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Lead Planner

  • Location:

    Cambridge

  • Contact:

    Matthew Nash

  • Job ref:

    5307

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-08

Are you an experienced Lead Planner with experience supporting colleagues in the successful delivery of projects? Are you an ambitious professional looking for your next career move within engineering? Do you want to play a key role in the achievement of ambitious programmes and developments? If so, please continue reading.

The responsibilities of the Lead Planner will include:

  • Leading the governance, deployment & co-ordination of all Project Controls activities across the programme or project
  • Generation, maintenance & updating of project schedule
  • Project Change Management
  • Co-ordination of reporting
  • Leading the management of risk and opportunities
  • Co-ordinate budget control & forecasting across the project team
  • Lead the governance & application of Earned Value Management
  • Co-ordination of applying improvements as part of a continuous improvement culture
  • To ensure that appropriate Controls Governance is followed by the Project Team

The successful Lead Planner will have the following qualities, skills & experience:

  • Self-motivated individual, capable of motivating a team towards a positive, accountable culture
  • Confident with an ability to cultivate working relationships internally and with customers at all levels of the business
  • Skilled communicator (verbal & written) both internally and externally
  • Creative with the ability to produce quality work under various pressures
  • Proven leadership and team membership skills

This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled Lead Planner to join a globally renowned engineering firm with a real focus on the future. You will play a key role in the delivery of projects that make a real impact on the improvement of lives, whilst furthering and developing both your skills and career. If you are an ambitious Lead Planner looking for your next role, do get in touch today.