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Project Coordinator - Strategy & Planning

Project Coordinator - Strategy & Planning

Job Title: Project Coordinator - Strategy & Planning
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Australia, Melbourne
Industry: Engineering
Reference: 3322270
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Job Published: September 04, 2021

Job Description

Project Coordinator – Strategy and Planning

Location: Northern Suburbs of Melbourne
Duration: 4 Months (Possible extension)
Salary: $50-65/Per Hour dependent on experience
Start: ASAP

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Project Scheduler/Planner to join a leading manufacturing business, working on a highly interesting project and be in charge of cost and schedule management. The position will be based in the Northern Suburbs of Melbourne and is on a contract basis. 
Main responsibilities:
  • Responsible for managing the coordination and status reporting of project-oriented work efforts.
  • Review, update and implement project plans to ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, adhere to high quality standards and meet customer expectations.
  • May assist business owners with identifying requirements.
  • Monitors work efforts on a daily basis, assist with identifying resource needs, performing quality reviews and escalates functional, quality, timeline issues appropriately.
  • Responsible for tracking costs, key project milestones and adjusting project plans and/or resources to meet the needs of customers.
  • Coordinates communication with area that impacts the scope, budget, risk and resources of the work effort.
  • Designs, implements, evaluates and audits project management processes and templates
  • Other duties as assigned, especially in the project controls scope of work. 
The successful candidate will have;
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a project scheduling or planning role within an engineering, manufacturing or pharmaceutical environment.
  • Experience in conducting project cost analysis, project planning/scheduling, EVM, contracts and risk management.  
  • A high proficiency in Primavera P6 & MS project.
  • The ability to work well autonomously with a high attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and project reporting skills.
  • Degree or similar in engineering or related subject.
Benefits of this role;
  • Work with a world class business on high profile projects.
  • Excellent long-term opportunity.
  • Work within a highly skilled team.
  • Excellent remuneration.
Design & Build specializes in recruitment for the Construction, Manufacturing, Engineering & Property industries on a national basis. Design & Build prides itself on only hiring recruitment specialists, finding the right people for the right jobs and doing the right thing by both job seekers and employers alike.
For any questions relating to this role please contact Chris on 0412 747 198 / or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential.

Thanks for your consideration.