Connecting to LinkedIn...

Connecting to LinkedIn...


Work Package Planner

Job Title: Work Package Planner
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hampshire
Salary: £400 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Month (EXT)
REF: WPP01_1487784643
Contact Name: Alex Woodrow
Contact Email:
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Support the development and maintenance of fully resourced project plans and work breakdown structures to monitor and track progress for the successful delivery of the SOM Projects.
  • Develop work packages, progress / chase action items and risks, plan and schedule meetings and general project administration.
  • Support the risk identification, management and reporting process for the SOM projects.
  • Support the monthly reporting cycle by ensuring that the information needed is available.
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders.
  • Assist with the management of changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs.
  • Support measurement of project performance using appropriate tools and techniques.
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation.
  • Manage detailed engineering project schedule and actively progress tasks.
  • ***When submitting applicants please ensure answers to the following are provided*** - 1. Talk me through how you go about building a project schedule 2. What experience do you have using Microsoft Project and what are the limitations you have encountered 3. Have you linked multiple projects to ensure cross dependencies are effectively and efficiently managed (without the need to manually update links ongoing)

Key Skills

  • Educated and qualified in a suitable discipline such as project management, business, computer science, engineering, aerospace, physics or mathematics.
  • Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies.
  • Proven working experience planning in the information technology sector.
  • Comprehensive working knowledge of Microsoft Project and in-depth understanding of principles of Activity Management.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Strong interpersonal skills essential to the ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal.
  • Self-motivated, with experience leading planning activities within small teams.
  • Ability to work collaboratively across multiple discipline teams.
  • Strong organisational and analytical skills, and excellent attention to detail.

Social Stream

Latest News


What Does A Snap Election Mean For Recruitment?

2017-04-25 08:00:00 +0100

On Tuesday 18th April, Prime Minister Theresa May called a snap general election for 8th June, taking the nation by surprise. Rather than waiting until 2020, voters will now be casting their ballots in a matter of weeks. The hope for the government is that a Tory victory give the prime minister a strong mandate in parliament as Brexit negotiations begin. This sudden decision has been embraced by many in the recruitment industry due to the anticipated st...


Evolve or Die: The Importance of Being Agile

2017-04-19 18:00:00 +0100

In the high-speed world of IT, agility is essential if you want to stay on top. Over the last 20 years, Montash Managing Director Roy Dungworth has experienced many changes in the industry. But two things never change - the need for business agility and the importance of people. Roy shares his insights after two decades in the industry. The pace of the IT industry increases every year. The way people buy or consume information today is having an enormou...