Project Scheduler

Job Category:
Project Manager
Job Type:
Contract
Level of IT Experience:
1-5 Years
Area:
Cork
Location:
Unspecified
Salary Description:
Not Disclosed
Posted:
14/02/2020
Recruiter:
Aspira Ltd
Job Ref:
Scheduler

Aspira are currently seeking an experienced Project Scheduler for a 12+ months’ contract in Cork.

Role

The Project Scheduler is responsible for the implementation of the scheduling methodology throughout the lifecycle of a project – from feasibility planning and execution scheduling to performance control.

Responsibilities

 Development of Project Schedules: analysis and synthesis of information from Project Team and external sources into integrated schedules.

•  Qualitative analysis of project schedules to ensure Critical Path integrity.

•  Analysis of critical path and constraints. Work with teams to refine schedules, identify and suggest options, test "what-if" scenarios.

•  Analysis and direction on estimated duration of scheduled tasks using best practice tools and techniques (analogous estimating, parametric estimating, reserve analysis, PERT).

•  Schedule Risk Assessment and Monte Carlo Analysis and generation of corresponding reports.

•  Validation of optimized, agreed schedules against the overall project objectives.

•  Evaluation of project schedule progress and performance, monitoring of project milestones and critical tasks.

•  Identification of developing schedule problem areas with proactive troubleshooting of schedule issues. 

•  Maintenance of schedule change management process.

•  Provision of targeted schedule reports for coordination and schedule performance tracking purposes, development and design of custom reports - reporting the right information to the right stakeholder at the right time.

•  Resource loading of schedules to support project resource management requirements.

•  Facilitation of Interactive Planning sessions.

•  Assistance provided to the project manager in managing the project from a time perspective.

•  Continuous evaluation and improvement of scheduling methodology and tools.

Requirements

•  Third Level Degree, preferably in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering.

•  Proficiency in a scheduling tool (MS Project or Primavera).

•  Demonstrate levels of theoretical knowledge with practical application of planning & scheduling with a minimum of 2 years’ experience in a project leader role.

•  Working knowledge of Quality Management Standards.

•  Project Management skills.

Skills:

project scheduler, MS Project, Primavera, scheduling tools

Contact Details:
Aspira Ltd
Tel: 021 2352550
Contact: Noreen Quinn

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