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Senior Programme Manager

Duration Six Months - ends August 2010

Gauteng - Preferably open to some travel

Qualifications/Technical

  • B.Eng (Electrical & Electronic) - 2000 University of Johannesburg
  • PDBA (with distinction) 2006 Gordon Institute of Business Science
  • MBA (with distinction) 2008 Gordon Institute of Business Science
  • Prince 2 Practitioner 2009

Rate

R500 - R800 per hour

Executive Summary

He started his career 2001 as an Electronic engineer in the telecommunications industry, working in both the UK and South Africa. He worked in positions ranging from software development engineer to GSM project management engineer.
In 2006 he joined on of the large bank serving initially as a project manager in their IT Security business unit, and then as a programme manager for an ICT company in their Banking and Community banking IT projects.
In 2008 he joined a consulting firm where he has been involved in public sector projects including the running of a various programme management.
Currently he is providing programme assurance services to an FMCG company. The programme includes the design and implementation of a Global SAP solution for South Africa, Europe, Latin America as well as Africa & Asia over a 4 year period. Responsibilities here include providing advisory services to the client with regards to the development, implementation and verification of best practice project management structures, processes and governance frameworks. This also includes research and development for the programme assurance methodologies and tools applied.
This IE has been involved in engineering and project management for more than 8 years serving both the private and the public sector, and has gained experience in various industries including Telecommunications, IT development, SAP , Banking and Transport.
He has strong Business and project / programme management competencies supported by a strong academic background in Business, Engineering and Project Management. He is delivery focused, versatile and highly adaptable.

Reference: mc/00002505/mca

Turn-Around/Change Management Executive

Duration: 6 - 9 months available at 2 week's notice

Gauteng

Qualifications

BSc Honours
BSc Mathematics & Applied mathematics
Orchestrating Winning Performance -IMD

Rate

R650 - R900 per hour

Executive Summary

He started his career 2001 as an Electronic engineer in the telecommunications industry, working in both the UK and South Africa. He worked in positions ranging from software development engineer to GSM project management engineer.
In 2006 he joined on of the large bank serving initially as a project manager in their IT Security business unit, and then as a programme manager for an ICT company in their Banking and Community banking IT projects.
In 2008 he joined a consulting firm where he has been involved in public sector projects including the running of a various programme management.
Currently he is providing programme assurance services to an FMCG company. The programme includes the design and implementation of a Global SAP solution for South Africa, Europe, Latin America as well as Africa & Asia over a 4 year period. Responsibilities here include providing advisory services to the client with regards to the development, implementation and verification of best practice project management structures, processes and governance frameworks. This also includes research and development for the programme assurance methodologies and tools applied.
This IE has been involved in engineering and project management for more than 8 years serving both the private and the public sector, and has gained experience in various industries including Telecommunications, IT development, SAP , Banking and Transport.
He has strong Business and project / programme management competencies supported by a strong academic background in Business, Engineering and Project Management. He is delivery focused, versatile and highly adaptable.

Reference: mc/00002505/mca

Group Managing Director

Current contract: 12 Months available February 2010

Location - Negotiable Local and International

Petro Chemical, Manufacturing, Mining, Varied

Qualifications/Technical

  • BSc - Incomplete
  • MBA
  • MDP

Rate

From R1200 per hour

Executive Summary

Currently an IE at 4 Companies with a combined turnover circa R500 million p.a.

Detail of Companies

  • Company 1: Manufacturer and Exporter of Specialised Master Alloys into Specialised Industries, including Aerospace; Aeronautical; Special Metals; Steel and Associated Industries Worldwide.
  • Company 2: Manufacturer and Marketer, locally and internationally of less specialized alloys, mainly for Foundries and associated industries worldwide.
  • Company 3: Manufacture and marketer, locally and internationally, of specialized reinforcing metallic and plastic fibres for the building, road making, refractory and mining industries.
  • Company 4: Trading Company, particularly in metals quoted on the London Metal Exchange (L.M.E.); Specialised Chemicals; Imports and Exports Worldwide.

    It is necessary to understand International Trade Practices, Legal requirements, Banking, Currencies, the habits and customs of individuals and companies in trading countries.

Qualifications

Previous roles / functions

  • Ph.Ds
  • MBAs
  • CAs
  • B.Sc.
  • B.Com (Honours)
  • Engineering
  • IT
  • Six Sigma
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Prince2 / PMBOK
  • MDs, GMs & CEOs
  • FDs & CFOs
  • Ops. Directors & COOs
  • Marketing Directors, Sales Directors &
  • Bus. Dev. Directors
  • Divisional Directors & Branch
  • Managers
  • IT Directors & CIOs
  • Strategy Directors
  • Human Resources Directors
  • Supply Chain Director, Logistics Director
  • etc.

Industries

Specialisations

  • Financial Services
  • Mining
  • Industrial
  • Manufacturing/Production (incl. FMCG)
  • Retail
  • Entertainment
  • Services
  • Telecoms
  • Information Technology
  • Turnaround
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Cost Optimisation
  • Strategy formulation and implementation
  • Expansion into Africa or other countries
  • International financing or IPOs
  • Management consulting
  • Business Process Reengineering