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Scheduler

Location: Coventry, GB

POSTED DATE: 07/12/2017

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POSTING END DATE: 221/12/2017

ADVERTISED SALARY: £35,000 - £45,000

LOCATION: Gaydon, Warwickshire

 

An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world’s most iconic brands. Jaguar Land Rover is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.

 

WHAT TO EXPECT

The Global Purchasing Programmes and Operations, Planning & Control are currently transitioning from Excel based planning to an integrated schedule driven plan using high performance project management software.

 

As Project Management Scheduler you’ll be part of the Vehicle Planning team which is leading this transition. Taking a critical role at the heart of the team, you’ll use your expertise and knowledge for planning Purchasing activities within the programme, to meet the deliverables of the programme or department. Working with the scheduling and wider teams, you’ll need to understand immediate and wider programme activities and interactions to ensure the programme is on track and appropriate risks are highlighted where deviation is encountered

 

Within this role you’ll complete detailed scheduling to support Programme Management Operations by developing and managing governance to support the delivery of all international projects. You’ll be required to act as a central point of co-ordination and deliver a consistent approach across all areas of the team, taking data and reports and encompassing them into the departmental or functional plans. 

 

WHAT YOU’LL NEED

You’ll need strong schedule management skills including critical path analysis, risk management, change management, and network planning skills. Due to the nature of the role, it is essential that you are a competent user of Primavera P6 and MS Project Software.  As a skilled communicator, you’ll have strong stakeholder management skills which will enable you to be able to negotiate and embed the use of schedule management within a programme’s across multiple stakeholders across all levels of the business.

 

BENEFITS

Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and a performance-related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.

 

Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.


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