Zamtel Job Vacancies in Zambia: Program Director

  • Company: Zamtel
  • Location: Lusaka, Lusaka Province, Zambia
  • State: Lusaka
  • Job type: Full-Time
  • Job category: IT/Telecom Jobs in Zambia


Reporting to the Project Subcommittee the Project Director (PD) shall coordinate the realization of benefits from projects and management of their inter-dependencies.

Other responsibilities shall include;

  • Driving realization of Business Case/Business Plan objectives (Sales & revenue targets, subscriber no. targets, deployment timelines, program budgets).
  • Ensuring effective quality assurance and the overall integrity of the program Managing the program’s budget, monitoring expenditure and costs against delivered and realized benefits as the program progresses
  • Initiating extra activities and other management interventions wherever gaps in the program are identified or issues arise
  • Reporting the progress of the program at regular intervals to corporate main board and its subcommittee

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree in Project Management/ Engineering/Marketing or related field.
  • Minimum 12 years’ experience in managing project budgets, quality, and teams. Proven experience in successfully managing projects and membership with relevant to professional bodies required.
  • Experience in Fast Moving Consumer Goods Industry/ Telecom an added advantage.


How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit their applications electronically to [email protected] following the steps below:

  1. Subject should bear the Position being applied for as it appears above
  2. Save your Cover letter and CV as one-word document using the following format: Full Names _ Job Title e.g: Banda Matimba _ Project Director

Only candidates meeting the specified criteria need to apply.

  •     Hard copy applications will not be accepted
  •      Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

Closing date: Monday 8th January 2018