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Project Planning and Scheduling Engineer

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Project Planning and Scheduling Engineer

Posted 15 May 2024
Salary Up to £31 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Professional Services
Contact NameLucy Wheeler

Job description

Order Ref: 39596

Position Title: Project Planner

Duration: 10 Month Rolling Contract

Location: Gaydon

Division: Product Engineering

Position Description:

  • Using data analytics, understand the latest status of the production release (P-Release) and pinpoint areas of concern for further investigation
  • Coordinate daily reviews with members of the programme and units to establish improvement activity to reduce lead times
  • Work with Procurement teams and Engineers to get improved delivery plans from suppliers
  • Identify alternative procurement routes / part pedigree where necessary
  • Managing communications with stakeholders via the daily report out
  • Ensure the issue management system is being updated, prioritised and escalated where appropriate
  • Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested
  • Supporting the team in removing impediments
  • Enabling team to deliver business objectives

Skills Required:

  • Experience of Programme delivery with milestone and gateways
  • Automotive experience
  • Metric Development

Experience Required:

  • Automotive or relevant supply chain experience