Senior Project Planner / Coordinator

07 Mar 2017
04 Apr 2017
Nicholas Watson
Clearance Level
Job Type
Senior Project Planner / Coordinator
£Excellent remuneration + Bonus
Engineering / Defence / Aerospace / Military


On offer is the chance to further your career within a genuine market leading company that houses some of the most interesting projects in the country. You may be looking for a step up in responsibilities into a senior position, or you may be looking to step sideways into a company that employs some of the best engineers in the country; either way, this company can offer great career prospects and the opportunity to work within a great environment.
High-end technology, market leading business, great salary and benefits.

Working in collaboration and support of the Business Performance Management Team and the Technical Teams, responsible for the development, deployment and ongoing management of the Project / Programme Integrated Plan Network

* Practicing, promoting and upholding the company standard of Planning and Scheduling.
* Analysing ongoing progress and performance, assessing this against contractual and internal targets - determining variance and its respective causes, preparing / presenting reports and recommending actions to maintain and or improve progress
* Establish and Initiate the Project / Programme overall Project Schedule and ensure it is deployed and maintained to the Company Standard
* Integrate all Project / Workpackage plans and ensure they are fully integrated to achieve an overall network to the company standard
* Support the development of Planning Skills across the Project Team, Coaching Engineering, Production and Project Management team members in best practice Planning and Scheduling, support the teams on plan updates.
* Manage and the Project Critical Path Analysis Process to the company standard.
* Deploy, Manage and Maintain the Projects Performance Measurement Baseline, Manage the Earned Value Management System where required
* Produce, Distribute and Report Project Schedule Data as required, advising on conflicts and corrective actions
* Foster good working relationships with engineers and the broader community to be able to embed the project control standards, systems and methods delivering accurate and quality project performance status data in a timely manner.

Desire / Required Skills
* Possess a high level of competence and experience with Primavera or SAP or a similar planning tool and with industry standard computing applications (specifically spreadsheets).
* Hold durable communication skills, capable of working in large teams with a complexity of skills (Engineering, Finance, Commercial, Project Management, etc) and are also possess the appeal of working in a multicultural pan-European environment.
* Have a proven level of Commercial and Financial management experience

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of one of the most forward thinking companies in the UK and to further develop your skills.
If you believe that the prior details are relevant to your recent work experience then please do not hesitate to apply to this advert with you up to date CV. Alternatively, you can submit your CV to nicholas(dot)watson(at)modis(dot)co(dot)uk

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