Project Management Support Officer

Workforce Group  |  Lagos

Posted 30 Aug


Description

Role Description


The Project Support Officer will be responsible for providing support in the successful management of projects through co-ordination, planning and control of the projects

The ideal candidate for this role will display a high level of professionalism, initiative, a large appetite for knowledge, delivery discipline, resourceful, integrity and the ability to work with people and within a team.


Job Description

  • Support in ensuring projects are planned effectively for successful delivery

  • Monitoring &Control of Project Work ( comparing planned versus actual) and updating the Programme dashboard

  • Collation of Project Reports/ Weekly reports

  • Ensure the standardized project Management Practices are strictly followed

  • Ensure upload of all project documents on the Knowledge Management System

  • Develop and support effective communication mechanisms between the project teams

  • Undertake any other tasks as necessary

Requirements

  • Creative/Analytical thinking – He/she should possess the ability to develop and create new ideas, systems for  successful project delivery

  • Ability to work under pressure and tight schedule

  • Planning skills: – He/she should have the ability to develop specific plans and goals to help in accomplishing tasks efficiently

  • Effective verbal and written communication 

  • Learning Agility

  • Execution: must be able to execute on all assigned tasks on time

  • Time management: must know how to use his/her time effectively

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field. 

  • Knowledge of project management best practices 

  • Certification in Project Management Best Practice Framework (PRINCE 2/CAPM) will be an added advantage