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Programme Planner - Contract

Ref no. BHN562292
Location Portsmouth, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract 12 months
Job status Closed

Job summary

We have a new and exciting opportunity to join this incredible Havant Thicket Reservoir Project as a Programme Planner.

Key skills required for this role

Programme Planner


Programme Planner - Water

Job description

Key Responsibilities

  • Create, monitor, and maintain the integrated, master programme.
  • Monitor progress of individual projects, identifying critical activities and reviewing forecasts and progress achieved to date to ensure accuracy of project schedules and to inform decision making.
  • Track, analyse, and report information appropriately to allow the project teams to manage their areas including the regular review of programmes submitted by the NEC, main contractors.
  • Track baselines, perform what-if analysis, and develop contingency plans
  • Integrate Contractor programmes.
  • Prepare monthly reports, including programme and risk reports, and inputs from the rest of the team.
  • Supported by the Senior Quantity Surveyor (Risk and Cost) maintain the change control process to manage the integrity of project schedule, risk and cost.

Skills and Competencies

  • Schedule management software (Primavera is essential)
  • Experience of reviewing contractor NEC programmes is desirable
  • Excellent and adaptable communications skills
  • Organisation and self-management
  • Good analytical skills, with the ability to review and write progress reports, minutes of meetings and decision support papers
  • Excel/PowerPoint/Word/Teams
  • Risk management (Monte Carlo analysis is desirable)
  • Experience of using ERP Systems and contract management software would be an advantage

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelors degree in engineering or equivalent industry experience
  • Chartered Engineer or member of APM, PMI or similar (Desirable)
  • Project management qualification (PRINCE2, APM, PMI) (Desirable)
  • Hold a valid driver's licence. All applicants will be required to undertake our driver assessment (Essential).

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