Programme Resource Planner - Gateshead

up to £25,000
Ref: 209 Date Posted: Friday 05 May 2023
Our client is an award-winning, market-leading group of companies covering a wide range of industry sectors.  Due to expansion, they are currently recruiting for a Programme/Resource Planner to join their team on a permanent basis.
This role presents a superb development opportunity as well as the chance to join a highly successful team.  It offers a competitive salary to £25,000pa plus great benefits.  Free onsite parking is available and the company benefits from good public transport links.
Based in Gateshead, this role will report to the Operations Director and will be responsible for all aspects of project and programme planning for a range of projects across the UK.  
The Role 
The Programme/Resource Planner will be able to work flexibly, adapting to changing business needs and will provide essential project support to the team.  
Main responsibilities will include: 
  • Project and programme planning 
  • Extensive use of MS Project
  • Programme workbook management 
  • Labour planning 
  • Project set up 
  • Programme review and alignment 
  • Cost reconciliation 
  • Documentation compliance 
About You 
The successful Programme/Resource Planner will be a self-starter with the ability to work on their own initiative as well as part of a team. You will have excellent communication skills with the ability to deliver reports and programme updates to senior management.  
Other requirements will include: 
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills, specifically MS Project, Outlook & Excel 
  • Brilliant organisational / time management skills 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience within an Engineering, Building Services or Construction environment would be beneficial but not essential 
Thank you for your application! 
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