Project Manager - Kliprivier, South Africa - Merensky Timber

Merensky Timber
Merensky Timber
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Kliprivier, South Africa

1 month ago

Thabo Mthembu

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The successful applicant will be responsible for coordinating, overseeing, and supporting various value creation projects throughout the projects' life cycles ensuring the objectives of a project related to forestry management, conservation, and sustainable practices are met.

Working closely with stakeholders, including consultants, group executives, environmental organizations, and local communities, The Project Manager will collaborate in cross-functional teams across the group and any external resources that may be assigned to ensure successful project implementation.

Qualification and Experience:

  • Degree in Project Management, Process engineering or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of process engineering.
  • Project management an added advantage


  • Sound understanding of business strategy and project management
  • Understanding of financial aspects such as financial modelling, financial statements, feasibility studies and due diligence processes.
  • Basic understanding of marketing principles such as supply and demand, pricing marketing dynamics, value chain, process engineering, budgets and forecasting, business research, and marketing analysis.
  • Sound technical knowledge in the timber sectors.
  • Risk management of projects.


  • Business acumen, business skills
  • Attention to detail.
  • Effective multitasking and prioritisation.
  • Project management methodologies
  • Problem solving skills
  • Professional corporate communication skills.
  • Team dynamics and interpersonal skills
  • Change management skills
  • Ability to make appropriate recommendations to management.
  • Computer literacy i

e, MS Office:
MS Project, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Teams.

  • Sound analytical skills


  • The ability to lead, prioritise, collaborate and execute multiple complex projects
  • Must possess the ability to seek alternatives and recommend best solutions that gain all parties support and lead to winwin results
  • High level of commitment to accuracy and quality.
  • Willing to travel from time to time.
  • Entrepreneurial, innovative and able to identify business opportunities.
  • Selfmotivated, energetic and results driven.
  • Mainly task and results driven but with good people's skills.
  • Service orientated individual.
  • High level of integrity.
  • Able to work independently with limited supervision.
  • Be able to perform under pressure and deliver according to required deadlines.
  • Attention to quality, detail and accuracy in execution of tasks.
  • Be able to work in cross functional (matrix type) teams.

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Kliprivier, Gauteng: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (required)
Application Deadline: 2023/07/18

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