General Project Manager

Job Title: General Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cape Town
Salary: 30000 - 50000
Reference: GPMSA
Contact Name: Simon Evans-Jones
Contact Email: simon@intelligentemployment.com
Job Published: April 04, 2017 14:05

Job Description

Intelligent Employment are seeking a General Project Manager, South Africa, for an international organisation specialising in Wind Energy. This role will be based from their regional office in Cape Town.

Your role:

As the General Project Manager, your responsibilities will include;

  • Overall responsibility for the execution of wind farm projects with regard to the project time schedule, quality and costs from the planning phase until the taking over with the customer
  • Supervisory responsibility for the compliance with the existing HSE requirements
  • Initiation and coordination of project optimizing measures in cooperation with the internal partners
  • Coordination and technical management of the Site Managers, E-Engineers, Logistic Coordinators and external subcontractors
  • First point of contact for the customer during the project planning and implementation phase
  • Monitoring of the project time schedule and initiation of steering measures if necessary
  • Control services rendered with regard to quality and costs
  • Support the Commercial Project Management concerning contract and claim management
  • Continuous external and internal reporting and compilation of documentation set

We would like to hear from you if you meet the following requirements:

  • Degree in mechanical, electrical, civil or industrial engineering (University / University of Applied Sciences), preferably with an additional qualification in the field of project management
  • Minimum of 3 years experiences working in project management
  • Advanced PM Knowledge in plant engineering and / or Energy sector
  • Comprehensive knowledge of MS-Office
  • Aim-oriented, proactive and communicative personality with entrepreneurial thinking
  • Willingness to travel and international approach
  • Excellent command of the English language, additional foreign languages would be an asset
  • Very good communication skills, powerful personality with distinctive proactive action
  • High focused to following aims and corporate thinking
  • In possession of driver´s license


Company Profile:

You would be working for a multi-national blue chip organization with over 30 years’ experience in Wind Power Generation and is one of the world’s largest wind turbine manufacturers.

Please send your CV and a covering letter to simon@intelligentemployment.com