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Project Planning Opportunities

Portsmouth, Hampshire
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
Job title: Project Planner Opportunities Location: Bristol, Portsmouth or Weymouth. We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements Salary: Competitive What you'll be doing: Producing and maintaining a portfolio of projects ensuring planning rules are followed. Working various stakeholders to produce detailed programmes, rolling up to level one and three programmes. Supporting the bid team with cost models and resource demands, running schedule risk analysis (SRA) using Primavera and advising on results Assisting with the development of reporting processes to ensure BAE planning best practice is maintained. Ensuring project change procedures are followed, produce scenario plans in line requirements. Preparing reports for all planning activity metrics, and providing analysis on all results with guidance/recommendations on required improvements Producing monthly budget and man-hour metrics Provide guidance and training to junior team members on the company planning toolset to ensure SQEP levels are maintained Your skills and experiences: Excellent coordination, and organisation skills highly beneficial Foundation Degree, or HNC/HND, or a certificate in planning, or equivalent qualification, or experience Understanding and or experience of Primavera 6 or similar toolset, or Microsoft Project for creating large, highly integrated, task-based schedules would be advantageous, not essential Experience of facilitating planning reviews or workshops to support the schedules in Primavera 6 and Microsoft Project would be advantageous but not essential An understanding of earned value management and how to manage SPI and CPI data is beneficial but not essential Benefits: You'll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You'll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts - you may also be eligible for an annual incentive. The Combat Systems Central Planning team: The team are currently working to help shape the delivery of projects to support a world-class Submarine capability. Our Submarines business has been safely delivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy for more than a century. We serve and protect those who serve and protect us. Attracting and retaining the sharpest minds is essential for a globally competitive UK Submarines Business. As a Project Planner, you will be supporting the Combat Systems Central Planning Team in creating and maintaining integrated master schedules in Primavera 6. This role will provide you with the opportunity to put your planning and scheduling expertise to use on large scale, complex engineering projects, increasing your experience and developing skills that will further enhance your career. Why BAE Systems? This is a place where you'll be able to make a real difference. You'll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you'll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals. We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments." Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation
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  • Job Reference: 705451824-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: BAE Systems
    BAE Systems
  • Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent