Senior Project Planner / Coordinator

08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Project Planner / Coordinator
Engineering / Manufacturing
£35,000 - £45,000 + company bonus

An opportunity has arisen within one of the best thought of technical engineering companies in the UK. You will be at the forefront of Aerospace technology, working with some of the best engineering minds in the country.
*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.
*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.
*Analyse, understand and communicate actual project critical paths - forward and backward passes.
*Deploy, manage and maintain the Projects Performance Measurement Baseline (PMB), including the Earned Value Management System (EVMS), where required
*Produce, distribute and report project schedules, advising on conflicts and corrective actions
Desired / Required 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.)

This really is a fantastic opportunity to join a company that offers excellent benefits and career opportunities. Please don't hesitate to apply or send your CV to nicholas(dot)Watson(at)modis(dot)co(dot)uk