PM Solutions is a global strategy execution consulting and training firm that provides executive leadership, PMO, project, and business leaders with the expertise and resources needed to achieve strategic outcomes, drive business performance, and increase operational efficiency.
We are growing and looking for an exceptional Project Scheduler for a long-term contract. Must be local to Atlanta.
RESPONSIBILITIES and REQUIREMENTS:
Partner with Program Manager and Project Team for new projects to develop and integrate the master schedule from high level WBS.
Report with status updates as project progresses. Much of the initial work will be with the engineering team.
Work with 5-6 business unit teams including: engineering, procurement, manufacturing production and configuration management.
Introduce and grow resource-loaded schedules and earned value management.
Create, manage, maintain and update schedules in a complex project environment.
Develop work breakdown structures; Critical Path Method (CPM) schedules; and resource, cost and budget plans.
Perform critical path analysis and develop timelines for completion of tasks, measuring the deliverable work packages of the project against the project plan.
Keep Project Managers informed of impacts to project schedule.
Responsible for communicating any schedule conflicts, resource constraints, and time constraints to the project team.
Works with staff from throughout the company as well as with Project Managers to develop detailed project plans (with all tasks, durations, etc.) from concept through completion for approved projects with all the interacting departments.
Utilize MS Project to manage projects and develop and socialize schedule reports.
Support the preparation of progress reports, standardized reporting procedures and the monitoring of overall project performance
Communicate and publish plans to appropriate involved individuals to ensure each person understands the overall scope of the project and when tasks are required to be begun and completed.
Resource-loading and earned-value management experience is nice to have, but the focus for this role is on scheduling.
Bachelor Degree required
If interested and qualified, please send resume and a short note on why you are a fit for this role. Qualified applicants will receive a response.
Bachelor Degree required
PMI-SP and / or PMP desired
Demonstrated experience with detailed and extensive Project Schedules using MS Project
PM Solutions is a project management solutions and consulting firm that helps PMO, project, and business leaders apply project and portfolio management process practices that drive performance and operational efficiency. Comprehensive offerings include PMO transformation, project portfolio management process improvement, program and project management resources, and corporate training and competen...cy development delivered through our training division, PM College®.
Founded in 1996 by J. Kent Crawford, PMP, the former president and chair of the Project Management Institute (PMI®), PM Solutions delivers expert project management solutions and services to help organizations and their people perform to maximum potential.