Junior project manager

Arca Payment Company

Job Summary

The Junior Project Manager will be responsible for the planning, management, and tracking of assigned projects from initiation to completion.

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Entry level
  • Experience Length: 1 year

Job Description

Arca Payment Company - ARCA was founded in 2016, with a clear vision to become Africa's premier payment services platform, fostering Financial inclusion and innovation & actively shaping the future of Financial Services, throughout the region. 

Job Description

The position will be charged but not limited to the following responsibilities:

  • Perform clerical duties, maintain contact with clients and parties involves through email and phone calls, answer questions and concerns, prepare presentations, and enter project data.
  • Develop concrete, detailed plans for a project, including the schedule, the budget, outlining the duties of each team members, identifying project goals, and setting a timeline for the project. Collaborate with various teams and hold meetings to develop project plans and present them to upper-level management before starting the project.
  • Closely monitors each project he or she manages to ensure that projects remain on track, meet deadlines, stay under budget, and develop according to plan.
  • In conjunction with the Senior Project Manager, gather and document all project results and then reporting or presenting them to the appropriate parties. This usually includes clients and upper-level management. Report on the success of the project and any setbacks that were encountered or room for improvement.
  • Perform other duties as required.


  • The Junior Project Manager should be a detail-oriented multi-tasker
  • Candidate should have great communication skills and can easily adapt to changing circumstances.
  • In addition to these traits, a candidate must have the following skills:
  • Bachelor's Degree in a relevant discipline.
  • Project management experience
  • working knowledge of scrum/agile project management methodology
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of payments is a plus

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • General management skills.
  • Business and financial analysis skill.
  • Integrity, respect, honesty, and trustworthiness.
  • High level of professionalism.
  • Team player
  • Self-disciplined and able to self-manage and set goals
  • Presentation and meeting facilitation skill.
  • Negotiation and conflict management skill.
  • Report writing and document management.
  • Abreast with the latest project management knowledge and thinking


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  • We make it a point to review all application received and contact those we want to speak to further within 10 calendar days. With that in mind, if we are interested in a further discussion, you will hear from us again within 10 calendar days from the date of your application submission.

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