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30 Apr 2024

About the Role

Project Planner and Scheduler
Inchinnan
Permanent

Our Vacancy

We are recruiting for a Project Planner and Scheduler to join our team in Inchinnan on a full-time, permanent basis. As the Project Planner and Scheduler you will be responsible for ensuring best practices are applied across all projects, with a high level of detail, accuracy, precision, consistency and auditability to enhance projects status visibility and enable pro-active management for strategically important international projects.

What you’ll be doing

  • Develop, maintain and manage the Planning system for projects
  • In conjunction with Project Team and supporting departments, develop work, cost and operational structures and define baseline schedules
  • Establish, manage and update fully resourced schedule for assigned projects
  • Establish, manage and update ERP work order structure for assigned projects ensuring global work order standards are met
  • Ensure all Changes and Variations are captured in the schedule and the impact evaluated, proposing alternative/corrective solutions
  • Liaise with Clients and Subcontractors or Vendors to ensure full compliance and control of the overall integrated project schedule
  • Develop, maintain and manage Projects specific planning, scheduling, reporting processes and procedures, ensuring their application
  • Prepare regular internal and external project reports for management
  • Provide manpower analysis and trends for forecasting, assessing resources availability
  • Prepare short and long-term resource allocation plans based on input from all key players and team members
  • Measure, control and report project progress highlighting any issues or areas of concern.

What we’re looking for

Experience

  • Previous Planning / Scheduling
  • Proficient user of Primavera P6 and MS-Project
  • Risk analysis
  • Progress measurement
  • Experience in Oil & Gas, Defence, heavy engineer industry, manufacturing, diving/subsea preferred, on-shore and off-shore (Project Planner, Planning Engineer, Project Controller).

Qualifications and Knowledge

  • Degree (Business Administration/Finance/Engineering) is desirable
  • Understanding of ERP processes
  • APM or PMI Certification is an advantage
  • Good knowledge of excel; configuration of ERPs (Glovia, SAP, JD Edwards) in a project environment is an advantage
  • Would hold or be able to obtain SC level clearance.

Perks of working at JFD Global

We offer a number of fantastic benefits including Group Personal Pension Scheme, life assurance, private medical insurance, hybrid working and half-day Fridays every week!

Ready for the challenge? Apply now and be part of our journey! 🚀

About Us

JFD is the world leading underwater capability provider, serving the commercial and defence markets with innovative diving, submarine and hyperbaric rescue, technical solutions and services. Operating worldwide, the company is the world’s leading provider of submarine rescue capability and an established provider of submarine escape training.

We are One James Fisher (youtube.com)

James Fisher & Sons are committed to taking positive action on diversity and we strongly encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds and as a Disability Confident employer we are committed to offer an interview to disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria for the role.

JFD is proud to be part of James Fisher and Sons plc, who has partnered with the Career Transition Partnership, the official provider of Armed Forces resettlement for over 20 years.

 

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