Senior Project Planner

Siemens Public Limited Company
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
About Siemens Wind Power Limited Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy Siemens Wind Power and Gamesa have recently merged to create a leader in the renewable energy industry, to provide cleaner, more reliable and more affordable energy to society, and to create lasting value for all stakeholders. With a worldwide installed capacity of 75 GW, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has a presence in more than 90 countries and a team of 27,000 employees worldwide. Its end-to-end value chain presence encompasses onshore and offshores wind turbines design, manufacturing, installation as well as cutting-edge service solutions. The global headquarters and legal domicile of the company is located in Zamudio, Spain. The company is listed on the Spanish stock exchange. We are currently on the lookout for a Project Planner to join our Offshore business. This role will be responsible for implementing project specific planning setup (e.g. integration of package programs) and develop and maintain optimal schedule for projects. You will evalueate consequences of updates and undertake critical path analysis and milestone trend analysis. Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to: - Building relationships with the client planner and provide transparency to client via agreed reporting and meetings - Manage contractual obligations regarding planning and include overall necessary activities from contract in schedule - Conduct regular briefing and review of planning topics with PM - Provide transparency to project team via agreed reporting and meetings - Identify schedule related risks and support mitigations - Facilitate the project management team in planning the project - Conduct visual planning workshops - Carry out biweekly planning meetings with package managers to review progress - Include and represent planning topics in team routine (e.g. team meetings, visual planning boards in team area) - Ensure project team is updated and familiarized with program - Contribute to lessons learned regarding planning and share knowledge - Ensure program complies with requirements for standard and portfolio reporting - Ensure archiving and documentation of program at the end To be successful in this role, you will need the following skills and experience Ideally, you will be degree educated with proven experience in project planning. You will demonstrate experience of successfully completing large scale projects throughout complete lifecycle. You will have advanced skills in Primavera P6 software and planning related tools and be capable of handling complex and extended scope projects. You will have certification in a Project/Planning related subject and will be familiar with the Wind Industry. How do I apply? We are looking forward to receiving your online application. Please ensure you complete all areas, of the application form, to the best of your ability as we will use this data to review your suitability for the role. What else do I need to know? Siemens is dedicated to quality, equality, and valuing diversity, and we welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities within which we work.
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