Senior Project Planner

Company: Thales
Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Key Software: Open Plan, Primavera P6

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Key Responsibilities
  • Develop and maintain accurate project schedules on Primavera, including the performance measurement baseline (PMB) as well as update and monitor progress
  • Conduct planning activities, assess and advise on risks, impacts which could impact the achievability of the project schedules
  • Share programme progress insights, monitor variance on key milestones/data and offer valuable commentary and recovery strategies
  • Preparation and provision of Earned Value Management reports and variance analysis
  • Contribute towards a cooperative and productive working relationship with our team and with the teams local customers
Required Experience
  • Degree qualified ideally in business or engineering with similar experience as a project planner/scheduler
  • Experienced using project planning tools (either Primavera or Open Plan)
  • Experienced using EVM tools like Cobra will be highly regarded together with the ability to demonstrate a strong working knowledge of the project management lifestyle
  • The ability to multi task and priorities your work and you are also well versed at working with a variety of key stakeholders at different levels across a complex organisation