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Project Scheduler - 18621

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Job Type: Permanent

Our Client based in Kent is currently looking for a Project Scheduler to join them on a full time permanent basis. The successful candidate will be required to facilitate Project Planning throughout the project to ensure an optimum schedule is maintained.


If you have experience of project management in a pharmaceutical environment please forward your CV.


The job role:

  • Facilitate generation of new project plans

  • To maintain all live plans through periodic review and update from Project Leaders

  • Gather progress information from Project Team members to allow progress to be monitored, and highlight issues/delays to the Program Leads

  • Ensure all planning changes are clearly documented and recorded

  • Provide performance measurement

  • To work with project leads to establish, develop and maintain individual plans to track actions, maintain dependencies and identify resource requirements

  • To work with project leads to identify potential and actual risks to the success of individual plans

  • To work with project leads to facilitate the resolution of resource or priority conflicts in a constructive and challenging fashion ensuring a pragmatic balance between control and timely delivery and quality

  • To report to the program leadership team on progress against individual plans, identifying resource issues and escalating risk issues for resolution.

  • To consolidate the individual project plans into one or more program plans identifying key program milestones, resource needs, issues and risks


Key attributes/Skills/education

  • Proven ability to apply sound logic when translating information into a logical sequence of events which require fully linked dependencies

  • Good organisational skills, including the ability to organise the work of a team to meet agreed deadlines; ability to work independently or as part of a team, to agreed deadlines

  • Strong analytical and reporting skills

  • Excellent computer literate in Microsoft packages especially MS Project, Project Server (EPM) to plan timelines and track resource time against tasks – essential

  • Experience in producing reports for presentation to management through MS Project, Excel and Powerpoint.

  • The job holder is responsible for maintaining cGxP and H&S knowledge applicable to the job.

  • Experience of Planning and Scheduling in complex design and development programs and to be able to understand and work with technical and skill-diverse teams.


To apply, please email apply@reactrecruitment.co.uk

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