Senior Project Planner

Senior Project Planner

Job Title: Senior Project Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bournemouth
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2017-04-03
Reference: J139730
Contact Name: Jennifer Freeman
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 30, 2018 16:44

Job Description

This organisation are a market leader within the Aerospace Engineering environment. They are seeking a Senior Project Planner / PMO Manager to be based in Bournemouth, Dorset on a permanent basis.
You will be working on multiple complex engineering projects with values up to £500Millions. You will be given the opportunity to work with a high performing team who are able to deliver a fantastic service to key stakeholders. You will work with established tools and processes and be given the opportunity to further develop you skills and career within the PMO and associated teams.
As a Senior Project Planner you will hold the following skills and qualifications;
·Previous Project Management / Administration experience
·Ability to analyse and present complex data to accurately manipulate data and transfer it between applications
·You will understand project planning, scheduling, estimation, tracking, status reporting, risk and configuration management
·You will have the ability to pick up and learn new tools quickly then mentor others in their use
·MS Excel & Project - Advanced Level
·MS PowerPoint & SharePoint - Intermediate Level
·Experience of working with integrated Project Management system - MS Project Server would be highly regarded
·This role would suit a candidate who has experience working within an Aerospace, Engineering, Rail or Manufacturing sector.
·Previous experience in leading / managing small teams
Your main responsibilities will include but not limited to:
·Working in accordance with the published Project / Programme Management process
·Responsible for providing project administration support to assigned programmes, product groups and functional groups
·Analyse data, explain trends and highlight potential issues
·Develop reporting output from the project and work package risk registers
·Manage the project SharePoint areas
This is a permanent position within air to air refuelling, weapons carriage and unmanned systems. This organisation brings complex projects to market with minimal risk. You will receive a competitive salary plus other benefits dependant on your experience. You will have the opportunity to work for a market leader who invest in there staff.