Projects Director

  • Full Time
  • Harare

Rural Electrification Fund

Projects Director
The Projects Director will report to the REF Chief Executive Officer and will perform the following duties:
• Plan and provide effective leadership for the projects function to ensure effective and equitable implementation of the Expanded Rural Electrification Programme
• Implement and review policies and business plans for the projects function of the Fund
• Draft budget proposals for projects department
• Develop strategies, methodology and operational procedures for effective and optimal projects implementation
• Develop systems and procedures for material requirements planning
• Monitor resource utilization by subordinate managers and staff to ensure optimal utilization of materials, plant and machinery
• Forge strategic alliances with stakeholders in line with REF mandate
• Contribute in the preparation of REF Board and Annual Reports
• Submit reports to the Chief Executive Officer as and when necessary
• Supervise and appraise subordinate staff in the Projects Department
Qualifications and Experience
• BSc Electrical Engineering Degree
• MBA/ MBL or equivalent
• Projects planning and management is an added advantage
• Ten (10) years relevant post graduate experience, five (5) of which shall be at senior management level
• Membership of a relevant professional institute
• High analytical skills
• High level of computer literacy
• Systems Application Programmes (SAP) proficiency is an added advantage
• Good communication skills
• Teamwork skills
• Clean Class 4 Driver’s license
An application letter accompanied by a detailed Curriculum Vitae and certified academic and professional certificates should be submitted to the following:
Chief Executive Officer Rural Electrification Fund
6th Floor, Megawatt House
44 Samora Machel Avenue
P. Bag 250A, Causeway
Harare
OR
Email reahr@rea.co.zw
The closing date for receipt of applications for these posts will be 12 November 2018.