Project Manager (EE/AA) - Thorntree Group (Pty) Ltd, South Africa

  • South Africa
  • Salary: R45 833.00 - R54 167.00 Per Month
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: IT
  • Posted by Thorntree Group (Pty) Ltd on Friday, December 7, 2018
  • Reference: 878710079
  • Employment Equity Position
  • Apply before Friday, January 11, 2019 - 33 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Thorntree Group (Pty) Ltd

  • Receive requests from internal stakeholders for projects

  • Evaluate available resources against required resources

  • Compile or assist in compiling budgets for projects using a bottom-up or top-down approach

  • Attend and participate in client start up meetings

  • Schedule regular update session with project participants to obtain feedback on project progress (actual versus agreed timelines and milestones)

  • Communicate project progress (risk, milestones achieved, upcoming milestones, and current status) to project participants and/or client

  • Check project progress between milestones with project participants

  • Arrange the internal delivery meeting to prepare team for the client delivery meeting

  • Assist employees in managing their project time and ensure the optimal scheduling or employee time


For more information, please call 021 557 4952 or email


If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.


Candidate Requirements


Related project management qualification


Knowledge and Skills Requirements:

  • At least 5 -7 years working experience, with 2 -3 years in a PM role
  • Minimum of 2 years ITO Vendor experience essential
  • Writing skills (reports)
  • Communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Arithmetic
  • Logical reasoning
  • Analysis and problem solving
  • Planning and organising skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Service focus
  • Project management
  • Negotiation
  • South African citizens only!


NB: The role is CT based with a few travelling to note. The candidate should be available to travel to JHB and Durban as needed, this would be 1 x every 3 or 4 months for one to two days and as well as within Africa and Middle East as needed no more than 2 or 3 times per year and an average trip would be 2 to 4 days.

Apply before Friday, January 11, 2019 - 33 Days left Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
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About Thorntree Group (Pty) Ltd

ThornTree is one of sub-Saharan Africa’s leading placement firms with operations in Johannesburg and Cape Town, and a global network comprising 34 countries.

Servicing six key areas of specialisation – Accounting and Finance, Banking and Financial Services, Engineering, ICT, Sales and Marketing, and Africa Markets – the company has established a track record for sourcing candidates that deliver across a broad range of disciplines.

Our Consultants
With 104 years’ combined recruitment experience, and a global network of contacts, ThornTree is capable of handling the most demanding of placement assignments.

Our executive recruiters combine their recruitment knowledge, search skills, proven headhunting & selection methodologies with knowledge & experience of the industry and then connect the best talent with the best position for them. 

We are passionate about offering a personal service, a true differentiator in a rapidly moving, technology dependent industry - we believe meeting face to face when possible, talking and not relying solely on email communication.  We are here, we care, call us!