Kontak Recruitment
Kontak Recruitment is a dynamic recruitment agency based in Johannesburg. Kontak Recruitment offers a recruitment service assisting with placement of personnel on all career levels.
Kontak Recruitment values personal contact with employers, clients and job seekers as one of the most important aspects of recruitment and selection.
Kontak Recruitment manages the Job specification writing, advertising of listing and response handling including pre-screening and interviewing. References and background checks are completed on every candidate. Kontak Recruitment provides after placement service with a 3 month guarantee period.
Kontak Recruitment assists job seekers in finding their sought after position through our current job listings. We deliver a professional CV writing service to job seekers to ensure that theirs CV's are current, modern and fresh therefore being attractive to potential employers.
Whether you are looking for staff or looking for job opportunities, Kontak Recruitment has the solution for you. Contact us to find out how we can assist you with your recruitment needs.
Kontak Recruitment endeavours to take all reasonable measures to ensure that the job seekers referred meet the client requirements.
Kontak Recruitment works on a contingency basis which means fees are only payable if a placement is made with a 3 month guarantee period.
Kontak Recruitment provides quality recruitment.
Through our stability and integrity, we have carved out a substantial market in the industry. We are a customised outsourced service company, designed to provide a set of flexible, cost effective hiring solutions to clients of every size and industry. At Kontak we are committed to establish and maintain a positive difference to your staffing needs.
Our consultants boast with a total of 30 years experience within the industry. We understand that companies today require more than just skilled candidates, they reach for employees who are productive, exhibit positive attitude and have the ability to become part of their team.
We aim at building long term relationships that are mutually beneficial to all parties. We encourage an employment environment that provides equal opportunities for all. All Job listings and applications remain confidential protecting the rights and interests of all parties involved....

Project Manager | Software Development (JB221)
Posted date [2020-May-08] (ID: 75950)

Project Manager | Software Development (JB221)

Dunkeld, Johannesburg

R50 - 55 000 per month negotiable + group life, disability insurance programs and provident fund contribution



Health-technology company with 15 years’ experience providing software platforms in the health and well-being sector is sourcing a Project Manager to work closely with large corporates across a range of industries to bring to market innovative, cutting edge products in the mobile and web application spaces. Their products leverage some of the best and latest technologies to deliver a smart, slick UX.  


As a Project Manager in the Information Technology team, you will manage the delivery of work streams within scope, timelines and budget. You will have a demonstrated understanding of software projects and all aspects of information systems delivery. You possess excellent communication skills, excel in stake-holder management and cross-cultural awareness. Your key skills include attentive and precise status tracking, risk management and issue management. You are trained in agile principles and are effective in establishing strong client relationships.



  • Manage the delivery and ensure quality software is delivered in agreed scope, cost and timelines
  • Work with various departments internally and within client organizations to deliver projects
  • Work with vendors and partner organizations for all project requirements
  • Work closely with distributed teams across South Africa, South America, Europe and Australia.
  • Manage correct scoping and vetting of requirements, and ensure these are understood and delivered by the team
  • Manage team members, including periodic appraisals and day to day operations
  • Establish good stake holder relationships and lead client discussions
  • Manage escalations, issues and risks for the project
  • Provide regular project reporting needs, status updates and any other communications as requested




  • At least five years of IT project management experience
  • Good requirement analysis and functional breakdown skills
  • Certifies in PMP or CSM or equivalent
  • Strong experience in tools like JIRA, MPP, excel
  • Exposure to a range of technologies
  • A strong understanding of SDLC





  • Handled mobile application development projects from start to finish
  • Has taken up projects already underway and seen through to delivery



Additional Skills:


  • Excellent customer interfacing skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills


Please email CV to ozscti(at)apply.simplify.hr and quote JB221 in the subject line

Or apply online at https://kontak.simplify.hr/vacancy/ozscti

For more positions https://www.kontak.co.za/vacancies.php



Job Title Project Manager | Software Development (JB221)
Post Details
Posted By Kontak Recruitment
Job Function Project Manager | Software Development (JB221)
Start Date ASAP
Salary R50 000 - R55000 per month
Location Randburg
Phone No 0114313542
Website http://www.kontak.co.za
Email ozscti(at)apply.simplify.hr
Deadline 2020-May-30
Region Location -> Gauteng
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time Jobs
Classification Job Classification -> Information Technology

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