Project Planner

27 Feb 2017
27 Mar 2017
Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Clearance Level
Job Type
Our client is a national market leader in the fields of marine defence and nuclear engineering, and is the UK's leading maritime support business. They are well respected within their specialised industries and present interesting challenges to meet specific cutting edge design requirements. The client has a strong reputation for offering excellent job satisfaction and career progression.

Job Description

A Project Planner is required to provide project scheduling and cost management support to the contracts operating out of the client's Leicester site. The successful candidate will have plenty of project controls experience, alongside scheduling and work package management experience. Defence industry experience is desirable, but previous usage of MS Project is essential.

Qualifications / Experience

Competent in use of project scheduling tools
Microsoft Project experience is essential; Primavera (P6) experience would be desirable
Awareness of project work package management including budgeting, resource and Estimate to Complete forecasting (Earned Value Management experience would be beneficial)
Strong attention to detail required to confidently assimilate large volumes of information in order to prepare, analyse, discuss and present detailed accurate scheduling information both internally and externally
Good communication skills required to liaise with multi-disciplined project team members in order to extract up to date schedule information and provide progress status
Ability to work across a number of small to medium sized projects
Proven experience in planning engineering and production/manufacture based contracts.

Job Title:Project Planner
Location:Leicester, Leicestershire
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:LF/HQ 12824


Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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