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We are now recruiting for a Senior Planner to work on a long term contract basis for our client, a leading EPC contractor within the offshore oil & gas sector, based in SW London.  

Job Specification/Responsibilities: 

- Ensure the development of the project schedule according to the commercial needs. Verify feasibility and criticality

- Ensure the implementation of the Planning and Progress Control System required by the contract complexity, duration, compliance with the Project Breakdown Structure, Company Standards and Contract specifications

- Interface and coordinate with other Company Functions or Discipline Leaders/Supervisors and Managers to build up activities, assign milestones and constraints by issuing the logic network.

- Prepare all the reference baseline documents, and ensure that the projects planning and scheduling requirements are properly and clearly communicated to those functionally responsible for executing the work

- Issue all the relevant reporting.

- Issue the Planning & Scheduling Procedure, Progress Measurement Procedure and Risk Management Plan for the Project.

- Ensure the effectiveness of the Planning and Progress Control System, monitoring the progress measurement system and ensuring the proper information flow, progress status and completion forecast are assessed and reported for Engineering, Procurement, Fabrication, Construction and Commissioning phases. 

- Update all Project Schedules, collecting actual data, evaluating forecast dates and monitoring any progress and productivity Deviation compared with the baseline schedule, including the corrective actions taken by the PM.

- Create and maintain the 90 days look-ahead schedule, weekly, monthly. Isolate any adverse trend and warn the PM on time to take corrective actions, issue weekly and monthly project reports (internal and for the Client).

- Assist the Project Control Manager in the Project Status Report preparation.

- Participate in the coordination meetings (internal or with the Client whenever opportune).

- Support the Project during the contract changes/claims process providing the time impact analysis.

- Support the Project Control Manager in the preparation of the Project close-out Report and the schedule and productivity feed-back data to Project Control and Commercial Department.

Skills/qualifications required:

Candidates must have 10+ years experience in a similar role within the offshore oil & gas sector.  


Start date: ASAP

Location: SW London

Rate: Negotiable - please contact us for details

Contract duration: Ongoing


All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. 


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