Senior/ Principal Project Manager - Transport

Client GIBB Engineering & Architecture
Reference # HR1
Published 04/05/2017
Location South Africa
GIBB’s Transport Services Sector provides a comprehensive range of services that include traditional consulting services (design, procurement and contract supervision), Public Private Partnership (PPP) solutions and asset management services. This includes high capacity freeways, interchanges and bridges, airport pavements, rural roads (including low volume and haul roads) and municipal infrastructure. The team is supported by transportation and traffic engineers, geotechnical and material engineers and other specialists.

This Sector is looking for another talented professional to complement their team, in the form of a Project Manager. We welcome your application if you believe you meet the requirements for this position.
Job Functions Civil Engineering
Industries Consulting Services
The Project Manager is responsible for the management of projects. This includes planning, organising, leading and controlling projects over the project lifecycle in order to deliver the project to the client’s requirements within budget and on time.

Key Performance Areas
oSales target
oProfit target
oCash management
oCommercial project management capability
oProject cost performance
oProject schedule performance
oQuality control
oResource management
oTalent Management
oClient perception

oBachelor’s Degree in Engineering
oPr Eng (advantageous)
oPMP (advantageous)
oPost-graduate qualify qualification in Project Management or Engineering Management (advantageous)


oTwelve (12) years experience (registered) or fourteen (14) years experience (unregistered) after qualification
oMinimum eight (8) years experience successfully managing multi-disciplinary projects in the traffic / transportation / roads / railway / airports sectors – supported by a proven portfolio of evidence
oPlan, organize and control complex projects, including exercising sound financial control, successful budget planning, having a full awareness of professional liability and risk
oSuccessful business development which includes successful client care and retention, and the financial and technical preparation and submission of proposals and bids
oSuccessful training and mentoring of junior employees

Job Closing Date 31/05/2017
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