Senior Planning Manager
We are looking for a Senior Planning Manager to join our Finance and Business Management team. As a Senior Planning Manager you will provide subject matter expertise for Project Controls Planning within the AWE programme portfolio by providing the development, configuration control and training of sound, well-established planning processes, procedures and metrics for the planning function. Also to provide the requirements, hiring coordination and training programme to maintain a pool of trained planners for the allocation to the project areas.
As a Senior Planning Manager you will provide programme planning expertise in Earned Value Management (EVM) and compliance for the analysis of projects whilst supporting the Planning Function with emergent planning improvement initiatives.
We are looking for the Senior Planning Manager to have:
- Degree in appropriate business or technical discipline, or a proven level of experience
- Experience of Project Planning on programs with output products
- Experience in Earned Value Management tools and techniques
- Excellent communication skills including networking and influencing
AWE plays a crucial role in the defence of the United Kingdom, by providing and maintaining the warheads for the country's nuclear deterrent. We are a centre of scientific, engineering and technological excellence, with some of the most advanced research, design and production facilities in the world. Our unique expertise also assists the UK Government in developing and delivering a range of innovative and integrated support services, including national nuclear security and counter-terrorism solutions.
AWE is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at AWE, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities.