Project Planner

Recruiter
Medicare First
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£40,000 per annum
Posted
05 Sep 2017
Closes
23 Oct 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
JOB TITLEProject Planner
ACCOUNTABLE TOHead of Change and Analysis
Job Summary
The successful candidate for this position will be responsible for maintaining Project plans / schedules and keep project resources on track; provide regular project updates to Programme Managers / Project Managers, and maintain contact with staff to monitor job progress.
The Project Planner works within the PMO Governance ensuring planning and tracking of time and costs for a project.
The nature of the business will require the person to be capable of working on a number of various size projects concurrently.
Key Responsibilities:
*Project time and cost tracking and analysis - the ability to enter time and cost data for each project and analyze compared to established budget
*Organization - the ability to understand and assist in the planning of tasks for new projects
*Data collection and analysis-the ability to organize data and analyze the data for current and future projects
*Communication - the ability to communicate clearly, effectively, and regularly with team members, client representatives, and Evergreen management
*Interpersonal - the ability to develop a good working relationship with each team member
*Operating within an agreed PRINCE2 based methodology to ensure successful delivery to both internal and external customers
*Reporting on all aspects of project performance e.g critical path, baseline progress / slippage on a weekly basis and feed into weekly project meetings.
*Developing, updating and managing project plans. Ensuring appropriate allocation of resource, setting of timescales and agreeing levels of client engagement, cross-project interdependencies
*Ensuring effective liaison and engagement on all project matters across functional team leaders and business managers
*Ensuring effective liaison with the client and provision to the client with all appropriate project material
*Maintain all appropriate logs, ensuring effective pro-active management of risks, issues and assumptions
Interfaces:
*Interfacing with all areas of the business to ensure that projects are satisfactorily delivered.
*Interfacing with the client and managing their expectations.
*Interfacing with 3rd party suppliers of products and services to be evaluated or used within a project or change.

Apply within remembering to attach your CV or contact Chris Bonner for more info;
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