Project Officer at the Place (Smackers Limited)


The Place is a fast growing, world class, and dynamic, multi-billion Nigerian conglomerates, established and managed by a team of professionals with decades of management consulting and accounting experience/ training from Arthur Andersen (now KPMG in Nigeria). We are a profitable player in the QSR sector of the Hospitality industry in Nigeria with great prospects and staff strength of over 1000 employees. Currently, our operations span across 17 locations in Lagos and Abuja, Nigeria, with rapid expansion plans to penetrate more locations in the short to medium term.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Project Officer

Location: Gwarinpa 1, Abuja
Job type: Full-time

Job Description

  • We are looking for a Project Officer to join our team and manage the day-to-day activities of various teams to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget.
  • Project Officer responsibilities include planning project management activities, analyzing financial information to keep projects on track, and collaborating with different departments to ensure all leaders understand where a project is in the development process.


  • The candidate must possess a Degree (HND or B.Sc in Building Technology or Civil Engineering).
  • The candidate must have 3-5 years of post-NYSC experience.
  • The candidate must be proficient in the use of MS Word, Excel, Autocad, etc.
  • The candidate must possess sound communication and documentation skills.
  • The candidate must have knowledge of construction and site execution procedures for building projects as well as building maintenance skills.
  • The candidate should not be older than 32years of age.
  • The candidate should be a resident of Abuja and he/she should be willing to travel outside Abuja for job/official related purposes.
  • The candidate must be able to make sure projects run smoothly by supporting the project manager in managing a project.
  • The candidate must be able to maintain project documentation, such as plans and reports; assign tasks and control schedules and communicate the project’s progress to the project manager, project head, and of course the project team members.
  • He/she should also possess time management and organizational skills.
  • The candidate should be able to assist with property checks and acquisition tasks.

Application Closing Date
31st October, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Note: Candidates who do not meet the above criteria need not apply.


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