Lead the successful delivery of e-commerce projects for local and international retailers. Work with a technical manager, and team of local and international developers, to deliver projects within the specified budget, scope and time frame. Regular communication with European head office required. Experience in Magento is highly attractive, but not a pre-requisite.
Degree / Diploma in Information Technology / Informatics / Business / Finance
Minimum 2 year experienced as a project manager and proven experience with web or software projects
Fluent English both verbal and written
Strong planning, organisational and problem solving skills
High degree of initiative and ability to work collaboratively
High level of computer competence
Required to travel from time to time
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Enjoys organising, directing and bringing order to chaos
Very comfortable working in a fast-paced environment that requires constant multi-tasking
Loves delivering on deadline, and within budget
Loves working with people
Dedicated to customer satisfaction
Key Performance Areas
Create and execute project plans and revise where appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements
Identify resources needed and assign individual responsibilities
Manage day-to-day operational aspects of a project, scope and budget
Apply our methodology and enforce project standards to minimise our exposure and risk on the project
Ensure project documents and agreements are complete, current, filed and stored appropriately
Analyse project profitability, revenue, margins, bill rates and utilisation
Identify “add-on” sales opportunities as they relate to a specific project
Based on experience and qualification we offer the following:
Basic salary: negotiable
Opportunity to work on some of South Africa’s top retail brands
Huge exposure to international developers, UX experts, project managers and development processes
Opportunity to manage complex projects in a booming industry (e-commerce)
Fantastic opportunity to receive training from Vaimo's Project Management Centre of Excellence in Sweden
Career development opportunities
Friendly and dynamic work environment
Competitive remuneration packages
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Founded in 2008, Vaimo is the global leader in delivering award-winning digital storefronts, omnichannel solutions and mobile apps on the Magento platform. Our only focus is to accelerate B2B and B2C sales for our brand, retail and manufacturer clients.
With 13 global offices across EMEA, APAC and Africa and over 300 employees, we provide an international presence that allows us cultivate close, long-term relationships with our clients. Magento recognised our leadership by selecting us as Commercial Partner in EMEA in 2017, Omnichannel Partner of the Year in 2016 and EMEA Partner of the Year in 2015.
With a focus on driving digital innovation our services cover the full-spectrum of your eCommerce needs ranging from strategy, design, development, optimisation, hosting, all the way to wherever your eCommerce initiatives reach.
August 2008VAIMO Sweden is established.
December 2010VAIMO enters Estonia.
March 2012VAIMO enters UK.
March 2012VAIMO enters South Africa.
February 2013VAIMO enters Norway.
May 2013VAIMO enters Finland.
January 2014VAIMO enters Ukraine.
August 2014VAIMO enters Denmark.
August 2015Vaimo signs a strategic partnership with one of the Asia's largest eCommerce companies Transcosmos.
November 2015VAIMO enters UAE.
January 2016VAIMO acquires Customerwise - the Danish Magento solution partner.
May 2016VAIMO enters Japan.
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