Senior Lead Planner

South Lanarkshire
11 Feb 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior/Lead Planner required for client based in East Kilbride on a permanent basis.

Applicants from oil and gas/process industries preferred. Must also be proficient with Primavera P6.

You will join the Project Services function which provides Project Control Services on projects to include planning, document control and technical publication. The Project Services function is involved in all stages of the project life cycle including all EPC phases. You will assist with providing these services either through directly undertaking the task or through supervision of other planners. The Project Services team utilises Primavera and the IFS integrated project management system interfaced with proprietary systems to deliver pertinent information to all areas of the business.

Yours skills and expertise will be utilised across a range of international projects starting in the bid phase, continuing through to award, start up and execution.

Key Responsibilities

To be accountable for the control and supervision, monitoring and guidance of the day to day activities of the Planning team.
To (supervise) deliver a resourced robust baseline project schedules (team size
To oversee the co-ordination and production of all project plans and associated
documents ("S" curves, Histograms, tabulated man hour/progress data).
Provide the Management Team with the relevant contract information.
Ensure that all services and deliverables conform to Company, client and Project QA
Plan, policies, requirements and standards.
To promote good working relations within the Project Services Teams and other project departments and client representatives.
To ensure all planning work is carried out in compliance with Corporate and Project
specific procedures.
To liaise with the project team and planners to resolve conflicts.
To carry out planning team competency assessment and development.
Commitment to and promotion of company values and ensuring the realisation of
company and project health, safety, environmental, quality and ethics, systems, policies and procedures.

Candidate Skills and Experience:

Specialist Knowledge in project control system (Primavera P6)
Demonstrates Excellent Leadership Skills
IT/Computer Literate in particular Primavera P6 and Microsoft Excel.
Must be able to communicate with all levels up to top management
Capable of setting up, managing and motivating a team to deliver
the planning objectives and achieving targets/milestones.
Understands and applies planning theory, process and best practices.
Capable of communicating with project groups and third parties to agreed standards, systems, processes to meet the project and client requirements.
Capable of managing and having a co-ordinated approach to resolving procedural issues in a timely manner.
Capable of the development and maintaining of performance targets.

Please apply online with up to date CV

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