Latest Job Vacancy at Ascentech Services Ltd

Posted on :

8 Sep, 2016

Category :

Management Jobs in Nigeria

Ascentech Services Ltd acts as a gateway to provide a wide range of recruitment and selection services to companies. We are a dedicated team of professional consultants offering top of the line executive recruitment and selection services.

Job Title: Project Manager
Location: Lagos


  • PM should be able to handle multiple projects at same time.
  • Each project should be micromanaged.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects
  • Ability to micromanage
  • Ability to coordinate
  • Ability to pick-up project from any stage with little to no hand-over
  • Manage stakeholders – business stakeholders, senior management and IT team (developers, testers, configuration management teams, application support teams)
  • Ability to manage business stakeholders
    (who are mostly slow in responding and reluctant to sign-off anything)
  • Should be able to cope up with changing priorities of stakeholders being matrix organisation, PM doesn’t have any control over them
  • Should be able to pick up various developments happening around
  • PM should be aggressive enough in getting
    things done.
  • Ability to follow up aggressively
  • Should not mind going to desk of others to get things done
  • Should be able to raise the voice (if required) to get things done (that is normal here – term ‘make appropriate noise’ used here)
  • PM should conduct meetings, get all required people in the meeting, and prepare MoM for the same.
  • PM should be able to follow up with all required people to attend the meetingsometimes even getting the people personally to the meeting room
  • Ensure business is conducted as per agenda (PM is solely responsible for success or failure of meeting)
  • PM should manage vendor well
  • Get vendor deliveries on time
  • Keep vendor on tenterhooks all the time
  • Manage vendor payments (NOTAP registration, invoices, follow up with procurement, etc.)
  • Prior experience of vendor management knowledge of contracts evaluations and negotiations
  • Ensure business requirements for completeness.
  • Understanding of underlying domain
  • Should be able to engage BA and architect if required (not all projects get them)
  • Client Expectations PM Attributes
  • Ensure project governance (however the challenge is rigorous compliance for most requests is lacking)
  • Should know Prince2 terminology
  • Should be able to follow Client processes
  • Should be able to prepare and maintain

Required documentation

  • Being PMP / Prince / CSM Certification is required
  • PM should be present in the office from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Being it a bank and as per culture here,PM should be in office by 8:00 am every day.
  • Should be able to stay back in office beyond office hours on a regular basis

Method of Application
Applicants should mail their resume with Subject as Project Manager to

Application Deadline
Not Specified

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