Project Planner

Project Planner

Job Title: Project Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bournemouth
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-11-18
Reference: J140894
Contact Name: George Allen
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 18, 2019 17:26

Job Description

KDC are now recruiting for a new Project Planner to join one of our busy clients in the Bournemouth area. If you are a well experienced Planner with an interest in the Defence industry, then this could be the role for you! You will have the chance to join an exciting project helping the development of a range of operational training electronic warfare pods for the MOD.

Relevant skills and qaulifications like:
·Project management/administration
·Planner/Senior Planner in a safety critical/ defence organisation would be highly desirable.
·Ability to obtain UK Security Clearance if not already current.
·Experience in the production of reporting data for projects.
·Ability to analyse and present complex data, to accurately manipulate data and transfer it between applications.
·An understanding of project planning, scheduling, estimation, tracking, status reporting, risk and configuration management
·Ability to pick up and learn new tools quickly then support others in their use
Computer literate and in particular: -
·MS Excel & MS Project advanced level
·MS PowerPoint & MS SharePoint intermediate level
·Experience of an integrated Project Management System such as MS Project Server would be an advantage.

As a Planner your main responsibilities will involve:
·Responsible for providing project administration support to assigned programmes, product groups and/or functional groups
·Work in accordance with published Project/Programme Management processes and guidelines
·Production and maintenance of the required programme, product group, system, sub -system or equipment work package related reporting data.
·Analyse data, explain trends and highlight potential issues
·Develop reporting output from the project and work package risk registers.
·Manage the project Sharepoint Areas.
Key Words: Project planner, Scheduler, Data Analysis, MS, Sharepoint, SC, MOD