Planners x2

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Job title Planners x2
Ref CBS9JP00004529
Location Sellafield
Region Cumbria
Company National Nuclear Laboratory
Salary 40.00-45.00 GBP per hour
Duration 12 Months
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Planners x2

Reference: CBS9JP00004529

Location: Sellafield Site (1 vacancy at Windscale and 1 at Central Lab, SL)

Salary: £40 - £45/hr Inside IR35

Job Type: Contract

Duration: 12 months

Contact details: Joanne Anders -

Capita Resourcing is the strategic resourcing business within Capita plc. We are the chosen provider of agency workers and permanent recruitment for the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) collaborative framework, across nuclear sites and offices UK wide.


Development; management and ownership of project schedule data to deliver successful project outcomes within time, cost and quality requirements, including reporting; utilisation monitoring, and production of periodic progress reports.


Support the local Senior Planner with the production of periodic management information (MI) utilisation / capacity / availability dashboard reports to inform senior Delivery Operations management meetings / reviews, and to inform strategic decision making exercises. Actively contribute to the continuous improvement of the functional quality and performance of the Project Management Authority and the Planning team.


Ensure compliance with all legislative, regulatory and Company procedures and standards e.g. safety, quality, risk and security etc. in the development of project plans.

Identify Customer & internal deliverables and develop detailed project plans during all project phases on behalf of the Project Manager (detailing resources & costs).

Establish appropriate work breakdown structures against data provided by the Project Manager, ensuring that deliverables, activities, and quantity tracking mechanisms are in place.

Liaise with sub‐contractors and Technical Leads, collate progress information and maintain and update the project plan.

Challenge updates where necessary to ensure robustness of information / feedback and therefore forecast plan.

Provide progress updates as required by the Project Manager in accordance with work instructions, advising on missed forecasted milestones and deliverables, and attend project progress meetings (as required).

Issue standardised performance reports highlighting any risks and opportunities, and key variances as appropriate, and advise on recovery options if project delivery performance is not hitting targets (Schedule/Deliverables/Cost).

Identify and track all changes or potential changes to the project baseline and subsequent underpinning of change control mechanisms.

Monitor critical path activities, and provide trend data (forecasts up to 3, 6 and 12 months look ahead); support to detailed cost and schedule reviews, and prompt and accurate information to the Project Manager.

Monitor works progress for variations / changes in project scope; understand any impacts on BCWS & project deliverables, and make any necessary updates (follow approval by the Project Manager) to project schedules as required.

Provide project outturns against baseline for LFE and knowledge management. KNOWLEDGE &


Experience of the full project lifecycle and planning multi-level projects in engineering environments with varying complexity

Demonstrable experience of successfully delivering programmes & plans for a variety of projects within complex / engineering / nuclear industry type environments

Good working knowledge and proficient in the use of Microsoft Project (or other professional project scheduling software packages).

Experience of utilising project collaboration software, e.g. Sharepoint, Project Webspace, etc

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