Organisation:
Engie Enery Access

Location:
Mozambique

Experience:
3 years

Deadline:
ASAP

25 June, 2024

Project Manager



Job description

We are seeking an experienced, innovative, with exceptional communication skills Project Manager to lead the kick-start and initial development of our biodigester project. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in project management, with preference in the agricultural or renewable energy sectors, with a focus on launching and scaling new initiatives. This individual will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the project’s inception and development, with the ultimate goal of integrating it seamlessly into our company’s operations.

About the role

  • Lead the development and execution of a comprehensive project plan, focusing on the kick-start and initial phases of the biodigester project.
  • Oversee market research and feasibility studies to assess the viability and potential impact of the project, identifying key opportunities and challenges.
  • Establish strategic partnerships and collaborations with industry stakeholders, research institutions, and government agencies to support project objectives.
  • Develop and implement a marketing and outreach strategy to raise awareness and generate interest in the biodigester project among target audiences.
  • Manage project budgets and expenditures, ensuring efficient allocation of resources and adherence to financial targets.
  • Recruit, onboard, and manage project team members, fostering a collaborative and high-performing team environment.
  • Monitor project progress against key performance indicators and milestones, making adjustments as necessary to ensure project success.
  • Prepare regular progress reports and presentations for senior management and other stakeholders, highlighting achievements, challenges, and opportunities for improvement.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to integrate the biodigester project into the company’s operations and ensure its long-term sustainability and success.

About you

  • Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture, Environmental Science, Engineering, Business Administration, or related field.
  • Proven experience in project management, with at least 3 years of relevant experience in launching and scaling new initiatives, preferably in the agricultural sector.
  • Strong leadership and entrepreneurial skills, with the ability to drive innovation and change in a dynamic environment.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills, with the ability to build consensus and influence stakeholders at all levels.
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically, analyze complex issues, and develop practical solutions.
  • Knowledge of agricultural practices and environmental regulations is highly desirable.
  • Working with Mozambican farmers and cattle producers is highly desirable.
  • Proficiency in project management software and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Proficiency in English and Portuguese is a must.

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