DESIblitz Job: Senior Production Planner

Senior Production Planner

Contract,Part Time Coseley, Dudley
£50000 - £60000/annum
02/11/2023
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NCP NETWORK LTD

My client based in Wolverhampton is looking for a Senior Production Planner 

Activities include: 

  • Working closely with the Projects Delivery Director, Product Delivery Director, Engineering Director and the Head of Functions on high level planning tasks, integrating various individual project schedules.  

  • Supporting Project Managers and Cost Engineers with planning related tasks and initiatives (e.g. assist in the creation of standardised rules of credit).  

  • Liaising with all the members of the project team to develop and instil an appreciation of planning issues/importance.  

  • Development and maintenance of reporting systems in order to meet project demands.  

  • Establishing planning standards across all the projects in the company portfolio.  

  • Carrying out an assessment of man-hours and associated costs, purchasing costs and expense costs on a monthly basis 

  • Production of timely and accurate internal reports/schedules.  

  • Oversee the work of Junior Project Planners and Project Planners, providing guidance as required.  

  • Assurance that EPS structure is inline with expectations 

  • Oversee maintenance of P6 EPS ensuring appropriate house-keeping of previous baseline and live schedule copies 

  • Establishment of project schedule, resources and budgets to agreed estimates and timescales 

  • Obtaining feedback from Budget Owners 

  • Completion of schedule updates on a monthly basis 

  • Analysis of project resource demands/availability 

  • Comparisons and performance measurement against previous forecasts 

  • Assessment of progress and subsequent reporting of project KPIs 

  • Identification and prioritisation of likely overspends 

  • Participation in Risk Management process and inclusion of mitigating action 

  • Assessment of committed and actual purchase costs/forecasts 
     
     

Key Skills/Experience 
 
 

  • HNC/HND in engineering or similar 

  • Able to demonstrate excellent knowledge of project scheduling, resourcing and costing 

  • Extensive experience in using Primavera P6 software essential, ideally with “superuser” experience 

  • Fully conversant in all aspects of Earned value Analysis and project cost controls 

  • Good understanding of project management principles and processes 

  • Comfortable leading a small team and contributing within a team 

  • Strong understanding of all project controls (including cost engineering, change control and risk management) 

  • Good spoken and written English 

The salary for this role is paying £50,000 to £60,000 

If you would like to be considered for this role, please let me know. 

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