will provide support in activities within planned timeline;
 Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope, with high quality and within
budget;
 Breaks down projects into reasonable subsets of work and activities;
 Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders
and ensuring technical feasibility;
 Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs using
appropriate verification techniques;
 Work closely with Project owners, partners and clients on all matters pertaining to project,
including efficient resource allocation, timely project update, delivery risk and mitigation;
 Consistently follows up on progress, issues and activities relating to each project;
 Report and escalate to management as needed (delivery risk and mitigation plan);
 Successfully manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders;
 Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation;
 Manages Process documentation & Process flow of each project;
 Manage all projects optimally through project life cycle;
 Adopt industry best practices, techniques, and standards throughout project life cycle;
 Uses consistent methodology to manage projects;
 Development, management, timeliness & updates of organizational documentations useful
to clients and employees such as project policies & procedures, guidelines, forms, team
collaborations and training materials for each product.
 Ensure the timely and successful delivery of our solutions according to clients’ needs and
objectives;
 Prepare reports periodically on projects status;
 Other organizational assigned duties (where necessary).

QUALIFICATIONS
 Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Business, or a related field.
 Certification in Project management is also required.
 At least 2-4 years’ experience in software project management.
 Strong familiarity with project management software tools, methodologies, and best
practices.
 Proven ability to solve problems creatively and resourcefully.
 Excellent analytical skills and interpersonal skills.
 Proficient in Data analysis, Statistics, MS Project and/or Primavera, Jira, MS Office Suite and
other project management tools.
 Prior proven project experience within Software development industry will be particularly
useful.
 Proven ability to juggle multiple account management projects at a time, while
maintaining sharp attention to detail;
 A polite, friendly and diplomatic manner;
 Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal;
 Excellent listening, negotiation and presentation abilities;
 The ability to generate ideas, priorities and manage several different tasks successfully;
 The ability to thrive in pressured or demanding situations;
 Reliability & Dependability;
 Good teamwork player, close collaboration with clients and stakeholders, flexibility, and
ability to quickly respond to changes.
Salary: 200,000 – 250,000
Interested candidates should send CV to recruitment@marcforte.com

To apply for this job email your details to recruitment@marcforte.com