COWI's most exciting job in Road/Rail is now available! We are looking for Head of Section at COWI's office in Tanzania, Dar Es-Salaam.
ACCELERATING GROWTH COWI's Tanzanian office in Dar Es-Salaam, is the largest of COWI's offices in Africa. With more than 40 years of operation in the country, our experience with roads design, geotechnical- and topographic surveys and latest rail design is huge. The office is involved in several large road projects in Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya. To ensure the success of this office and market area, we are on the lookout for a strong profile, who for the next two to three years will primarily be responsible for the professional level of the projects as well as Head of Section of the employees in the local road section.
POSITION Cross Field of Human Resource Management and Project Management. We guarantee that "your tomorrows will be different from your yesterdays". One day you will design and perform QA on InRoads projects. The next day you may popularize the quality assurance system and hold a staff meeting and welcome new colleagues. Your primary task is to manage and develop the staff in the section to support both national and international projects. Communication is your métier and you understand the local culture and the differences to other COWI Office locations. You will also be responsible for generating winning projects, taking resource efficiency into consideration in order to ensure a high growth rate in the department – from about 10 employees today. In return we offer one of COWI's most exciting jobs, if you want to achieve a key position in a strategically important assignment. The position is full of professional development opportunities!
YOUR PROFFESSIONAL BACKGROUND • Road and Rail • Multidisciplinary projects as a project manager or a discipline leader • InRoads and/or MxRoads • Line management • Assignments abroad.
WE REALLY WOULDN'T MIND IF YOU WERE FAMILIAR WITH: • FIDIC contracts • Design-and-build assignments.
Moreover, it is important that you have a large internal network in COWI!
COWI AS A WORK PLACE – WE OFFER We offer an exciting job in COWI where we place emphasis on personal commitment, responsibility, and independence in everything we do. We offer you challenging multidisciplinary projects in an international company and the possibility of expatriation.
You will be part of an open and informal working environment with good employment practices, flexible employee benefits and a health insurance. We boast a good social environment, which is development-oriented and which considers sparring and knowledge sharing to be key elements. You will also have the chance to shape your position, and targeted development and supplementary training will be a natural part of your job.