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  • Posted: Jan 29, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
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    General Electric (GE) is an American multinational conglomerate corporation incorporated in New York and headquartered in Fairfield, Connecticut. The company operates through the following segments: Energy [2013 inactive], Technology Infrastructure, Capital Finance as well as Consumer and Industrial. In 2011, GE ranked among the Fortune 500 as the 26th-la...
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    Lead Project Manager

    Ref No: 3425186
    Function: Services
    Postal Code: 900211

    Essential Responsibilities
    As the Project Manager, you will:

    • Perform customer order review and compare with the GE quote upon transfer of the project file from the Commercial group to Project management
    • Lead the project kick-off meeting with all internal contributors and assign roles and responsibilities
    • Lead the customer kick-off meeting to communicate the nature of the work that will be done and clarify any issues in the order
    • Coordinate all activities related to the project
    • Follow project spend vs budget (cost, materials, labor)
    • Lead and draft project follow-up meeting summaries (internal and external)
    • Follow-up on the project derogations
    • Perform invoicing according to the contract terms
    • Follow-up with GE procurement department on supplier deliveries
    • Communicate and inform the customer of project progress on a regular basis
    • Produce the project Post-Mortem analysis report
    • Perform the administrative closing of the project
    • Ensure that all test equipment’s are calibrated
    • Organize logistic of tool/test equipment required at site for GE projects

    Role Summary/Purpose

    • As a Project Manager, you will be responsible for planning and executing contracts starting from transfer meeting to managing the Quality, Cost, and Delivery of the entire execution process by ensuring on time delivery according to contractual terms, high level of customer satisfaction and controlling and improving the Gross Margin and cash related to contracts.


    • Education/Experience: Minimum Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or equivalent knowledge or experience
    • Electrical engineer with minimum 5 years’ experience in high voltage substation development and project delivery or equivalent knowledge or experience
    • Preferred PMI member; Excellent Project Management credentials
    • Specific Knowledge: Service Offering of HV/MV GE or comparable OEM products (PTR/CB/ITR/GIS/GCB/DSC)
    • Able to work in Matrix Organization
    • Strong Project Budget Management / Project Controlling experience
    • Business understanding:
      • Knowledge of domestic and international energy markets
      • Understanding of Business Strategy
      • Strong understanding of Purchasing Processes
      • Track record of negotiating closure
      • Proven team player
    • Excellent communicator, fluent in English
    • IT/IS: strong command of MS Excel, MS Project and related PM tools

    Desired Characteristics:

    • Commercial Intensity: focused on customer outcomes and closure
    • Technical / Operations: coordinate efforts across GE entities and deliver technical value-add to commercial team
    • Management: Operational effectiveness/Accountability
    • Leadership: Effective collaborator / team player; communication clearly and with transparency
    • Technical skills: good knowledge of Processes and engineering tools
    • Experienced in subcontractor management; Strong negotiator
    • Excellent time management skills
    • Creativity & innovation
    • Strong technical problem solving skills
    • Attention to detail, rigorous in applying quality standards
    • Should have work authorization for Nigeria or Ghana
    • In Nigeria: a valid NYSC discharge or exemption certificate will be required (please indicate clearly on your resume)
    • In Nigeria: must have valid authorization to work full-time without any restriction in Nigeria
    • In countries other than Nigeria: must have valid authorization to work full-time without any restriction in the role’s location.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to GE - General Electric on to apply
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