gyfa vacancy


Job Title: Project Manager
Location: VI Lagos State
Job Type: Full-Time

We are seeking an experienced Project Manager to join our team and lead the successful execution of a variety of projects across different domains.

Job Summary:
As a Project Manager at Greening Youth Foundation Africa, you will play a pivotal role in planning, executing, and closing projects, ensuring they are completed on time, within scope, and within budget. You will be responsible for coordinating cross-functional teams, managing project resources, and delivering exceptional results.

Key Responsibilities:
Project Planning and Initiation: Define project scope, objectives, and key deliverables.
Develop detailed project plans, schedules, and budgets.
Identify and allocate necessary resources.
Project Execution: Lead project teams and ensure adherence to project plans.
Monitor and control project progress, including scope, schedule, and budget.
Implement project changes and interventions to achieve project goals.
Stakeholder Communication: Establish and maintain effective communication with stakeholders, including clients, team members, and external partners.
Provide regular project updates and reports to stakeholders.
Risk Management: Identify potential risks and issues and develop mitigation strategies.
Proactively address and resolve project-related challenges.
Quality Assurance: Ensure that project deliverables meet quality standards.
Conduct quality reviews and audits, as necessary.

Resource Management:
Manage project resources, including personnel, equipment, and materials.
Optimise resource allocation to achieve project objectives.

Budget Control:
Monitor project financials and ensure adherence to budget.
Track expenses, manage variances, and report on financial performance.

Project Closure:
Conduct project post-mortems and evaluate project outcomes.
Archive project documentation and prepare final reports.

Bachelor's degree in a relevant field (master's degree preferred).
Proven experience as a Project Manager in successfully delivering projects.
Strong project management skills and familiarity with project management software.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Problem-solving and decision-making abilities.
Leadership and team management capabilities.
Strong analytical and organizational skills.
PMP or other relevant certifications (optional).

How to Apply:
Interested candidates are invited to submit their resumes and a cover letter detailing their qualifications and relevant experience to [email protected]. Please include "Project Manager" in the subject line of your email.

Greening Youth Foundation Africa is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from candidates of diverse backgrounds and experiences.

Application closes September 28, 2023."



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