Our client a central government department are currently looking for a Project Planner to join their team.
Day Rate - £400pd inside IR35 (umbrella rate)
Location - remote working
Contract until 31/3 - strong possibility of extension through until end of May
CVs 9am 23/2
Delivery & Leadership – Lead on planning activity and work with the project to support delivery of the business case benefits and outcomes. Support capability building and the use of best practice in planning and reporting. Provide expert advice for team members and project community.
Project Planning – Challenge and test project/programme assumptions to ensure that plans are realistic and achievable and in line with 7 Steps. Development of breakdown structures, quality criteria, product descriptions and monitoring strategy. Support the workstream leads and managers to identify options to optimise delivery through resource smoothing, resource levelling and rescheduling of activities.
Resources –Identify and build into plans for resource requirements for the project.
Project Performance & Controls – Set up, monitor and analyse information, reporting progress, slippage, dashboard maintenance, highlight reports and highlighting areas of risk and opportunity.
Governance – Develop and provide key reports and support effective governance and decision making in line with 7 Steps framework