Programme Planner- Ms Projects- Higher Education

£443 per day | London | Contract

Posted 16 days ago


Programme Planner- Ms Projects- Higher Education

Programme Planner with strong skills in Ms Projects and programme planning best practice is urgently needed to support a higher education client within a critical transformation portfolio to provide programme planning expertise.

The Programme Planner will be responsible for defining, implementing and maintaining planning standards whilst supporting project managers and other stakeholders in the implementation of these. The Programme Planner will also be tasked with supporting the PMO Manager on developing a programme wide plan as a master project in Ms Projects including a number of sub projects.

Programme Planner- Ms Projects- Higher Education-Essential Experience

* Substantial experience of performing a Programme or Project Planning role.
* Extensive knowledge of project and programme planning best practice and approaches.
* Strong Ms Project capabilities including Ms Office, Ms PowerPoint and Ms Excel.
* Microsoft Project and Project Planning Expert.
* Excellent stakeholder engagement capabilities with the ability to interface with senior staff.
* The ability to achieve results through influence rather than directly controlled resources.
* Ability to anticipate and avoid potential strategic flaws and risks in plans.

Programme Planner- Ms Projects- Higher Education- Desirable Experience-

* Project Management or Planning Qualifications.
* Experience of delivering outcomes through programmes and projects.

Please note that this assignment is outside of IR35- 6 months

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.