Project Manager

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    negotiable / Monthly
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  • Posted:
    2 months ago
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  • Deadline:
    September 30, 2019
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To successfully coordinate the implementation of all building and construction works and related activities being implemented by CGTS Ltd by ensuing that proper civil engineering, contracting & construction guidelines are followed.

What You Will Do

  • Oversee all aspects of planning, implementing and tracking of projects
  • Proper deployment and allocation of material, labor, transport, tools and equipment in line with the Projects budgets.
  • Set up the construction time table for the projects and develop the construction strategy.
  • Develop work methodologies for quality work production.
  • Carry out daily, weekly and periodic technical and financial performances analysis for the projects
  • Coordinating, collaborating and guiding the project implementation team
  • Ensure the construction project complies with all building codes and other legal or relating requirements
  • Register sub-contracts and follow up sub- contract works
  • Guide in preparing company competitive bids
  • Prepare weekly, monthly and periodical reports for the aspects of planning, implementation and financial decisions to the management.


Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field from a recognized University preferably in Civil Engineering or Building & Construction

Post graduate certificate will be an added advantage

Must be registered with Professional Body e.g. Institute of Engineers of Uganda


6 years of work experience with at least 3 years’ experience as a manager or in a senior leadership position

  • Strong people management skills with the ability to manage contract staff
  • Manage complex scheduling and logistics of large numbers of staff and materials
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong skills MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Commitment to excellence, outstanding work ethic, and attention to detail
  • Resourcefulness and creative problem solving

Demonstrable experience in the following areas;

  • Project management
  • Budget management
  • Construction procurement
  • Collaborative/partnership working

Behavioral Competencies

  • Excellent customer service and communication skills.
  • Ability to handle sensitive information in a confidential and professional manner
  • Confidentiality is of the highest priority in all aspects of duties performed and all communications, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work with others as a cohesive team