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
The closing date for receipt of applications for these posts will be 12 November 2018.