Engineering Planning Manager

Informatiq Consulting Ltd.
15 Mar 2017
14 Apr 2017
Contract Type
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 !