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Senior Planning Engineer

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    Mark Clinch

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    0161 546 8029

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    3 months ago

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Project Controls Planning Expert

Join our dynamic team as we embark on innovative projects that define the future! We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated individual to fill the role of Project Controls Planning Expert. If you are passionate about delivering top-notch planning solutions, collaborating in a vibrant team environment, and contributing to the success of groundbreaking projects, then this opportunity is for you.

Key Accountabilities:

- Provide unparalleled planning expertise to internal customers within the projects supported.

- Implement cutting-edge planning processes, policies, and procedures within the projects.

- Produce planning and Earned Value (EV) deliverables in alignment with the agreed business rhythm.

- Deliver long-range operational integrated Programme Planning activities.

- Support the Business Management Manager with emergent projects directed by the Business Controller.

- Develop and maintain relationships with key project stakeholders.

- Uphold and promote high personal standards in environment, safety, health, security, and quality as an exemplary team player.

Key Responsibilities:

- Deliver Project Controls Planning and EV Management expertise and analysis for projects, ensuring accurate and timely schedule forecast information for informed decision-making.

- Ensure the quality of EV variance analysis for schedule performance (SPI).

- Support the development and continuous improvement of end-to-end Planning processes and the production and maintenance of associated policies, procedures, and guidelines.

- Assist in delivering Planning tools and Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS), templates, and training to internal customers.

- Review project Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and suggest changes to the Project’s Control Manager.

- Provide Planning resources for peer reviews as appropriate.


- Solid planning experience/background is essential.

- Proficiency in Primavera P6 - Enterprise Project Portfolio Management.

- Experience within the defense or aviation industry is highly desirable.

- Proven analysis of existing plans within the space.

- Presentation experience, especially in executive/customer-facing positions.

- Knowledge of government work would be advantageous.

- Strong stakeholder relationship and communication skills.

- Membership in a professional body would be a plus, but experience is more crucial.

Elevate your career with us and be part of a team that thrives on innovation, collaboration, and excellence. Apply now to be at the forefront of shaping the future!