Project Scheduler

IT and Telecommunications

Job description

Our client in the Government Sector is seeking a Project Scheduler, to work on a technology project!

They're ideally looking for someone with advanced experience in MS Project and schedule management, who can ideally start immediately through until April 2020!

The responsibilities & accountabilities will include:

  • Experience in use of MS Project in a complex project environment
  • Be able to take a large amount of detailed information, analyse the information and pick up key information to put in to the schedule
  • Understand the scope of work and the inter-relationships between key tasks, milestones, and deliverables
  • Design and develop project schedule
  • Undertake the day-to-day management of project plans, including scheduling and resource assignment, and tracking of progress
  • Test information provided by the project team for logic, common sense and completeness by asking the right questions
  • Evaluate project schedule progress and performance and identify developing problem areas
  • Analyse critical path and constraints to determine effect of changes to schedule and recommend work-arounds
  • Conduct analysis to determine alternative courses of action or recovery on slipped schedules
  • Coordinate project-related information and record it in the appropriate system
  • Review and maintain project registers for risks/issues/dependencies relating to the schedule
  • Assist project team to develop and maintain periodic status reports to keep management informed on project progress
  • Reports on project contingency, and schedule risks and opportunities
  • SAP and Payrol experience would be highly adventageous
  • Work with the Project Manager and be pro-active

If this sounds like you, and for more information - hit 'APPLY' now! Or call Jo Allen on (04) 472 3313 quoting vacancy # 98564