Planner (10years Experience)

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Rail Planner

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  • Salary:

    £395.00 - £445.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Hayley Murray

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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We are currently recruiting for a Project Planner to work across a large transportation focused project and as such is embedded in a variety of departments.

The Principal Accountabilities of the Project Planner will be as follows:
*Create and Update Project programmes. Analyse completeness and practicality of project Budget and Cost.
*Communicate and demonstrate project planning best practice.
*Ensure timely submission of programme update information to the MPD.
*Communicate and demonstrate the importance of the required input data, coding structures and output reports of the MPD.
*Assist project team(s) with the interpretation of periodic standard MPD reports.
*Work with other Project Planners regarding common MPD issues for the purpose of resolving a common solution for all parties.
*Provide project planning support and guidance to the Managers and the respective staff of the various parties responsible for submitting data to the MPD.

The Knowledge, Skill & Experience expected of the Project Planner will be as follows:
*Over 10 years experience in construction planning for main contractor on major projects.
*Planning experience in developing construction programmes from cost plans for contractors, updating and reporting about progress on the works
*Experience in resource planning and cost reporting/forecasting under cost reimbursable framework contracts.
*Excellent technical project planning skills with proficiency in common project planning tool sets (such as Primavera, MS Project)
*Degree in Engineering, Construction, Transportation technology or other field of practical science
*Proficient in Critical Path Method (CPM) planning and Earned Value Management techniques
*Knowledge of database development (i.e. SQL or MS Access)
*Ability to influence people at all levels across the organisation and outside, including negotiating

*** This role is working in the public sector and as such the contract will be set up on a PAYE or Umbrella basis only. Limited companies or PSC's will not be permitted ***

In order to apply for the Project Planner or for a confidential chat please submit your details via this advert today.