Matchtech

Work Package Planner

Recruiter
Location
Fareham
Salary
£300 - £400 per day
Posted
28 Feb 2017
Closes
28 Mar 2017
Ref
EMP381510
Contact
Caleb Salero
Discipline
Electronic
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Key Responsibilities:

* Support the development and maintenance of fully resourced project plans and work breakdown structures to monitor and track progress for the successful delivery of the SOM Projects.
* Develop work packages, progress / chase action items and risks, plan and schedule meetings and general project administration.
* Support the risk identification, management and reporting process for the SOM projects.
* Support the monthly reporting cycle by ensuring that the information needed is available.
* Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders.
* Assist with the management of changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs.
* Support measurement of project performance using appropriate tools and techniques.
* Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation.
* Manage detailed engineering project schedule and actively progress tasks.

Key Skills:

* Educated and qualified in a suitable discipline such as project management, business, computer science, engineering, aerospace, physics or mathematics.
* Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies.
* Proven working experience planning in the information technology sector.
* Comprehensive working knowledge of Microsoft Project and in-depth understanding of principles of Activity Management.
* Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
* Strong interpersonal skills essential to the ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal.
* Self-motivated, with experience leading planning activities within small teams.
* Ability to work collaboratively across multiple discipline teams.
* Strong organisational and analytical skills, and excellent attention to detail.