Dimagi

Informatique, Télécom, Internet
Dakar , Sénégal

Dimagi

Informatique, Télécom, Internet Dakar , Sénégal

Project Manager

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  • Lieu de travail Dakar, Sénégal| Sénégal
  • Date d'expiration 25 Octobre
  • Secteur d'activité Informatique, Télécom, Internet
  • Nombre de postes 01

About The Solutions Division

  • The Solutions Division's mission is to build and scale sustainable, high-impact digital solutions that amplify frontline workers and programs in Low and Middle Income Countries (LMICs). We offer professional services to partners to impactfully deliver Dimagi technology and / or programmatic expertise.

About The Position

  • Dimagi is looking for a Project Manager to join our Solutions Division. This position is open to remote employment in Africa.
  • The Project Manager is a key member of the Project Delivery team, and will manage our project teams in creating high-impact, reliable, user-friendly digital systems for Dimagi's public health partners.
  • In this role, you will lead a project team working on the optimal design and development of applications built on Dimagi's flagship platform CommCare - including requirements gathering, design, testing, implementation, and monitoring.

Responsibilities

  • Manage the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders to ensure feasibility within timeframe and budget

  • Develop a detailed project plan, set-up milestones, monitor and track progress and quality, and perform appropriate risk management.

  • Manage project tracking tools (e.g., Asana, Jira, etc.) as relevant.

  • Create and maintain a project budget with accompanying SoW, and make adjustments to project constraints based on financial analysis

  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate change control techniques.

  • Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders. Ensure that all expectations are anticipated and managed adequately

  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation, including required project documentation to ensure milestones can be validated by the client

  • Amplify the work of a team by knowing everyone's strengths and weaknesses and keep the team motivated, resolve conflicts and make hard decisions. Coach, guide, lead and direct the work of the project team.

  • Provides insight on how to strengthen efficiency and improve internal processes

Relevant Skills

  • 4+ years of experience in project coordination or project implementation

  • Must be fluent in French and English (written and spoken)

  • Experience working on software projects

  • Experience working in and coordinating with dynamic teams

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to explain technical concepts to non-technical audiences

  • Ability to balance multiple projects

  • Excellent organization skills

  • 10-25% travel throughout West and South Africa

Bonus Skills

  • Interest in making a social impact

  • Formal training in Computer Science or related disciplines, including through a degree program or dedicated training program

  • Formal training in Project Management or related disciplines, including through a degree program or dedicated training program

  • Familiarity with the agile model for the software development lifecycle and quality assurance

  • Experience using project management tools like Asana, Jira, or Confluence.

  • Experience working with governments and/or public health

  • Experience with systems integration and/or database management

  • Experience with system and scenario flow diagrams, functional user assessments and testing, architecture and content structure, and technical specifications

  • Experience delivering enterprise software systems and/or working within project management for software developers

Compensation And Benefits

  • We aim to make a difference, not just as a company, but as an employer as well. We are transparent about salaries at all levels of the organization and have a standard, global, non-negotiable pay scale for all positions.
  • Given our social mission, our budgeted salary scale is more in-line with that of a non-profit organization. The compensation and benefits provided to you will be dependent on where you are geographically based.





100 à 499 personnes

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