P6 Planner - Rail, Birmingham

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Tue, 2019-11-26

Role Description 

Reporting to the Project Controls Manager, as the Project Planner you will to ensure that the commercial planning and risk management of the allocated Rail projects are carried out to optimise sustainable business profitability. 

We will ensure that we offer personal development which will allow you to progress your career and offer you the opportunity to be mentored to ensure that the training you receive will give you the best possible chance of success.

Qualifications Overview of Role:

To provide support and guidance from a Planning perspective across multiple live project and for tender programming purposes. To steer and guide the Project Management team in the best principles in planning and having an engineering background would be most imperative. 

The main purpose of the role is to:

  • Provide Planning support and guidance across multiple live projects and for tender programming purposes. To take ownership for managing and maintaining the planning / scheduling
  • To deliver a programme, workstream and project view of an integrated strategic schedule.

Person Specification / Qualifications:

  • Proven Project Management experience in planning, scheduling, cost engineering with Expert level.
  • Proven experience using Primavera essential (version P6 essential. P8 advantageous)
  • Strong Transport sector experience.
  • The Ability to follow verbal and or written instructions.
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with co-workers and stakeholders.
  • Able to analyse the programmes submitted by contractors and merge and assess the fully integrated programme. Identify blockers and work with the Project Team and Contractors alike.
  • Extensive EV Management – working with Contactors and in house alike to establish the development and management of CPI & SPI monitoring.
  • Claims and Delay/Forensic Analysis capability, to drive and analyse the impact of changes and variations against the agreed baseline programme. Ability to display and share this message with commercial and Project teams by way of documentation of claims and delays.

What We Offer:

We offer a dynamic, challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important. 

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