Programme Administrator
October 17, 1990

About Candidate

I am currently Project Management Professional (PMP,PMI) working as Programme Administrator at ABSA Group with good technical and business acumen. Thabo has leadership and management skills that are combined with the ability to prioritize and balance complex workloads. Managed and completed Optic Fiber, Construction,  Automation & Digitization projects successfully. Confident communicator and team player able to deal with different stakeholders to successfully deliver projects using different frameworks with 6 years engineering (Electro-mechanical) experience and 4 years Project Management (Engineering & Finance Industry) experience.

My qualifications are Postgraduate Diploma in Project Management (Level 8) & National Diploma: Electrical Engineering.

I have knowledge and ability in computer programs such as Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint), Microsoft Project,PPO,JIRA,Kanban, Trello, Miro, Programming, SAP PM, ETAP, PVSol and SCADA systems.



Postgraduate Diploma in Project Management (Level 8) 2017
Management College of Southern Africa

Project Management NQF 8 Qualification

National Diploma: Electrical Engineering 2015
Central University of Technology

Engineering Qualification

Work & Experience

Programme Administrator 1 October 2022 - Current
ABSA Group

• Programme/Project Administration Support • Reporting of Project information on PlanEx • Project/Programme governance and compliance Support • Project Planning Support • Project Resourcing Support • Project/Programme related documentation management • Communication and Reporting on Programme/Projects • Finance Management (Develop & Maintain Programme Financial Spreadsheet for all financial reports • Project Compliance Support and Risk Standards

Junior Business Project Manager/Programme Administrator 01 May 2022 - 31 September 2022
OLD Mutual SA

• Provides project administrative support to the Programme team throughout the lifecycle of the project • Managing project plans & budgets • Co-ordinates and schedules all meetings, workshops, events and project activities • Creating project reports and presentations • Develops and distributes meeting minutes and workshop outcomes • Ensures Project Management Governance Framework is adhered to (for project auditing) • Provide Programme status updates on scrum of scrums • Ensures all project deliverables and artifacts and signed off

Junior Project Manager 1 June 2020 - 31 April 2022

• Manage and Coordinate projects in the portfolio. Communicate information to internal and external stakeholders. • Analyze project data and produce progress report on Project Portfolio Office • Maintain high standards of PMO Framework • Manage the change impact of projects to business • Assist Head Project Manager in all Portfolio administration duties. • Closely monitors each project to ensure that projects remain on track, meet deadlines, stay under budget, and develop according to plan • Gathering and documenting all project results and then reporting or presenting them to the appropriate parties

Quality Control (Electrical Engineering) for ASTRON Energy Refinery 2020 Shutdown & Maintenance 23 February 2020 - 23 March 2020

• Maintaining the quality management system compliant with ISO 9001-2015 and with statutory, regulatory requirements and corporate procedures • Conduct Audit on contractors, Subcontractors, suppliers and assists the site team for the effective implementation of quality management systems as specified in the Project Quality Plan (PQP) • Evaluation of the contractors and subcontractors Quality Manual in conjunction with the discipline engineers • Review the contractors Inspection Test Plan and all QC documentation • Evaluate the QA/QC system implementation by the contractor on site and ensure the compliance with the quality manual • Ensure the contractor has a current Internal Audit plan/schedule • Ensure the contractor provides QC procedures, method statement and current document at the locations where they are to be used • Inspect the on-site and off-site materials to be used in the project • Liaise with the contractor’s QA/QC Engineer for day-to-day quality issues • Issue sites walk quality report to contractor on weekly basis • Review and respond to the preventative actions proposed by the contractor

Project Manager 1 November 2017 - 31 November 2018

• Provide technical direction for the development, design, and system integration for client engagement • Manage technical risks throughout the project • Manage technical resources within budget and project schedule • Complies with and helps to enforce standard policies and procedures • Ensure safety & environmental compliance management requirements • Perform project management process • Undertake schedule management • Integrate compliance (SHERQ) HSE, Risk and quality management • Monitoring & Reporting • Developing budget, documentation, cost estimating, time estimating and Business partnering

Technical Officer (Electrical) 1 January 2013 - 30 June 2017
South African Navy

• Maintenance on Alternators 6.6 KV 60HZ and 6.6 KV 50HZ • Perform electrical protection on 11KV 50HZ (Outer ring distribution network) and 6.6 KV 60 HZ (Inner ring network) on the dockyard plant • Ensure Uninterrupted power supply to the medium voltage and low voltage end-users & Substation maintenance • Monitoring of SCADA system, Single and Three phase panel testing and wiring, including motor designs • Perform preventative maintenance & Corrective on Weapons system (hydraulic/mechanical and electrical) • Liaison with and monitoring third party contractors • Reading and analyzing of electrical design specifications and technical drawings • Assist in daily running of the department by providing daily departmental routines and maintenance plan