Closing Date: Monday, 29 February 2016
Department: Pepkor



To be responsible for leading and coordinating projects from inception to execution. This includes budgeting, planning, execution, managing contractors, resources and the scope of the project. The scope will include development of new premises, maintenance of sites, liaising with landlords and clients for premises managed by Pepkor Properties.


  • Measuring premises in accordance with SAPOA requirements and convert this to CAD drawings.
  • Compiling Costing and Capex estimates of proposed transactions for proposals to Property Board.
  • Gathering of quotations from contractors and suppliers and Evaluation of quotations against approved budget.
  • Appointment of contractors and suppliers.
  • Managing communication flow of information such as store plans, signage plans, etc. between clients and developers/landlords.
  • Ensuring that projects are completed within stipulated time frames, budgets and specifications.
  • Monitoring and co-ordination of progress.
  • Ensuring payment of contractors.
  • Facilitating maintenance of properties by Landlords.
  • Submission of plans to relevant authorities and obtaining Occupational Certificates.



  • Grade 12 with Mathematics.
  • BSc (Construction Management) or related Diploma will be an advantage.
  • Formal Project Management qualification is required.
  • Formal qualification and experience in AutoCAD or CAD software.
  • Bilingual (English and Afrikaans)
  • Proficiency in MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, Visio)
  • Willing to travel extensively.
  • Well organized; good analytical skills; good numerate skills; diplomacy; good communication skills; able to function independently, but also work well within a team.
  • Practical experience (preferably both technical {especially electrical} and commercial experience) will be an advantage.
  • Experience in Property Management / Development will be an advantage.
  • Must have understanding of construction terms, scheduling and planning concepts.
  • If you are interested in applying for the above position and meet the minimum requirements, please submit your CV.

If you do not hear from us within 4 weeks of the closing date of this position, please regard your application as being unsuccessful.


Please Note: Employers and Recruiters may expire a job post at any time. This post expires on Monday February 29th, 2016 5:00pm.


Project Manager Construction at Pick n Pay Retailers

Type: Permanent
Level: Senior
Location: Kenilworth, Cape Town, Western Cape
Salary: Market Related
Reference: Job 1898241 | Ref 848
Company: Pick n Pay Retailers

To manage and oversee the construction of New and Revamp stores and ensuring that they are built according to Pick n Pay’s Standards and Specifications.

The ideal candidate will have the following competencies:

  • ensure standards of building performance, quality, cost schedules and safety are maintained
  • communicate effectively at all levels
  • work as part of a team
  • direct site managers and subcontractors
  • ensure that procedures and materials comply with plans and specifications
  • interpret blueprints and specifications
  • interpret plans, estimate costs and quantities of materials needed


  • consulting with architects, engineers & other technical workers
  • retail operations and design
  • construction and project management


  • building & construction principles & methodologies
  • the OHS Act and associated regulations
  • relevant SABS codes of practice and SANS Regulations
  • the retail industry

Pick n Pay is one of Africa s largest and most consistently successful retailers of food, clothing and general merchandise. We are a truly South African company and have always operated in the best interest of our people and our communities. Pick n Pay behaves according to an entrenched value system and we truly believe that we have a positive impact on the lives of all South Africans.


Please Note: Employers and Recruiters may expire a job post at any time. This post expires on Wednesday January 6th, 2016 4:00pm.