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Specialist Project Planner - Warrington - Contract Role

Job Title: Specialist Project Planner - Warrington - Contract Role
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Warrington, Cheshire
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
REF: CB - TV - PLAN - WAR_1504621110
Contact Name: Charles Bryan
Contact Email: charles.bryan@projectpeople.com
Job Published: about 2 months ago

Job Description

Specialist Project Planner - Warrington - Contract Role

Job purpose & accountabilities:

  • Contract PMO Specialist Planner required for 5 days a week based in our Warrington office with the current Programme Team.
  • Planner to work alongside PMO Manager and Portfolio Manager to bring additional discipline and rigour into Planning Management
  • There is a requirement to work closely with the Portfolio Manager in order to provide an overall (resourced) Portfolio Plan in order to ensure that appropriate resources are being allocated and to maintain a forward look.
  • Weekly MI will be required on resourcing and dependency management.
  • Close collaboration will be required with the Portfolio Manager and the Planner will be expected to be embedded within the team to achieve these outcomes.
  • A certain degree of scheduling and PM support will also be required to embed the process.

Skills Required:

  • Candidates will need to demonstrate a clear level of planning control, governance and reporting with previous experience together with general PMO delivery.
  • Microsoft Project 2013
  • Microsoft Office 2013 suite of products.

Project People is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.