Senior Project Planner

Assignment Description:

  • Develop and maintain a project specific WBS according to corporate standard WBS methodology for each phase, that properly reflects the project scope, interfaces and execution methodology
  • Liaise with Estimating and/or Cost Disciplines in order to ensure proper alignment between Cost/Estimate and Schedule
  • Develop project schedules and set performance baselines according to corporate and project requirements
  • Build and run schedule risk models and provide schedule risk reports at relevant points in the project or sub-project (at a Decision Gate or as part of a Baseline Schedule Revision exercise for example)
  • Provide analysis and review of schedules supplied by contractor companies, internal corporate business units and/or alliance partners as appropriate
  • Monitor, control and report project status at regular intervals throughout the project lifecycle
  • Highlight potential schedule risks and/or opportunities and recommend mitigating or exploiting actions for each
  • Provide input to Finance or Asset as part of the business planning process as required
  • Perform schedule close-out activities according to corporate requirements
  • Set objectives and goals for his / her area of responsibility in order to contribute to achieving the objectives for the project to which they are assigned 
  • Any other Planning related activities as prescribed by the Project Manager(s), PCL or PSM

Qualifications Required:

  • An engineering qualification to degree level is desirable but not essential
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a similar senior/lead planning position (10 years if no engineering qualification is possessed)
  • Have an in-depth understanding of offshore development project execution methodology and the associated Decision Gate processes 
  • Be an advanced user of Industry Standard planning and scheduling software (Oracle Primavera, Safran etc)
  • Have experience of building and running risk models using Primavera Risk Analysis, Deltek Acumen or Safran Risk
  • Self-starter with a strong delivery focus, excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Should have a strong team ethic 
  • Be fully open to new ideas and methods of working
  • Strong and effective communication skills. Willing to receive/give constructive feedback.
  • Flexible and adaptable to handle changing priorities and new tasks
  • Open minded team player with ability to influence, share knowledge and interface with a wide range of teams / disciplines / strategic partners
  • Driving continuous improvement, using Lean methodology, towards providing a best in class planning service
  • Ability to recognize and solve problems, make decisions and drive progress 
  • Behavior in accordance with the Clients “SAFER” values

Duration: 01.04.2022 - 31.03.2025
Location: Stavanger

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Kari Marie Usken


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14 jan 2022