Position: Project Planner
Salary: GBP32700 - GBP49100 per annum + annual bonus
Ref: 523186_1580485243
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 31/01/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Glasgow

Salary: £32,700 - £49,100 depending on skills and experience + excellent benefits + annual bonus

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full or Part Time | Flexible working patterns available

About the Department

SSE Renewables is the UK and Ireland's leading renewable energy company. Our aim is to be the largest and most efficient developer of onshore and offshore wind in the UK and Ireland. We drive new growth by identifying, developing, building and operating high quality assets in GB, Ireland and internationally. In order to contribute to a low carbon future we have committed to treble our current Renewables output by 2030.

What is the Role

This is an exciting opportunity to join the SSE Renewables Projects Services team to support the development and construction of a portfolio of Onshore Wind Capital Projects. As A Project Planner, you will provide planning and scheduling services for a portfolio of Onshore Wind development and construction projects using Primavera P6. Some of your main accountabilities will include;

-Produce Integrated Master Schedules with integration of Contractor programmes (Primavera P6).

-Identify critical path and ensure potential delays to critical activities are identified and mitigated.

-Provide Project Management with analysis of schedule delay impacts and mitigation strategies.

-Review programme submissions from EPC Contractors (Schedule Quality, Delay Events etc).

-Establish the Programme Baseline and monitor monthly performance and variance analysis.

-Run 'what-if' Planning/Programme scenarios.

What do I need?

Due to the nature of this role, we are looking for you to have the following;

-Considerable Project Planning experience, working with large, multi-contract Engineering and Construction projects, including building fully integrated complex activity networks.

-Proficiency in planning methods and Primavera P6.

-Commercial Awareness and knowledge of construction contracting structures (e.g. NEC3/4).

-Outstanding communication, presentation and stakeholder management skills.

-Qualified to degree level in either engineering or business, or the equivalent project experience.

-Knowledge and experience of project Risk Management.

-Experience of Energy projects, particularly in onshore or offshore Wind would be beneficial.

Our Benefits

Were committed to ensuring we offer our people a great place to work, with competitive salary, contributory pension plan and benefits package. Why not watch our short employee benefits video to see what else is on offer?

Next Steps

For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch with sse.

This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates.

Please be aware if you are successful, you'll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining SSE.

About SSE

We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Job Benefits:

annual bonus