IT Project Planner

Location : Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Job Ref : AL299
Consultant : Alex Lyons
Sector : IT, Internet
Salary : Market related

Description

IT Project Planner

Location: Portsmouth

Salary: Competitive Salary

Overview: 

First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Project Planner on behalf of one of our clients.

Working as a Project Planner, it will be your responsibility to ensure all projects run efficiently to time and on budget.

Our client encourages applications from ex-military personnel however all candidates will be given due consideration.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the technical team to plan and schedule all ongoing projects to successful completion.
  • Take responsibility as Project Planner to track project deliverables, monitor progress and communicate status updates to customers.
  • Facilitate project meetings to focus teams on accountabilities and objectives.
  • Responsible for the preparation of monthly management reporting packages regarding projects completed and in progress.
  • Work with project teams to ensure documentation, supporting materials and project plans are updated and readily available for internal teams and senior leaders.
  • Take an innovative, creative approach to planning projects and resource scheduling, keeping teams updated and ensuring an interactive and ongoing dialogue.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Proven experience with project planning and scheduling.
  • Experience of scheduling IT services projects for clients being charged a fee for the project.
  • Lead by example approach to work, being hands-on and proactive.
  • Strong client-facing and internal communication skills, with close attention to detail.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent organisational and multitasking skills.

Desirable:

  • PRINCE II or similar certification.
  • An understanding of IT and experience in working in an IT business.

Location: Portsmouth

Salary: Competitive Salary
 

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