Project Planner/Controller

Project Planner/Controller

Job Title: Project Planner/Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896303_1573817337
Contact Name: Damon Bates
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 15, 2019 11:28

Job Description

Do you have experience of working on Project's in an Engineering or Manufacturing environment and seeking an exciting new opportunity?

My client is a leading weapons manufacturer who operate in the Defence industry and are seeking Project Planners or Controllers to join their team.

Key Responsibilities

*Practicing, promoting and upholding the Company standard of planning and scheduling
*Analysing performance, determining variance and its respective causes
*Challenge project performance data and turn it into relevant, high quality and accurate reports
*Foster good working relationships with engineers and the broader community to be able to embed the company Project Control standards
*Facilitate and champion robust Risk and Opportunity management

Key Skills & Experiences

*Experience of working on projects in the Defence industry in an Engineering or Manufacturing environment
*Competent using Primavera P6 or a similar tool
*Use of Project performance tools such as Earned Value Management (EVM)
*Experience of bidding or bid co-ordination
*Experience in planning and industry standard planning techniques
*Experience in enterprise business management tools and advanced skills in Microsoft Excel
*Ability to analyse performance data and define root variance causes and impacts
*Demonstrable communication skills to all levels, capable of working in an integrated multi-functional team
*Pro-active team player who can inspire others

Project Planner/Controller
Competitive Salary + Benefits including Bonus, Paid Overtime, Flexible Working & More

Project Planning, Project Control, Defence, Aerospace, Weapons, Manufacturing, Weapon Systems, Engineering, Primavera P6, Project Management, Lean Manufacturing, APM, Prince2, EVM, Bidding

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an industry leading company, where you will be joining a dynamic and vibrant team with exposure to an array of projects in the defence industry. They offer a great benefits package with support to achieve recognised qualifications.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criterion will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to several high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.