Apply for a Job of Project Scheduler at Umeme

Umeme Limited is an Electricity Distribution Company listed on the Uganda and Nairobi Securities Exchange, with Actis’ Infrastructure 2 fund as a majority investor. Actis is a leading investor in the emerging markets, managing over US$4.8bn worth of investment on behalf of more than 100 institutional investors, including the Commonwealth Development Corporation (CDC), a UK Government owned company.


Job Summary: The Project Scheduler will primarily develop project schedules of all assigned projects over the total project life cycle process


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain well-defined and properly sequenced project schedules for all individual projects over the complete life cycle of the project
  • Consolidate the individual project schedules into a project delivery programme.
  • Collaborate with the Project Development Manager and Project Engineers to develop project development schedules.
  • Work closely with Project Managers to develop project execution schedules.
  • Track individual progress according to schedules and report to relevant managers


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The candidate should hold a Degree in Engineering with at least 5 (five) years experience in similar work.
  • Additional post graduate qualification in Project Management
  • The ability to produce project schedules and track progress
  • Project management skills with a clear understanding of work breakdown structures
  • Advanced knowledge and proficiency in Microsoft office products (MS Project, Excel, Project, Word, etc)


How to Apply:
All interested candidates should send their applications including an updated CV and cover letter clearly detailing your suitability for the position in terms of required qualifications and experience to .

NB: Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.


Deadline: 12th December, 2013 by 17:00

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