Projects Manager


Centre for Accounting Studies (CAS) is a leading accounting training institution in Lesotho, which is presently moving into a business school. CAS is looking for an energetic, committed and passionate Projects Manager to lead the Projects Office.

Purpose of the Job;
To provide the strategic direction and operational leadership needed to successfully help CAS to transition from the only accountancy training institution to a business school of excellence. Whilst discharging the above mentioned primary responsibility, the Projects Manager will be expected to establish, run and manage CAS projects to enhance 3rd income stream to ensure that CAS achieves the financial stability required; To lead CAS Business School Project and see it through to completion and set objectives and strategies for Projects and IT Department.

Qualifications, Experience and Desirable Attributes:
-Masters’ Degree in either Business Administration/Business Studies/ Commerce/Business Leadership/Business Entrepreneurship or similar business management studies, with minimum
5 years working experience in institutions of higher learning, which includes, among others, curriculum and programme development.
-Additional qualification in Project Management (e.g. Project Management Professional), or ICT, or Corporate Communication, backed up by at least 5 years working experience, is an added advantage. -Confident negotiator and ability to “close a deal”. -Strong communication (oral and written), presentation and client management skills.
-Proactive self-starter who enjoys a challenge, innovative, solution oriented, flexible, thus prepared to work beyond working hours.

CAS offers competitive market related remuneration.

Instructions to Applicants:
Interested applicants should send their detailed CV, accompanied by a covering letter, and certified copies of certificates to the Human Resource & Organisational Development Manager at the Centre for Accounting Studies, 46 Bowker, Old Europa or email to [email protected]
on or before 29th January, 2021.

Only the short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Detailed job description can be accessed from HROD office, CAS.