Job title: Snr Solar Project Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Electronics
Expertise: Engineering
Salary type: Monthly
Job published: 2019-11-27
Job ID: 32510

Job Description

Senior Project Manager to manage the full sphere of PV projects in Southern Africa, from development to operations phase. 



* Degree or equivalent in Construction Management or Civil/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering

* Excellent track record of managing renewable energy and construction Projects

* An excellent knowledge of MS Office and IT l

* Accredited training for FIDIC and NEC Contracts

* Fluent English - Corporate level (Advantage: Spanish, German, French, Portuguese)


Required Experience: 

        * 10+ years managing construction projects

        * 5+ years’ experience managing renewable energy construction projects i.e. PV Construction

        * Management of all construction aspects, electrical, mechanical and civil engineering works

        * Solar Asset Management experience

        * Solar PV Plant operational experience

        * Entrepreneurial thinker with a commercial and technical sense


Responsibilities: Reporting to the COO, the main purpose of this role is to manage a variety of large scale complex EPC projects from conception to completion. 

                * Contract Negotiations

                * Budget Control

                * Project Performance

                * Interfaces with Project Stakeholders

                * Health & Safety, Quality Control, Environmental & CSR

                * Ensure SSO Compliance to the EPC Contract

                * Travel cross country required, and also to project in Africa