P6 Planner

Vital Human Resources
300.00 - 320.00 GBP Daily + GBP300 - GBP320/day
03 May 2019
31 May 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Job Title: P6 Planner

Location: Birmingham

Rate: GBP320/day

Duration: 12 month rolling contract

Our client is the backbone of Britain's transport network and they are working on one of the largest infrastructure projects of its time. They are looking for an Assistant Project Manager and the role will be based in Birmingham.

Job Summary: My client is currently looking for a planner - NBP to manage the evaluation of project time for the project and correlate cost and risk assessment, manage project planning systems, policies and standards and ensure compliance of planning activities across individual projects to support the successful delivery of the project.


1. Manage the integrated P6 programme meeting the internal / external reporting timelines.

2. Correlate schedule, cost and risk assessment through integrated solutions to influence critical path analysis thus providing robust/quality plans for decision making.

3. Lead in what-if scenario planning providing integrated solutions to programme/project conflicts and recoveries.

4. Manage and monitor processes to integrate scheduling from across all projects within the area of work.

5. Work closely with Project Managers to maintain programme schedules, and manage the interface between schedules.

6. Support Professional Service Consultant's requirements working with the Project Controls Manager. Lead the evaluation of consultant interface reporting including earned value management performance.

7. Collaborate with project delivery teams and external stakeholders (including suppliers, regulatory bodies, and the Department for Transport) where necessary to integrate all time, cost and quality information to support the monitoring of project performance.

8. Capture and communicate best practice project planning policy, processes and procedures across the business to drive continuous improvement, and provide specialist advice where required.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

?? Right to work in the UK without sponsorship

?? Proven skills in producing and reviewing programmes in P6.

?? Qualified planning professional, with a strong track record of achievement in planning and project management relating to railway projects.

?? Experience of planning within large, complex projects.

?? Proven capability of developing and maintaining a programme, and a track record of effectively communicating the programme to senior management.

?? Demonstrate effective communication skills to engage, promote and influence across a broad range of stakeholders including the Executive, and internal and external stakeholders.

To apply for this position contact Nathan Kemp by emailing your C.V to n a t h a n . k e m p

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