Senior Project Planner

Job details

Job reference nr.:LS-125617
Job category:Drilling & Well Services, Engineering & Project Controls
Type of work:Contract
Start date:December 1, 2021
Job duration:> 1 year
Schedule:Monday to Friday
Job location:Norway

Short summary

Atlas Professionals Stavanger have an opening for aSenior Project Planner to work in Norway. Interested in this position, please apply via our website. 

Job description

The role as Planner consists of establishing, maintaining, analysing and reporting project schedules. The planner will be responsible for ensuring that the planning function, processes, and products are in line with corporate requirements. The planner will seek to ensure that each of the project schedules are integrated across all work scopes and disciplines.
Key success factors:

  • Preparation of the Master Control Schedule (MCS)
  • Timely delivery of the monthly schedule updates against the MCS
  • Alignment between schedule and change control
  • Building excellent working relationships within the team
Project Plan Management:
  • Independently develop and manage detailed project schedules, in line with corporate requirements (example: schedules for studies, critical paths, Work Breakdown Structures, resource loading etc), by using Primavera P6 planning tool
  • Organise and chair project planning meetings with contractors and internal departments involved in the planning process
  • Work closely with the rest of the team and ensure that project schedules are suitably prepared for Cost & Schedule Risk Analysis
  • Integrate and challenge contractors’ schedules and progress

Project Reporting:
  • Develop KPI’s related to schedule and how to monitor these
  • Preparation and publication of project schedules within the document management system
  • Analyse and report progress, deviations to management and proactively highlight issues / risks and propose mitigations
  • Define baseline plans and compare progress achieved
  • Verify and document any schedule changes

Standardization, Compliance and Simplification:
  • Ensure compliance to corporate and regulatory requirements related to planning and scheduling
  • Proactively propose ways for how to simplify and strengthen planning processes, systems & tools and propose improvements / changes to companies standards.
  • Proactively seek benchmarking data and report key findings related to matters which confirms the current approach or needs for adjustments

Job requirements

  • Able to draw on broad knowledge of Norwegian field developments and regulatory requirements
  • Understand engineering from concept to detailed design and execution
  • Multitask and work on multiple projects, and priorities work thereafter
  • Communicate at multiple levels and disciplines within and outside the team
  • Ideally offshore construction and offshore brownfield experience
  • Integrated planning experience
  • Hands-on experience with Primavera P6
  • Solid analytical basis, accuracy, and attention to detail
  • Independent, proactive and collaborative
  • Open to challenge and prepared to challenge others in a positive manner
  • Degree level in Engineering discipline or similar
  • 5+ years’ experience in establishing & operating project planning within engineering and construction field (preferably the oil & gas industry)
  • Experience of offshore modifications to existing platforms and subsea installation
  • Certification within Primavera P6 in a benefit

More info

Should you be interested in this position, please send your application via the apply button. For more information please contact the below mentioned vacancy contact stating the Job Reference Number mentioned above.