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  • Posted: Apr 7, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
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  • Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc was incorporated in September 1960 as a private limited liability company, and commenced operations in 1962 with an installed capacity of 600 metric tons per day. The Company was converted to a public limited liability company in 1978, and its shares were subsequently listed on The Nigerian Stock Exchange. In its 54 year history...
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    Project Manager

    The Job

    • The Project Manager in the PMO office will work closely with relevant stakeholders and a small team to partner with one or more business units to facilitate the implementation and smooth running of an effective and lean project management framework in such a Business unit.
    • Provide governance, oversight, and support to projects managed by various business units
    • May assume full responsibility to manage certain projects that are not directly managed by business units
    • Support various change management programmes and, in general, act as an agent of change
    • Support project/programme planning, execution, and tracking of FMN’s portfolio.
    • Coach and train BU project owners/managers on best practices and project management methodologies (e.g.: cost management, tracking, etc).
    • Assist in the definition of project scope and project charter, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility.
    • Help Business units project managers to better coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors to ensure flawless execution of assigned projects.
    • Apply a system to monitor, track progress, manage changes to the project scope, schedule and cost.
    • Measure and report project performance and escalate proactively to management and/or project owners as needed.
    • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
    • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation and database (digitally)
    • Support and facilitate the adoption of breakthrough business practices and technologies such as Continuous Improvement, Process Automation, AI, Service Delivery Excellence, etc to boost productivity and competitiveness.
    • Coach and mentor project managers at the Business unit level on lean and efficient project management methodologies and practices; provide the necessary toolkits, and recommend training.
    • Participate actively in and is instrumental to the development of FMN’s strategy with regards to project pipeline development, evaluation and selection, and prioritization.

    Qualifications

    • First degree preferably in the fields of Engineering, Management, Business Administration, Computer Science, Operations Research, Organisational Behaviour, Mathematics or Finance.
    • A master’s degree in any of the above or related fields and/or an MBA would be a plus.
    • Project management qualifications would be a plus
    • Advanced finance competency and numeracy are expected. Some understanding of basic accounting would be a plus.
    • Some familiarity with ERPs would be a plus.
    • Project management qualifications would be a plus.

    Experience:

    • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience with a major manufacturing player or a top-notch management or technology consultancy firm and contininious improvement of the project. 

    The Person Must:

    • Ensure percent deviation in projects approved outside the FMN project management framework.
    • Ensure the percentage of a completed project.
    • Ensure the percentage of completed projects on time.
    • Ensure the percentage of completed projects on budget.
    • Ensure the percentage of completed projects on specs.
    • Process approving, monitoring, and reporting standardization in a business impactful fashion.
    • Rolling training plans

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Flour Mills Of Nigeria Plc. on www.dragnetnigeria.com to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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