Project Planner

We are requesting 2 Schedule Planners (in Technology & Data), to support us on several high profile and critical projects in our sub-programmes (including preparing schedules for quantified risk analysis). We would also like them to provide an overview on our maturity level in this space and suggest some steps we could make to improve.

Extensive knowledge of PPM Systems and Tools especially in regard to the Planning discipline.
Knowledge of the professional disciplines of programme and project management in the context of complex capital
projects with expertise in Planning.
Knowledge of different Commercial arrangements, NEC contractual obligations and their impact of project controls
management with an emphasis on Planning methodology.
Domain knowledge of the planning, design and construction activities undertaken across a number of TfL project areas.
Namely track, signalling, stations, civils or surface projects.
Awareness of safety issues in an operational environment.
Sound knowledge of relevant project planning software.

Experience of creating, adapting and monitoring planning in major projects managing to time, quality and budget.
Experience of dealing with a range of stakeholders at all levels across the organisation influencing improving process and guidance to support project delivery and reporting.
Experience using Primavera, Primavera Enterprise or similar project time scheduling software.
Experience of a complex operating environment including NEC contract management in a project delivery environment.
Experience building critical path schedules from knowledge and first principles, interviewing and leading workshops with project resources to understand progress and performance across a programme of critical path projects.
Experienced in defining and agreeing progress reporting approaches with contractors.