About This Job:

Q-Sourcing Limited trading as Q-Sourcing Servtec is a manpower management solutions firm operating in the East African Region in the countries of Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, and South Sudan.

On behalf of our client, we are looking for a competent, skilled, and experienced Fibre Optic Manager to work in Kampala.

Job Purpose:

The Fiber Optic Manager is a position working on Network Maintenance and/or Construction Department to Support all Fiber Optic networks requirements. The person has a responsibility to ensure that a project is completed on time and within budget, that the project’s objectives are met and that everyone else is doing their job properly.

Key Roles and responsibilities

  • Experience and knowledge in Fiber Optic Network technology
  • Provide management with detailed reports of field operation.
  • Representing the client’s interests
  • Providing advice on the management of projects
  • Organizing the various professional people working on a project
  • Carrying out risk assessment
  • Making sure that all the aims of the project are met.
  • Making sure the quality standards are met.
  • Using it systems to keep track of people and progress, coordinating the project schedules.
  • Develop and maintain product drawings, specifications, and data sheets.
  • Recruiting specialists and sub-contractors
  • Monitoring sub-contractors to ensure guidelines are maintained.
  • Be able to guide and advise the customer for optimal solution.
  • Successfully manage all assigned projects and meet corporate, customer and property owner expectations.
  • Minimize construction costs without compromising safety, system quality or operational impact.
  • Be able to coach the team and support them.
  • Controls project plan and approves design, specifications, plans and schedule changes.

Qualifications and experience

  • Degree or Master’s in Telecommunication Engineering or related courses.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in project management and Technical Operations
  • 5years experience in fiber optics and vast knowledge in ISP and OSP deployment.
  • 3-5 Years’ experience as project Manager.
  • Designing Fiber Optics Networks.

Specialist knowledge required:

  • Excellent knowledge of the geographical area offers markets, technical nature of products,
  • target prospects, local economy,
  • Knowledge of telecommunications sector: products and services,
  • Significant experience in team management,
  • Strong interpersonal and business skills,
  • Knowledge in finance,
  • Skills in overall management of activities: management, economics, human resources
  • Control office software packages (PowerPoint, Excel, Word)
  • Fluency in English and French
  • Overseeing the accounting, costing, and billing
  • Carrying out risk assessment.
  • Commercial awareness.
  • Ability to use technical terms to communicate verbally and in writing.
  • Good organization, multi-tasking, time management and documentation skills

How to apply:

All candidates who meet the criteria outlined as above are encouraged apply under the job vacancy “QSSU-NLTC-FOM-FIBRE OPTIC MANAGER”

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Deadline for applications is not later than 2:00 pm, December 11th 2020.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.


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