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Project Planner

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Work type: Full time permanent
Location: Australia - New South Wales - Sydney
Categories: Telecommunications

Visionstream provides telecommunications and ICT services across Australia and New Zealand, focused on design, construction, operations and maintenance for carriers, government, channel partners and enterprise industry segments.  With a heritage in design, construction and maintenance services, Visionstream is a trusted partner to leading telecommunication and ICT network providers, and industries who rely on mission-critical infrastructure. 

We are also proud to be part of Ventia, one Australia's largest services businesses providing comprehensive support and management services to clients across the resources, telecommunications, transport, energy, water, health and industrial sectors. Ventia is structured for growth across Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and New Caledonia. 

About the role

The Project Planner is responsible for creating and applying project controls to multiple program of work for the relevant portfolio of works within the Visionstream’s Wireless line of business.  The portfolio of programs is provided to Programme Managers, Project Director, National PMO Manager, Design Managers, National Construction Manager and other stakeholders clear visibility of forecast work in hand (risk and opportunities).

About you

The successful candidate must possess excellent organisation skills, an ability to prioritise and excellent communication skills. To be successful in this role you will require:

  • Bachelor of Construction Management/Engineering or equivalent
  • 5 - 7 years or more experience with project planning and scheduling applications skills in Primavera P6.
  • Experience with project planning and scheduling applications skills in Microsoft Project.
  • Experience with liaising with different stakeholders in different forums to perform data collection tasks (progress, resources information, slippages, etc.) for updating of the relevant program of work for the project in accordance to the agreed frequency.
  • Experience with conducting analysis against reported forecast dates and baseline schedule, risk, slippages and opportunities
  • Experience with working within a PMO team or similar providing the project team governance on program management as well as day to day support to the project team
  • Experience with the use of various planning and control techniques including but not limited to critical path analysis, resourced program, delay analysis, mitigation action planning and S-curves
  • Relevant experience in the Telecommunications industry is highly desirable
  • Advanced skills in Ms Excel and ability to produce reports to demonstrate program performance to project team and/or stakeholders
  • Experienced and skilled in interacting with different and multiple stakeholders in the project including client.
  • Experienced in managing and mentoring junior team members or project team members

What Visionstream can offer

You will be joining a team of experienced professionals in this specialised role and enjoy the benefits of working for a services business which is the largest of its kind in the country.

We celebrate and embrace diversity across our business - diversity in background, age, gender, skills, experience and thought. We believe in the value that diversity brings to our business and encourage applications from a diverse range of individuals.

Apply today to join an organisation that delivers innovative, safety-focussed and performance driven solutions that can provide genuine opportunities for growth and development of your career.

For further information regarding this position please contact Andy Lin

N.B. We respectfully request no agency approaches

Advertised: AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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