PROGRAMME MANAGER

PROGRAMME MANAGER 12 MONTHS FIXED TERM CONTRACT (PRESIDENTIAL EMPLOYMENT STIMULUS)

Broadband Infraco, is a long distance national and international optic fibre connectivity network infrastructure provider based in Radiokop, seeks to appoint a suitable candidate to the following employment opportunity:

PROGRAMME MANAGER 12 MONTHS FIXED TERM CONTRACT (PRESIDENTIAL EMPLOYMENT STIMULUS)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Day-to-day management of the Fund’s activities, reporting to the Head of Broadband Fund and coordinating all the Fund’s operations
  • Managing other roles in the Fund’s team, including network monitoring of the successful applications and M&E of the Fund.
  • Co-ordinating the screening and reviewing of grant applications.
  • Prepare and manage the subsidy budget and the review of service provider business cases for approval at various level and or committees.
  • Participate in the preparation of budgets, manage the activities required for planning and execution of the projects for the financial year.
  • Monitoring performance of grant recipients, generating learning for industry on best approaches to delivering residential broadband to low-income communities
  • Manage the effective execution of the Fund’s operations from receiving applications, selecting successful applications.
  • Oversee the work of the Broadband Fund technical and operations team.
  • Set up the overall programme governance and creating realistic programme and project goals and deliver timelines.
  • Develop a programme work plan, drive consensus among the project teams.
  • Manage multiple and simultaneous inter dependencies end-to-end (Proposal to Steady state operations), aggressively tracking project timelines, costs and scope and quality.
  • Discuss, understand and making decisions regarding a wide array of complex items, in consultation with the responsible team members/ stakeholders.
  • Highlighting project critical paths and major risks, proactively identifying and addressing project challenges and resolving project conflicts.
  • Applying industry best practices in managing the project activities.
  • Conduct project status meetings, leading and motivating other team members and day-to-day client interaction.
  • Evaluating work activities to ensure that they will meet overall project goals and objectives.
  • Ensure strict adherence to the Broadband Access Fund Terms of Reference, and Broadband Infraco Capital Programme Management policies, governance, processes and procedures.

 

Qualifications  and Experience:

  • Grade 12 matric.
  • BEng qualification.
  • MBA/MBL or related Post Grad Business Management qualification.
  • PMP Certification.
  • 10 years’ experience in Project Management environment, with in depth knowledge of Project Management practice (PMBOK).
  • 10 – 15 years’ experience in the Telecoms industry with In-depth understanding of residential broadband deployment
  • Experience managing the operations of a fund or grant scheme.

Applications and a comprehensive CV to be e-mailed to careers@infraco.co.za

Enquiries should be directed to Ms. Palesa Modisane – Contact Details: 011 235 1600 / 078 287 2004 (Office Hours)

Closing Date: 04 June 2024

Broadband Infraco reserves the right not to make an appointment or to make a temporary appointment in accordance with the current organizational requirements. Appointment is subject to verification of the applicant’s qualifications and reference checking. Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.

Correspondence will be entered into with short-listed applicants only. If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks, you should consider your application unsuccessful. Placement will be in accordance with the Company’s Employment Equity Plan. Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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