Project Planner / Co-ordinator

F10 Search & Selection Limited
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Project Planner / Co-ordinator
Location: Bristol
Salary:Up to £45,000 P/A plus overtime / flexi-time, staff bonus and benefits such as Pension and holiday pay

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The Role
An exciting role has arisen with a world class technology and manufacturing company, who are looking for a technically biased Project Planner / Co-ordinator, who has experience of working in a challenging and busy engineering / Manufacturing environment, ideally from the Aerospace or Defence industry.

The Project Planner / Co-ordinator will deliver the key objectives, through ownership and provision of best practice Project Planning, and delivering the rigour of project performance management to their respective sector / project team.

The company offer excellent training and development opportunities as well as future advancement. They also offer an excellent working environment following significant investment in new property and a superb benefits package.

Accountabilities include (A full specification is available upon request):
*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 master schedule
*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 / Work Package plans and ensure they are fully integrated to achieve an overall network to the company standard
Requirements / Skills
*Experienced in planning and industry standard planning techniques such as GANTT, PERT, Critical Path Method (CPM), Precedence Diagramming Method, (PDM), Schedule Risk Analysis (SRA), EVM
*Experienced in enterprise business management tools (Oracle Primavera P6, SAP, and ARM) and advanced skills in the use of Microsoft Excel
*Experienced in common Commercial and Financial practices (contractual adherence, financial analysis, forecasting etc.)
*Ability to analyse performance data, define root causes of variance and potential impacts, negotiate with broader team in order to plan and initiate corrective action
*Hold durable communication skills, capable of working in large teams with a complexity of skills (Engineering, Finance, Commercial, Project Management, etc.) and also have the appeal of working in a multicultural pan-European environment
*A proactive team player who can inspire others, who is assertive and possesses good communication and arbitration skills
The F10 Group offers the services of an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and the services of an Employment Business for contract recruitment.

Due to the nature of the work involved at this company, you will have to be a UK citizen, and will have to have resided in the UK for the last 5 years.