Project Manager

Project Manager

Role Summary

We are seeking an experienced project manager who is passionate about forging strong, long-lasting relationships with both client stakeholders and co-workers. You will be working with global clients and managing the delivery of online learning solutions.

Your Responsibilities

Delivery management: management of scope, timeline, quality, budget, communication, and integration.

  • Delivery of projects on time and within budget.
  • Manage the seamless delivery of our products with exceptional client service.
  • Drive improvement in delivery effectiveness and efficiency.

Stakeholder management: management of team, stakeholders, and escalations.

  • Lead, support and manage team members allocated to your project.
  • Timeous escalation of project risks to relevant stakeholders.
  • Foster and maintain client relationships, globally.
  • Effective management of client expectations.

Process management: initiation, planning, monitoring & control, execution and closing a project.

  • Create and manage project plans.
  • Prepare regular reports on project status and management of budgets.
  • Working with mandated project processes to meet internal and client requirements.
Your Experience
  • Proven track record of managing projects (experience within the EdTech space would be advantageous).
  • Ability to foster and maintain relationships.
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills and an ability to work to deadlines.
  • Sharp problem solving skills.
  • Proficiency in both written and verbal communication.
  • An ability to work in an agile environment, by adapting to situations and understanding new concepts quickly. ​
  • ​Proven ability to self-motivate and work independently as well as part of a multidisciplinary team.
What we offer

It’s a hugely exciting time to join Construct! You will work with a dynamic, diverse, and innovative global team to deliver high-quality digital learning experiences. With offices in Cape Town, London, and Salt Lake City, we deliver courses to 100,000+ learners in over 165 countries. Our vision is that one day everyone will have the opportunity to attain a meaningful education through superior online programs. To make this a reality, we partner with higher education, government, enterprise, and NGOs to create tailored and engaging digital learning experiences, providing world-class instructional design, digital content production, and project management services. 

Construct Education gives you the chance to have continuous professional development as you experience working with global experts in their field, the top universities such as Oxford, University of Michigan, British Cabinet Office and others.  You will have the opportunity to develop complex people management skills by motivating a diverse team of people to work together to achieve a common objective.  Our global reach gives you direct access to clients from all over the world who are making waves in their industries and the ability to influence decisions and build strategic alliances over time.  

These are some of the perks Construct team members enjoy:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Generous annual leave days
  • Commute allowance
  • Modern and fun offices
  • Excellent learning and development opportunities

LOCATION
Cape Town

DEPARTMENT
Learning Delivery

EMPLOYMENT TYPE
Contract

WORK MODEL
Hybrid: Two days in office

About Us:

Our vision is that one day everyone will have the opportunity to attain a meaningful education through superior online programs. To make this a reality, we partner with higher education, government, enterprise, and NGOs to create tailored and engaging digital learning experiences, providing world-class instructional design, digital content production, and project management services.

At Construct, it is our mission to enable opportunity through transformative learning. We believe equality and diversity are the cornerstones of good learning and meaningful innovation. We are committed to fostering an inclusive workplace that encourages and supports diverse voices.

READY TO APPLY?

Email your CV and motivation letter to apply@constructeducation.com

N.B. If you do not hear back from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.