Plant Shadow

PROJECT MANAGER 

As the Project manager ABC you will be pivotal in managing a best-in-class project at a fast-paced fintech startup. You will us in building our partnerships liaison & business development and client services.

LOCATION

Zambia, South Africa, Nigeria

EMPLOYMENY TYPE

Permanent

What You’ll Do

  • Manage the projects deadlines and push the team to ensure timeliness are met.

  • Coordinate with various stakeholders as needed.

  • Develop strategic plans for each project and ensure execution.

  • Advise and plan for the schedule of activities and the budget.

  • Identify project goals, and set timelines for the project and meet set goals and timelines.

  • Identifying right clients and partners for the project in the region.

  • Present the project to different networks and ecosystems.

  • Educating relevant communities and entities on the project.

  • Oversee communication and branding for the product to help ensure the client portfolio grows while being diversified, stable and profitable.

  • Events management and facilitation and leading all strategic meetings.

  • Report on the success of the project and any setbacks that were encountered or room for improvement.

  • Liaise with the marketing team to ensure its activities are captured in the communications.

  • Partner with marketing team to define, design & execute marketing campaigns persistently and consistently.

  • In coordination with product marketing, continually assess the competitive landscape and analyze in order to identify the tools & assets required to counter.

  • Research and prioritize blockchain DeFi opportunities and partnerships.

  • Identify and approach prospective partners while effectively communicating ABCs' value proposition.

  • Lead the  in-country representation and support.

  • Any other duties assigned.

Role Qualifications

  • Experience working withPM Lifecycle (programme management, programme start up, mobilisation and close down)

  • University degree and academic training in a field related to, ICT or Programme Development or related fields.

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in setting up and managing projects

  • Strong cross regional stakeholder management and reporting skills.

  • Strong project team and budget management skills

  • Excellent verbal and written English language skills.