Pyxus Agriculture Limited Vacancies 2019 for Project Manager
Applications are invited from suitably qualified applicants for the Pyxus Agriculture Limited Vacancies 2019. Interested applicant(s) ought to follow the details and procedures on this page to secure this opportunity.
Pyxus Agriculture Limited Vacancies 2019
Pyxus Agriculture Limited is a subsidiary of a trusted provider of responsibly sourced, independently verified, sustainable and traceable agricultural products and ingredients, operating in Malawi servicing the needs of its shareholders and their customers. A career opportunity has arisen in our organisation for the position of Project Manager. PROJECT MANAGER The successful applicant will report to the Business Development Manager and will be responsible for developing projects from original concept stage, including design and commissioning. The position will also require the person to take a lead role in setting up controls on costs and budgets reporting on progress. Key responsibilities:- • Plans, implements and evaluates projects to ensure that goals are achieved. • Carries out mapping for stakeholders and role analysis. • Carries out the pilot phase of the projects. • Interacts with Farmers to implement project works on time and on budget. • Monitors effective utilization of resources through work project plans. • Maintains all Project databases and information sources. Qualifications and Experience • A Degree in Agribusiness or any relevant discipline. • At least 10 years’ experience in a similar post, 2 of which should be at a senior level in a busy industrial environment. • Qualification in Project Management (preferably Prince II) & Stakeholder Engagement. • A sound working knowledge of Agri-business principles and best practices. • Sound comprehension of financial controls and budgeting is essential. • Excellent communication skills. • Sound computer skills. The Person:- The successful candidate must be versatile enough with strong liaison and networking abilities, influencing & demonstrable negotiation skills. The incumbent must have a good track record in managing projects. The job offers a competitive pay and benefits package. Qualified and interested candidates should send their Curriculum Vitae (CV) with names of three traceable referees to the address below, no later than 15 March 2019. The Human Resources Service Administrator, Pyxus Agriculture Limited, P.O. Box 40048 Kanengo, Lilongwe 4, or by email to MWLilongweRecruitment@aointl.com All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted