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  • Posted: Aug 27, 2021
    Deadline: Sep 2, 2021
  • For 15 years we have been building and managing telecommunications towers that are the essential backbone of mobile telecommunications in Africa - the leapfrog technology driving economic development, prosperity and self-sufficiency across the continent. Right now, IHS is leading a new telecoms service sector driven by the growth of middle class business an...
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    Specialist, Power Project

    About the Job

    • We are currently recruiting for a Specialist, Power Project who will ensure grid power is functional across connected sites and coordinate internal and external efforts to connect new sites.

    Key Roles & Responsibilities

    • Identify sites with high grid availability and low connection costs and other opportunities for the connection to landlord or community power supply.
    • Monitor grid availability on connected sites, track grid utilization and ensure that all related Opex reductions are intact.
    • Ensure all grid sites are remotely monitored and derive the resolution of the RMS disconnection with the telemetry team.
    • Coordinate and facilitate delivery of project objectives related to grid connections.
    • Track progress and review project tasks to ensure deadlines are met.
    • Proactively communicate project status, issues and risks to the Manager, Diesel and Asset Control.
    • Update and maintain database of all sites connected to the grid.
    • Ensure timely resolution of escalations related to grid-powered sites by following up with the responsible party (Grid vendor, DisCos, IHS SBCs , IHS Regional OPS staff)
    • Facilitate and coordinate access reference requests from vendors to the NOC team and ensure job work orders are approved by the relevant stakeholders.
    • Ensure meters on grid-powered sites are recharged and invoices are paid on time to prevent disconnection.
    • Validate BOQs and process vendors' invoices.
    • Work with the regional team to ensure that Job Completion Certificates (JCCs) are documented and signed off by vendors for completed work.
    • Promote communication between colleagues for the benefit of information flow and to curb any problems that may arise.
    • Prepare and submit reports to the Manager, Diesel and Asset Control on all matters pertaining to job area.
    • Manage relationships with partners/ vendors/ DisCos
    • Perform other tasks and duties as assigned by Manager, Diesel and Asset Control.

    Experience & Qualifications Required

    • Bachelor's Degree in Telecoms Engineering or any relevant discipline.
    • 5 years plus relevant experience in the telecoms industry.

    Organizational Competencies:

    • Be Bold
    • Customer Focus
    • Innovation
    • Integrity

    Functional Competencies:

    • Project Management
    • Service Level Management
    • Logistics Management
    • Database Management

    Behavioural Competencies:

    • Collaboration & Teamwork

    Method of Application

    Note: Please apply with an updated Resume / CV.

    Interested and qualified? Go to IHS Towers on to apply

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

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