Principal Specialist: Mpesa IT Projects


Posting Country:  Lesotho
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

Joining Vodacom is more than a job, what we do matters. We don’t just carry minutes, texts and data – we carry people’s lives. And that’s a huge responsibility. If you think for a minute about the people you rely on…the likelihood is they rely on us.

Customers are at the heart of everything we do and we want to make a difference to the lives of our customers, and the communities in which we live and work. We support our people to give something back to the causes that mean the most to them through helping them give time and money to the charities they love.

And what’s it like to work here? We have created an environment where you can look forward to coming to work and are empowered to be at your best. We offer flexibility in how you work that helps you do your job in a way that suits you, opportunities to help you grow and progress throughout your career and a choice of benefits to suit your lifestyle.Description

M-pesa is a pioneering fintech business and global market leader in mobile money. From starting in 2013 as convenient means by which the unbanked and underbanked can make digital payments, M-pesa has now grown to offer over a million customers financial services, enterprises, merchant and retail solutions. We are proud of our work in enabling the digital economy in Lesotho and driving inclusion. Once you are here, you will find the freedom to be yourself and the inspiration to do your best.
You Will Be Responsible For:
Detailed work breakdown structures, Project Financial Management Documentation, Resource plans and RAID logs.
Repository of all project related documents including but not limited to signed-off project initiation documents, acceptance certificates and any other documents as prescribed by the best practice project management.
Reporting in a format and frequency determined and agreed upon by pertinent stakeholders, and as per Stakeholder Management Matrix.
Activities carried out within time, budget, quality, and scope as per project mandate and organizational objectives.
It would Be Nice If You Have
Degree or equivalent in Project Management
Degree or Equivalent in Computer Science, Information Systems, or Information Technology
Atleast 5 years work experiance
Professional Qualification in Project Management will be an added advantage
Agile Qualification or experiance will be an added advantage
Manegerial experiance will be an added advantage
What’s in it for You
24 days annual leave
Flexible Working
Parental Leave policy which comes with 4 months whilst being paid your full salary
Employer Pension Contribution of up to 12.5%
Free Access to Vodafone University 
If you are seeking that next challenge and feel you could make a difference to our people and want 
to work for a strong purposeful company then this is your opportunity. 

Commitment from Vodacom

Vodacom is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a flexible, motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognized, developed and rewarded. We believe that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business and we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which respects, values, celebrates and makes the most of people’s individual differences – we are not only multinational but multicultural too. At Vodacom you will have access to our excellent flexible benefits programme that you would expect from any global company.

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