Senior Planning Engineer

South London, London

Our Client an EPC Company are looking for a Senior Project Services Planning Engineer to join them on a Permanent basis in their offices in South West, London. The role will be offered with a negotiable salary and benefits package.

Job Overview;

As Senior Planning Engineer you'll be responsible for managing and delivering high quality project planning and reporting services and ensure the integrity and effectiveness of the various planning services

Job Purpose:

  • Create, maintain, review and administer Engineering. Procurement & Construction plans using Primavera P6
  • Produce detailed logic linked project plans in P6
  • Liaise with Project Engineers to gather progress and identify any schedule issues
  • Support integration of project plan with Client operational plans where applicable
  • Liaise with Clients and suppliers to identify key dates and correctly schedule the phases of engineering, procurement and implementation
  • Ensure that scheduling standards and processes are in order to support development of offshore wind projects and/or Oil and Gas Projects
  • Support the Project Engineers by ensuring cost reports are produced in an accurate and timely manner and in accordance with both company procedures and Client requirements
  • Manage all cost control activities and track performance against the contractual scope, cost, schedule, and financial objectives of the Project
  • Assist the Project Engineers by highlighting areas of concern in order to maximise cost control and improve margins
  • Prepare CTR's, Project Mails and Project Change Notices
  • Liaise with procurement and expediting team

Job requirements:

  • Ideally degree qualified preferably in Engineering, Business or related subject
  • Must have experience within a similar role and in the use of Primavera P6
  • Experience of the offshore wind industry or Oil and Gas industry
  • Must have the right to work in the UK

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