VACANCY: Technical Project Manager in Burkina Faso

Vacancy Summary

  • Sector: Food processing
  • Field of Expertise: Engineering, Project Management, Technique
  • Work Experience: 6-10 years
  • Preferred Candidates: Both international and national jobseekers invited to apply
  • Posted on: Nov 25, 2021
  • Vacancy closing date: Dec 31, 2021

Job Description

For our client active in the food processing market, we are actively looking for a Technical Project Manager in Burkina Faso. In this role you are the person responsible for the actual construction of the factory.

• You assure the smooth handling of the technical components of the construction
• You plan the use of funds, material and human resources for the selected projects
• You draw up a timetable of activities
• You produce a communication plan for each project
• You produce periodic reports on the technical progress of projects for the General Management
• You draw up the specifications for service providers and validate the terms of contract
• You draft and monitor partnership agreements
• You ensure an appropriate spending of the financial means
• You ensure the day-to-day administration of the projects
• You organise and lead working group meetings and produce documents

• Diploma in Project Management, Civil / Building / HVAC / Process Engineering or equivalent: Bac + 4/5 or equivalent level
• Experience in constructing agri-food plants meeting the highest standards
• Ability to work on different projects
• You are business fluent in French and have good communicational skills in English
• You have worked in partnership with a wide range of institutional actors
• You have a goal- and solution-orientated way of working
• You are organised, structured, methodical and rigorous
• You have a good understanding of budgetary, accounting and fiscal rules
• You have good knowledge of statutory and public procurement rules
• You have excellent listening and coaching skills as well as the ability to share administrative requirements
• You have experience in West Africa, ideally in Burkina Faso

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