Project and Business Development Manager
Writing, aggregating, posting and tracking of content (written, voice and video) on social media sites. Worked closely with the corporate editorial committee members to develop and maintain a robust professional/social networking calendar, to identify key groups and relevant topics for social media participation, to post, comment and share content across various entities with the goal of driving brand awareness, new leads and opportunities, and extending the reach of professional opportunities, thought leadership and key company messages. Manage a portfolio of projects according to the standards and expectations of the Directors. Manage assigned resources as appropriate to the implementation of project related activities. Manage a team of trainees. Prepare and maintain all project documentation such as; initiation, delivery plans and Budgets. Develop and maintain project plans and reporting documentation as necessary to ensure timely communication and successful delivery of assigned projects. Ensure projects are planned and executed in-line with the Directors approach. Ensure deliverables meet required quality standards. Ensure adequate levels of documentation are produced as part of the technical solution. Develop and maintain a Communications Plan and keep the business communities appraised of project plans and related implications. Production of progress and other management reports. Ensure business benefits can be realised or that risks inhibiting realisation are highlighted. Coordination of internal BPP services (e.g. Facilities Management) and external service providers as necessary to meet project timescales.
Heading up of the Monyetla Work Learnership programme for unemployed South Africans in conjunction with the Department of Trade and Industry and INSETA.