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  • Pretoria
  • Pretoria

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.

Key Requirements

  • 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

Key Competencies

  • 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

Work with great people

Kristiina Lenman
Legal Manager
"Vaimo is an international, rapidly growing, high-tech and highly professional company to work at."
Juri Kostjunin
Frontend Developer
"Vaimo is a company where you can grow as a professional and have a lot of fun with your colleagues."
Wilko Nienhaus
"Working at Vaimo means being part of fast growing company and being able to influence that growth."
Elvin Risti
Technical Manager
"Challenging tasks keep me motivated and my own learning curve keeps on rising."
Anna Smykun
HR specialist
"Vaimo is not just a job for me-it is my second home and the place I want to get back to every day."
Nadiia Matiichenko
BUM of DenWay BU
"Working with many clients, supporting team members worldwide & having direct managers from different cultures gave me unique experience. Don't stay idle, challenge yourself beyond your comfort zone."
Pavlo Opriatov
Backend Developer in International
"I have experience from three Vaimo Business Units & in each one I've had a great team & interesting projects. if you're looking for new opportunities, I advise you to look around - there's plenty here"
Natalia Sheika
QA Engineer
"If you feel your personal growth has slowed down, step out of the comfort zone and make a smart decision by putting yourself in a new environment within Vaimo."

Great Place to Work

  • Superb training

  • Career development opportunities

  • Friendly and dynamic work environment

  • International career

  • Competitive remuneration packages

  • Modern and role based tech gear

About the company

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.

2018VAIMO enters BeNeLux.

January 2019VAIMO enters Poland.

March 2019VAIMO enters the USA.


TOMProfessional growth and new opportunities for self-development

TOMOpportunity to try yourself on a different role

TOMNew projects and challenges

TOMNew team and culture

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