Wednesday , November 29 2023

Mr Price Group Careers – Project Manager

  • Full Time
  • Durban

Website Mr Price Group

Job Description:

The Mr Price Group is recruiting a dynamic Project Manager for our IT PMO Office to focus on our Infrastructure space!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation, and presentations.
  • Determine the frequency and content of status reports from the project team, analyze results, and troubleshoot problem areas.
  • Delegate tasks and responsibilities to appropriate personnel.
  • Define project success criteria and disseminate them to involved parties throughout project life cycle.
  • Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path.
  • Plan and schedule project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools.
  • Track project milestones and deliverables.
  • Conduct project post mortems and create a recommendations report in order to identify successful and unsuccessful project elements.
  • Where required, negotiate with other department managers for the acquisition of required personnel from within the company.
  • Draft and submit budget proposals, and recommend subsequent budget changes where necessary.
  • Set and continually manage project expectations with team members and other stakeholders.
  • Liaise with project stakeholders on an ongoing basis.
  • Identify and highlight issues and conflicts within the project team.
  • Define project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with senior management and stakeholders.
  • Effectively communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion.
  • Develop best practices and tools for project execution and management.

Job Requirements:

  • Relevant Business or IT Degree
  • 5 years in a Project Manager role – experience in IT Infrastructure related projects
  • Retail sector and broad understanding of traditional and new technologies used in a retail and online environments
  • MS Project and Project Online
  • Project management certifications or demonstrable career development activities would be a massive advantage
  • Project Management principles & ability to use ‘best practice’ in all aspects of project management, with focus on practical results rather than process
  • Approach to, benefits delivery – from strategy to realization
  • Leading projects successfully (including leading teams, budgeting, planning, quality management, problem solving, reporting, managing risk)

Job Details:

Company: Mr Price Group

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Durban

Application Deadline: N/A

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