KONE, Inc Project Manager in Cairo, Egypt

Project Manager

Job ID: 31192

Country: Egypt

Region: Egypt

City: Cairo

Job Posting Category: Project Management

Employment Type: Full-time

Contract Type: Permanent

Application Closing Date: 31-07-2017

About us

Ranked as one of the most innovative companies in the world, KONE is a global leader in elevator and escalator business. Every day, millions of people globally are using our elevators and escalators in an increasingly urbanizing environment. We want to offer the best People Flow™ experience to those using our equipment in residential and office buildings, hotels, public transportation sites, hospitals, shopping malls and many special buildings. KONE South Europe, Middle East and Africa is one of KONE's five area organizations. The local leadership team is responsible for implementing KONE strategy in the area.

We are looking for

The Project Manager manages the interface with all key stakeholders during the project. He/she plans, directs and coordinates the activities of designated projects to ensure that project objectives are accomplished witin the agreed schedule and budget.


Plans manpower for the project

Responsible for completing the project safely, on time and within budget

Manages project cost control, variation and scope management and claims

Responsible for project handover, review and audits

Creates the project plan and execution plan

Gets stakeholder approvals when required

Takes care with his team of the administrative activities of the project

Performs subcontractor qualification, evaluation and selection and negotiates scope and terms

Skills, Education and Experience

  • Fluency of English language required

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in the elevators industry is a must

  • General Project Management methodology and tool knowledge

  • PMP certified

We offer

At KONE, we are focused on creating an innovative and collaborative working culture where we value the contribution of each individual. Employee engagement is a key focus area for us and we encourage participation and the sharing of information and ideas. Sustainability is an integral part of our culture and the daily practice. We follow ethical business practices and we seek to develop a culture of working together where co-workers trust and respect each other and good performance is recognized. In being a great place to work, we are proud to offer a range of experiences and opportunities that will help you to achieve your career and personal goals and enable you to live a healthy and balanced life.