Guild of Project Controls: Compendium | Roles | Assessment | Certifications | Membership


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Been with the current Employer for 8.6 yrs since Oct 2008.

Main Role and Responsibilities:

Create and maintain project schedules that support and align with project requirements. Develop the project schedules in conjunction with the project manager and project team. Reduce uncertainty, understand objectives and improve efficiency.  Interact with project team to define scope of work to develop and update detailed schedules, cost information and identification of variances from original plan. Interact with and assist project managers to schedule work and coordinate assignments. Evaluate project schedule progress and performance and identify developing problem areas. Analyze critical path and constraints to determine effect of changes to schedule and recommend work-around. Support project managers to maintain timely and effective change management processes, procedures and systems.Assist project team to develop status reports to keep management informed on project progress.Conduct analysis to determine alternative courses of action or recovery on slipped schedules.Undertake Project Reviews.Perform other duties as assigned.

Skills: 

Computer literacy in Microsoft applications, including Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint. Professional working knowledge of project management software and tool Primavera. Knowledge of CPM and other planning and resourcing methods.Project management techniques.Able to coordinate and work with other teams and have basic multi-disciplinary knowledge. Good research and analytical skills, as well as excellent oral and written communication skills. Excellent communication and organization skills. Working experience with multi-disciplinary project teams. Assist in the planning and scheduling of all projects plans including time, cost, and resource plans. Monitor and consolidate the overall project plans. Monitor the project manager’s reporting system summarizing the progress status of all projects. Monitor and advise on status of project KPIs. Monitor the control of project risk workshops and monitor the Project Manager’s Risk Management Process. Manage the performance and output of all Project Planners, Controllers, and support that function in line with the project objectives.

Professional Since: 
Oct-2008 (15.8 yrs experience)
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Market Place

Primavera P6 and Microsoft Project books, on-line video training courses and training material available from an internationally recognised publisher. Teach yourself using on-line or book based learning or run your own in-house or public courses.