Nextzon Nigeria Recruitment: Project Manager

Posted on :

26 Apr, 2010

Category :

Project Jobs in Nigeria

Nextzon Nigeria is recruiting for a client – a well capitalised Public Limited Company in the business of property development based in Lagos. Envisioned to be a leading global property company, our client is committed to superior value delivery to its customers and other stakeholders in its business areas of development, trading, property investment and finance and real estate advisory.

Our client is committed to the delivery of quality homes, and commercial real estate products in office, retail and leisure development. Our client seeks exceptionally qualified and motivated candidates to fill the following positions:




o Overall responsibility for planning, management, coordination and financial control of all projects undertaken by the company.

o To oversee all aspects of engagements undertaken by the company.

o To ensure completeness of all projects on time, on budget and according to client specifications.


o Planning

Plans project in order to accomplish its goals within constraints such as time, cost and agreed quality standards.

Creates and executes project work plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.

Schedules tasks, deadlines and milestones for all stakeholders and resources

o Day-to-day Management

Manages day-to-day operational aspects of a project and scope.

Implements and manages project changes and interventions to achieve project outputs.

Manages project resource allocation.

o Evaluation & Reporting

Reviews all deliverables prepared by team(s) before passing to client.

Ensures project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately.

Prepares for engagement reviews and quality assurance procedures.

Tracks and reports team hours and file expense reports

Analyses project profitability

o Process

Creates, maintains and constantly looks to improve processes.

Provides detailed explanations as regards all ongoing and prospective projects

o Proposals

Works directly with all market facing members of staff to provide inputs on outgoing client proposals.

o Client Management

Acts as an account manager for some clients.

Presents work to executive management, clients at milestones throughout the life of projects.

Articulates design rationale and function strategy as it directly relates to accomplishing targets on each project.

Obtains, discusses and follows through with feedback from all stakeholders.


o A good first/university degree in built-environment disciplines or other relevant disciplines

o Relevant professional qualifications and/or post-graduate degrees

o Demonstrated experience of not less than seven (6) years in handling similar responsibilities

o Ability to quickly and effectively develop a robust project management framework

o Familiarity with developing and delivering project management systems

o Demonstration of sound knowledge and experience in project management

o Extensive working knowledge of project management in the real estate industry in Nigeria

o A post graduate degree (e.g. MBA) from a reputable university

If you are qualified and are interested in any of these positions, please send in your resume (as an attachment, in word) stating the reference code of the position being applied for as the subject of the email. Applications should be submitted on or before 7th May 2010 via email to [email protected]

No other format of application will be accepted.

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