Planner - Enhanced DV

  • Cheltenham
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Planner - Enhanced DV Cleared
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK + Remote working Clearance Type: Enhanced DV (west). This role does not support MoD DV. Day Rate: Up to £300 per day inside IR35 Duration: 12 Months
Searchability NS&D is proud to be supporting a world leader within National Security & Defence as they look to welcome a Planner into their team. Please only apply if you already hold Enhanced DV Clearance Skills and experience: A working knowledge and demonstrable experience in all or some of the following areas:
Project planning, scheduling, and monitoring experience using Primavera P6 at advanced level (formal and/or comparable experience)
Teamwork – ability to work cooperatively with others and provide coaching where needed
Excellent communication skills – develop strong and efficient communication channels with stakeholders and project teams.
Ability to adapt approach to individual situations and remain calm under pressure.
Customer Service – deliver a high level of customer service to external and internal customers.
Flexibility – Understand the needs and constraints of projects and be willing to flex around theseto ensure success.
A motivated individual who looks to exceed expectations and overcome challenges.
Demonstrate the ability to analyse information, breakdown large pieces of work into key tasks and activities to drive the planning process.
Advise and support on planning best practice.
Create, review, analyse, assure, and maintain Portfolio/ Programme/ Project schedules.
Identify and maintain dependencies across the delivery environment
Input to and review of management products.
Co-ordinate the schedule update process.
Lead and facilitate planning workshops and relevant training sessions.
Proactively identify and progress opportunities to add value to strategic and tactical decisionmaking.
Demonstrate an understanding of traditional and agile methodologies to advise on most appropriate planning practices.
Where necessary, support resource planning and utilisation analysis
Knowledge of NEC4 forms of contract management would be advantageous.
Ability to create/update project plans, schedules & costs using Primavera P6.
Ability to utilise earned value analysis to determine project performance
Manage stakeholders and relationships.
Generate reports on project performance and circulate to stakeholders
Ability to incorporate supplier plans or programmes to the master schedule and apply the planning governance or rules within the master schedule.
This is a business-critical position and we are looking to arrange interviews as soon as possible. To be considered please apply directly or contact me via email at