Engineering Planning Manager

Recruiter
Informatiq Consulting Ltd.
Location
Coventry
Salary
70000.0000
Posted
15 Mar 2017
Closes
14 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Engineering Planning Manager

Primavera P6(e), Rail , Civils Programmes

Midlands or London base

£70-80k + Benefits

A superb opportunity to join a leading engineering brand for a talented Project Planning Manager, ideally from either the Rail, Switchgear or Civils sector.

This is a key role leading both project and possession planning activities , managing a team in a matrix structure, ensuring projects are completed safely , to schedule, profitable, and ultimately achieving the quality expected from this highly successful engineering company.

Key Responsibilities :

* Ensure that planning programmes are developed, monitored and reported on through all stages of the project planning cycle using Primavera P6 and MS Project.
* Clearly defines overall concept of the project
* Where required liaise with Operational or Pre-Construction Manager to assess programme requirements for tender production and ensure these are prepared and monitored to meet the highest standards during the tendering process.
* Work closely with operational and estimating colleagues at the pre-commencement stage of a contract and ensure that a master programme is prepared that will achieve the best possible business outcomes
* Effectively support and liaise with the project/programme management team through all stages of the project from tender to completion and post contract review.
* Responsible for ensuring progress and productivity is effectively monitored against the project plan and to put in place any corrective measures, where necessary
* Provide monthly reports of value/work done for cost value reconciliation reports
* Performing Schedule Performance Index & Earned Value Analysis, monitoring KPI's
* Producing Budget cash forecast values from programme for Commercial Department.
* Coaches/Mentors planning resources in their own teams and other projects as may be required.

Skills and Experience required :

* Strong leadership, team and motivational skills.
* Extensive planning management experience at a similar level within large multi-disciplinary engineering company
* Good knowledge of Primavera P6 /P6(e)
* Strong commercial aptitude & awareness

If you are a career-minded individual seeking your next Planning Management position, then there are not too many better opportunities than this !

Interested ? do not hesitate to apply now by sending me your cv and contact telephone number !