As Project Planning Manager, you will be the interface between the engineering department and the project managers and instrumental for the success of the projects in our product group.
You will cover the full range of activities associated with planning and scheduling.Do you combine business acumen and well-
developed project management and organizational skills with the ability to analyze processes and ensure efficient execution? Join us!
Analyze project requirements together with stakeholders in Engineering and Project Management, draw up feasible schedules, and implement integrated scheduling process along project chain
Maintain close dialogue with Project Managers with regard to resource planning and reporting of projected and actual workload
Monitor progress of projects, analyze and evaluate critical paths, define appropriate action plans in case of deviations, and ensure effective implementation
Identify and assess priority and impact of project risks (e.g., relating to schedule) and develop mitigation strategies with Project Managers
Issue progress reports and program updates on a regular basis and as requested by customers and stakeholders
Effectively communicate appropriate information to customers and stakeholders in a timely manner and to achieve desired understanding
Contribute to the development of the ToolSuite and its implementation (training, user support, localize templates)
Perform regular monthly project administrative tasks
Participate in project reviews, compute reports and update all assigned data.
Vocational qualifications in a technical or commercial field or Bachelor degree
Work experience in a technical / engineering environment
2 years of experience in a similar role
Proficiency in the use of SAP, MS Project and MS Office (proficiency in the use of Primavera is considered as an asset)
Professional level in English and German, other languages as an asset
Positive mindset and able to work under pressure
Very good analytical skills and the ability to work in a highly structured and organized manner
Team spirit and well-developed communication skills as well as the ability to work within an interdisciplinary environment.