Edward Carter Solutions have an exciting opportunity for a Project Planner/ Programme Planner looking for a 6 month contract (+ extensions) with a high profile client based in the South of England.
Successful applicants will be required to act
as a Central Project Planner focusing on key issues of project & portfolio delivery, including: planning, reporting, user training, resourcing and financial tracking.
Project Planners looking to apply for this role will have the following
? Producing SAP portfolio reports to measure and monitor progress and ensure that deliverables are achieved, within baseline budget and quality targets
? Providing training and guidance to internal SAP users to ensure
that PPM tools are used efficiently and on time for month end.
? Ensuring project governance processes are adhered to
? Developing and maintaining Project Management Plans, including resource and communication plans for multiple programme work
? Managing the WBS and ensuring actions are completed and communicated to project team (20+ members)
? Developing and maintaining detailed activity-based project plans and resource requirements using MS Project and other SAP based
applications as appropriate.
? Preparing and maintaining cost budgets for the Portfolio work stream. Monitoring of work stream expenditure and reporting against budget including explanations for any variances.
? Effective management of
dependency plans and impacts across multiple programme work streams
? Ensuring project risks, issues, progress against plan, project and technical Change Request?s are appropriately recorded, updated weekly and escalated where appropriate
experience is beneficial but by no means essential
Suitable candidates will have strong Microsoft Project Experience.
Project Planners looking to apply for this role should send CV’s to email@example.com or call 01268 751 261
for more information.