AltGen
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  • www.altgen.com
  • Published
    7 Dec 2022
    Location
    Strand Street, Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Category
    Job Type
    Salary
    200000.00
    Maximum Salary
    200000.00
    Minimum Salary
    180000.00
    Salary per month/ hour/ year
    YEARLY
    Currency
    USD
    Start Date
    ASAP
    Technology
    Carbon
    Tags/ Keywords
    Project Director jobs cape town,Project Director jobs in sustainability cape town,Project Director jobs foreshore,Project Director jobs camps bay,Project Director jobs century city
    Industry
    Sustainability
    Job Location Postal Code
    8000
    Region
    Western Cape
    Contact Name
    Kerryn Calitz

    Description

    Are you a driven Project Director with a passion for sustainability and making a positive impact on the world? This is an awesome opportunity to join a group specializing in carbon projects on a global scale with innovative technology and unparalleled execution capabilities. Establish your professional career while you contribute to some of the best carbon offset projects in the world and address climate change across the world.

    The ideal candidate needs to have a bachelor’s degree and at least 15 years of experience in relevant project development and management roles. You need to have the ability to oversee the execution planning of major projects, have excellent project management and implementation skills, excellent communication skills, projects controls capability including cost control, scheduling and reporting, be able to manage a notable scope of work in a remote location, and have proven contractual administration abilities. A Master’s level from an internationally renowned university, and experience in large-scale carbon projects in adjacent industries such as infrastructure, agriculture, and forestry is beneficial.

    As the new Project Director, responsibilities include overseeing all aspects of a high-quality project consisting of thousands of hectares of the native Spekboom species, engaging with implementation contractor, managing carbon asset development and the overall delivery of the project execution, and facilitate MRV phases of work in accordance with the approved schedule and budget. The project will transform large areas of the rural South African landscape and will generate noteworthy carbon offsets in the race to solve the world’s climate change crises.

    Education Requirements

    • Bachelor’s degree
    • Master’s level from an internationally renowned university is a plus

    Experience Requirements

    • 15+ years of experience in relevant project development and management roles
    • Ability to oversee the execution planning of major projects
    • Projects controls capability including cost control, scheduling and reporting
    • Ability to manage a notable scope of work in a remote location
    • Experience in large-scale carbon projects in adjacent industries such as infrastructure, agriculture, and forestry is beneficial

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities include overseeing all aspects of a high-quality project, collaborating with implementation contractor, managing carbon asset development and the overall delivery of the project execution, and facilitate MRV phases of work in accordance with the approved schedule and budget.

    Skills

    • Excellent project management and implementation skills
    • Fluent in English
    • Strong communication skills

    Who Is AltGen?

    We offer recruitment, consulting and employment services with a focus on recruitment for renewable energy and environmental jobs in South Africa and Africa at large. AltGen is a renewable energy recruitment agency based in Cape Town which focuses on developing careers for individuals in our niche space.

    With an experienced and passionate team with over 100 years of combined experience, AltGen plays an integral role in the South African renewable energy and sustainability industry. We operate throughout the African continent in both anglophone and francophone regions and are rapidly expanding globally. With entities in South Africa, Kenya, and Mauritius, we have a direct impact on the continental energy industry.

    Our recruitment agency focuses on jobs in: Solar | Wind | Renewable Energy | Biogas | Biomass | Energy Management | Energy Efficiency | Green Buildings | Green Tech | Photovoltaics | Solar Thermal | Energy Storage | Battery Systems | Off-grid | Hydro | CSP | CPV | IoT | AI | AgriTech | FinTech | Green Hydrogen

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