Programme Planner / Project Controller

Posted 20 September by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
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Programme Planner, Project Controller, Public Sector, Bristol, Transformation, Contract, Inside of IR35

Your new company
An exciting large profile organisation based in THE HAPPIEST CITY in the UK. They have undergone major digital change and transformation projects and are now in need of a seasoned, confident, reliable Programme Planner / Project Controller to work in the team delivering the clients Group Infrastructure Operations Delivery Portfolio.

Your new role
You will be responsible for portfolio planning, dependency and reporting quality assurance and processes, managing the regular planning cycle and associated reports and providing support to all plan owners (e.g. plan creation, milestones, Dependencies, scenario planning, baselining, etc).

You will establish/maintain critical path analysis, dependency analysis and milestone tracking to report strategically and generate MI. Key products include Portfolio plan on a page, milestone / dependency reports, governance forward look reports, dependency log and dependency map.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Provide evidence of experience of working as a Programme/Project Planner on large scale, complex IT and change Projects/Programme(s)
  • Provide evidence of experience of working as a Programme/Project Planner in a large-scale change programme within a Policy-Led environment, preferably within the Public Sector / Government
  • Provide evidence of expert proficiency in MS Project including dependency management and critical path tracking

Expert in Microsoft Project for planning, with a suitable qualification in Project and/or Programme Management, such as Prince II, Managing Successful Programmes, PMP or APMG would be an advantage.

What you'll get in return
A rewarding contract providing exposure to a government organisation undergoing digital change/transformation. Furthermore, a COMPETITIVE DAY RATE with a 3 MONTH INITIAL TERM.
Flexible working options available.

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