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Munich, Germany - Negotiable (DOE) Permanent Posted: Saturday, 12 January 2019

A global consulting firm II am working with are currently looking for a Planner to join them on a permanent basis at their site in Germany.

Main Responsibilities include:

  • Planning Engineer for consulting projects
  • Establish and manage effectively a planning and progress control system
  • Supports the Project Manager's decision-making process and allow him to complete the project according to the internal baselines and in compliance with the contractual dates and requirements
  • Ensures that any deviation from plan is promptly spotted and analysed, final time impact is estimated and the effect of corrective actions taken is monitored;
  • Writes job specific procedures and guidelines
  • Develops plans and schedules with assigned project manager and/or(lead) project engineers to meet project objectives for project(s) through all the life cycles
  • Provides resource loaded planning and project schedules for various types of projects
  • Prepares, issues and updates the project schedules including narratives;
  • Timely updating of all detailed project schedules based on structured project information gathering
  • Highlight planning and schedule related problem areas and recommending on remedial actions
  • Evaluates critical paths in the project schedules and recommending on alternative schedule options
  • Resolves planning and schedule problems during project front and loading and execution
  • Participates in risk, opportunity and lessons Iearnt workshops
  • Executes probabilistic analysis of completion dates and potential alternatives
  • Performs value of work done calculations based on physical progress measurements as input for the cost forecasting and controls engineer

Minimum Requirements:

  • You have successfully completed your studies at a Technical University or an University of Applied Sciences as M.Sc. or B.Sc.
  • Minimum 5 years experience in Project Management
  • Fluent in German and English
  • You are used to work flexibly, independently and reliably in a team and you are mobile to work in international projects abroad
  • Willingness to travel frequently
    • PM Method skills:
      • Expertise in project management preferable for projects run by IOC
      • Experience in execution of EPC 8. PMC projects in an international environment
      • Ability to break down complex data sets into simplified structures
      • Able to develop client specific reports based on the generic project (specific) data
      • In depth hands on experiences regarding project reporting
      • Preferable certification of lPMA/PMI or PRINCE2
    • Soft Skills:
      • Able to guide less experienced planning engineer
      • Create a schedule awareness atmosphere among all project participants
      • Good understanding of logical construction sequences
      • Working in highly dynamic environment
      • Overcome cultural differences depending on project location
    • Software:
      • ©Risk. Primavera Risk Analyzer, able to judge the process and results of the probabilistic analysis regarding risk and opportunity management
      • Oracle Primavera: in depth knowledge regarding Primavera P6, able to tailor P6 to project and client specific requirements
      • Microsoft Project: in depth knowledge regarding MS Project including the awareness of the calculation differences and results between MS Project and Primavera
      • Microsoft Access/VBA/SharePoint: For data crunching knowledge in the field of SQL databases as in MS Access or SharePoint in combination with Excel and VBA would be preferable

If you are interested in this role or know anyone who might be please forward your most up date CV and I will be in touch shortly to discuss further. Alternatively please give me a call to find out more.

*As always referrals are much appreciated*

Vivid Resourcing are committed to equality of opportunity for all applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships or any other characteristic protected by law.

Munich, Germany
Negotiable (DOE)
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Jack Phillips 
12/01/2019 15:23:36

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