Vehicle Planning Manager - 33857

Jonathan Lee Recruitment
01 Sep 2017
13 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An opportunity has arisen for a Vehicle Planning Manager (Primavera P6) to provide support to a growing and busy department for a period of circa 8 months. Working with an international automotive market leader, the role is temporary and paying up to £540 ltd co, per day.

What you will be doing:

  • Acting as the champion of planning and schedule management within the portfolio of new product programmes and critical to the embedding and continual improvement of these practices to programme high-performance
  • Responsible for line-managing and providing programmes with capable, value-adding planning resources but also influencing programme and portfolio leadership to ensure the high-quality insight and intelligence generated from planning practices drives the right actions and decisions
  • Responsible for initiating planning within programmes at the start, ensuring the adoption of schedule management and organising adequate resource to support the programme throughout
  • Responsible for building and maintaining strong relationships with programme and portfolio leadership ensuring effective leverage of the operating model and the high-quality insights available
  • Responsible for capacity-managing, supporting and continually developing the team`s Schedulers, maintaining a well-regarded service to Programme Teams
  • Responsible for supporting portfolio leadership with cross-programme insight and analysis
  • Responsible for continuous improvement of schedule management processes and planning software (Primavera P6) both within and across the planning teams

Candidate profile:

  • Expert project planning / schedule management skills and extensive experience in associated Primavera P6 software
  • Strong stakeholder management skills

Please do not hesitate in applying for this position, if you have any questions about this role please contact Jessica Williams of Jonathan Lee Recruitment