Project Manager Jobs in Kenya

Project Manager Jobs in Kenya

Job Summary

  • The role holder will initiate, plan, supervise and deliver a wide range of construction projects from start to finish.

  • The Project Manager will organize and oversee construction procedures and ensure that they are completed in a timely and efficient manager.

  • The Project Manager will ultimately be the accountable executive for the project, managing the progress reporting to the Project Board and mitigating risks and delays.

  • We would expect the role holder to be well versed in all construction methodologies and procedures and able to coordinate a team of professionals of different disciplines to achieve the best results.

    Key Responsibilities

  • Accountability of delivery of the project against time, cost, quality and risk to the project Board

  • Collaborate with all heads of departments and co-ordinate work packages

  • Create project plans, milestone projections and a critical path

  • Determine required resources (manpower, equipment and materials) from start to finish with attention to budgetary limitations

  • Accountable for all project documentation

  • Plan all construction operations and schedule intermediate phases to ensure deadlines will be met

  • Acquire equipment and material and monitor stocks to timely handle inadequacies which could delay the delivery

  • Hire contractors and other staff and allocate responsibilities

  • Evaluate progress, prepare contingency arrangements and fall back plans.

  • Ensure adherence to all health and safety standards and report issues

  • Create a strong management
    team with clear roles and responsibilities.

  • Assess performance of management team and seek to consistently upgrade the skills through coaching, mentoring or additional training.

  • Manage effective relationships with vendors, sub-contractors

    Key Requirements and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or construction management

  • PMP or equivalent Project Management certification

  • Minimum 7 years’ experience working as a project manager within the construction industry Proficient in Excel or alternate tool

  • An in-depth understanding of construction procedures and material and project management principles

  • Exceptionally well organized with an aptitude for data and interpretation

  • Outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Networking and interpersonal skills

  • Able to generate budgets and reports

  • Presentation skills, able to explain concepts concisely and accurately

  • Able to develop cooperative relationships with department heads

  • Creative thinking skills and ability to solve problems

    How to Apply

  • If you would like to apply for the above role, please send your updated CV to


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