Project Planner

£45 - £52 per hour
11-07-2022 11:56 AM

Project Planner
Duration - 12 months
Start date - immediate
Hourly rate - £45.00 to £52.00 (Inside IR35)
SC clearance is an essential requirement

The Role
Astute are proudly partnered with a leading international; supplier of enrichment services and fuel cycles products for the civil nuclear industry, they serve utility customers who provide low carbon electricity through nuclear generation. As the Project Planner you will be responsible for the production of project schedules in line with company standards and procedures.

Roles & Responsibilities
As the Project Planner, you will be responsible for:

  • Running interactive planning sessions for the development of project schedules
  • Planning project activities as well as schedule development
  • Creating project schedules
  • Ensuring project schedules in Primavera P6 and Microsoft Project reflect milestones and activity timeframes from multiple contractors
  • Developing planning activities while ensuring integration of project requirements, deliverables and resources required throughout the project lifecycle
  • Contributing to the continuous improvement of policies and procedures

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Educated to a degree level in a relevant discipline
  • Proven experience using Primavera P6 and MS Project
  • Experience using PRA, @Risk or equivalent
  • Thorough knowledge of planning processes and good practice
  • A full understanding of Earned Value and scheduling techniques

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • 12 month contract
  • Competitive hourly rate

How to Apply
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02393910019 and ask to speak to Katie Law who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Become part of something great

A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!