JOB DESCRIPTION / COMPETENCY STANDARD
Job Title : Planning & Project Controls Engineer
Location : DavyMarkham Ltd, Prince of Wales Road, Sheffield
Function / Department : Planning
Minimum Qualifications :
ONC / HNC / HND in related engineering discipline.
Time served / equivalent engineering experience.
Preferred Qualifications :
Engineering or business related degree.
Prince2 and / or APM accreditation.
The successful candidate must be able to create projects from a blank Primavera template and fully cost and resource load the schedule in accordance with the clients Invitation to Tender (ITT).
The candidate must also have a good working knowledge of risk management and be able to identify and track client impacts on the plan.
Ideally the successful candidate will have onsite experience and be able to influence others on good project planning techniques.
Multimillion pound project experience, with cost and resource planning, would be preferential.
Primavera experience essential, preferably trained to advanced level.
Working Knowledge of Microsoft Project, due to supplier submissions.
Knowledge of good Project Management techniques.
Knowledge of good Project Planning techniques.
Knowledge of good Cost Control practices.
Competent in Microsoft Office tools.
Good understanding of Microsoft Excel and formula functions.
Drive and adaptability.
Ability to listen and provide comments where appropriate.
Must be able to work in a team led environment.
Must be able to manage multiple projects.
Can communicate with all people at every level of the business.
Planning Team :
Provide a complete planning service to the projects to which the candidate is assigned.
Produce a cost and resource loaded plan, which fits the projects contractual budget.
Can produce S-Curves from exported Primavera data.
Can produce Earned Value Management indices.
Be comfortable and confident in producing client reports.
Can interpret and analyse data so that the outputs can be explained to others.
Business Duties :
Can extrapolate resources and roll up key resource such as Engineering,Procurement,Construction, and Project Controls for external reporting.
Can produce accurate forecasts, from the Primavera plan, for internal financial reporting purposes.
Can communicate good planning processes and techniques, as part of being a champion for a controlled and structured approach to project delivery.