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 Senior Advisor Project Development Re-advert (Group Capital Division) Megawatt Park

Position : Senior Advisor Project Development Re-advert (Group Capital Division) Megawatt Park Vacancy type: Internal

Task Grade : P16

Area of Speacialization : To provide technical and business input to the development and business planning of new capacity projects and existing plant capacity upgrades.

Department : Transmission

Business Unit : Project Development Department

Location : South Africa (Gauteng)

Reference Number : 5000834873MSM

Closing Date : 2019/08/27 11:55 PM

Minimum Requirements

B. Degree Technical Qualification

Related Minimum Experience

• 5 years relates experience in Project Management and/or Project Development environment


Experience in Project Management and/or Project Development environment

Professional Registration Body

Professional Registration by an Authority acceptable to Eskom

Skills and Competencies

• Integrity, Honesty, Trustworthiness, Professionalism


• Team player, Motivating teams, Coaching, Mentoring, Developing etc.


• Planning and design of Transmission and Distribution plant and networks
• Project development technical or commercial knowledge
• Knowledge of the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)
• Knowledge of relevant processes, procedures, policies, guidelines and legislation for example:
 Environmental laws and requirements for Eskom
 Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Act
 Eskom Project Lifecycle Model (PLCM)


• Analysing, judgement, problem solving
• Cost analysis and economic evaluation skills
• Be able to work as part of a team
• Project scheduling and budgeting
• Communication and presentation skills
• Technical report writing
• MS Office Computer skills

Key Responsibilities
• Develop and Package projects for approval from pre-concept up to Execution Release Approval (ERA)
• Develop and Package Cost Estimate Letters (CEL’s) and Budget Quotations (BQ’s) for customers
• Interaction with other disciplines and departments
• Co-ordinate and prepare reports relating to findings and recommendations for project development activities
• Training and development

“If you have not been contacted within 28 days after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.”
“Eskom is committed to equality, employment equity, and diversity. In accordance with the employment equity plan of Eskom and its employment equity goals and targets, preference may be given, but is not limited, to candidates from under-represented designated groups.  Eskom reserves the right not to make an appointment to the posts as advertised.  Candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply for positions.”