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Planning manager - design

Job Title: Planning manager - design
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: asap
Duration: 9 months
REF: pp/c/pm/jbm_1652369848
Contact Name: Jessie Marsh
Contact Email: Jessie.Marsh@projectpeople.com
Job Published: 10 days ago

Job Description

Planning Manager

Reading/Hybrid (2 days in office)

We have an exciting opportunity for a Planning manager to join out client a leading giant in telecoms team.

Role Summary

  • Identify and manage all workflow for Design - journey design and process design This is done in a programme increment methodology
  • Create and maintain a plan for all tasks
    • Map dependencies
    • Raise and resolve risks and issues and plan for mitigation
    • Track and analyse current performance to pre-empt resource constraints / missed milestones or deadlines.
  • Work with the Senior Managers on resource planning and allocation.
  • Plan workshops / walkthroughs
  • Drive effectiveness by holding people to timelines
  • Interface into the Programme team with our plan and interlocking with channel / other teams plans.
  • Plan reporting

Knowledge experience

  • Channel experience, and working in a project management / planning role
  • Working in a large scale transformation programme
  • Able to deal with and navigate ambiguity
  • Exceptional stakeholder management skills with the ability to influence and collaborate with people across all levels of the business
  • Strong organisational and communication skills
  • Negotiation skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail.

To apply please email jessie.marsh@projectpeople.com

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