Job Title: Project Officer

Duration: 24 Months Job Summary

  • We are looking for an experienced Project Officer to market our project support services such as equipment hiring, site inspection and clearing, excavation, Grading etc.
  • Plan and supervise a range of construction projects from start to finish.
  • Organize and oversee construction procedures and ensure they are completed in a timely and efficient manner.
  • The ideal candidate will have an analytical mind and great organizational skills.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with Engineers, Architects etc. to determine the specifications of the project.
  • Promote our project support services to prospective clients.
  • Negotiate contracts with external vendors to reach profitable agreements
  • Negotiate equipment hiring with external vendors to reach profitable agreements
  • Obtain permits and licenses from appropriate authorities
  • Determine needed resources (manpower, equipment and materials) from start to finish with attention to budgetary limitations
  • Plan all construction related operations and schedule intermediate phases to ensure deadlines will be met.
  • Acquire equipment and material and monitor stocks to timely handle inadequacies
  • Supervise the work of laborers, mechanics etc. and give them guidance when needed
  • Evaluate progress and prepare detailed reports
  • Ensure adherence to all health and safety standards and report issues

Requirements

  • B.Sc/B.A in Engineering, Building Science or relevant field
  • 3-5 years experience
  • Proven experience in construction and marketing
  • In-depth understanding of construction procedures and material and project management principles
  • Good knowledge of MS Office
  • Familiarity with construction/ project management software
  • Outstanding communication and negotiation skills
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • A team player with leadership abilities
  • Age Range: 26-35

Attributes:

  • Commitment to high quality service deliver
  • Integrity and ownership mentality
  • Organized and methodical
  • Calm under pressure
  • Able to work with others and be a team-player
  • Fast and time cautious Essential
  • Ability to work with little supervision.
  • Dress sense.
  • Intelligence
  • Loyalty and respect.

Application Closing Date 30th July, 2017.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV’s to:¬†careers@nextgearng.com¬†Applications must include a cover letter, Resume, & referees.

Applications must be sent with the subject as “Application for Project Officer”

Note: Applications sent in a wrong format will be rejected. Only success applicants will be invited for an Interview.