IT Project Planner (Also known as Project Co-ordinator, Project Administrator)
Up to £28,000pa
Plymouth based ideally. There are other locations - Bristol or Cornwall so not a game-changer – Hybrid working following successful probation period will be available.
Are you the type of person who enjoys order, process and collaboration? Are you the ultimate completer- finisher?
We’re working with one of the region’s fastest growing IT companies and now they’re on the lookout for a talented Project Planner to continue their success.
This is not a traditional project role; it’s about planning and co-ordinating the sales function with technical deliver team to bridge the gap and ensure the projects are delivered efficiently on time and within budget.
What you’ll be doing
Work closely with technical team to plan and schedule all ongoing projects to successful completion
Take responsibility as project planner to track project deliverables, monitor progress and communicate status updates to customers.
Facilitate project meetings to focus teams on accountabilities and objectives
Responsible for the preparation of monthly management reporting packages regarding projects completed and in progress
Work with project teams to ensure documentation, supporting materials and project plans are updated and readily available for internal teams and senior leaders
Take an innovative, creative approach to planning projects and resource scheduling, keeping teams updated and ensuring an interactive and ongoing dialogue
Someone with a positive attitude and approach to business who also embody core values.
Authentic and can deliver exceptional customer service – in other words a real people person!
A natural relationship builder – someone who is great to talk too
Proven experience with project planning and scheduling
Experience of scheduling IT services projects
Lead by example approach to work, being hands-on and proactive
Strong client-facing and internal communication skills, with close attention to detail
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Excellent organisational and multitasking skills
Experience working with Microsoft Projects
A real bonus
PRINCE II or similar certification
An understanding of IT and experience in working in an IT business
25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays
Pension & life insurance
Company laptop and mobile phone (if necessary)
Company Car Salary Sacrifice Scheme
Free onsite parking
Regular social events
If this sounds of interest and you’ll like to learn more, give Toni a call on 01392 873813