Schedule Management Lead

Sutton Coldfield
£37,527 (+ excellent pension & benefits)
31 May 2017
25 Jun 2017
Schedule Management Lead £37,527 ( excellent pension, training, development & benefits) 37 per week Permanent Andover, SP11 8HJ / Sutton Coldfield, B75 7RL / Huntingdon, PE28 2EA Ref: 1542245 Join the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) and have a future that matters: Be proud; Be challenged; Be unique. Be at the epicentre of capital investment and renewal for the UK's extensive and varied defence infrastructure. With approximately £1bn a year of capital spend across the nation and the world, the Programme and Project Delivery (PPD) portion of the Defence Infrastructure Organisation offers a challenging and rewarding career in infrastructure delivery. PPD is currently undergoing an extensive change programme to introduce the latest investment and portfolio management practices. This is an exciting and rare opportunity to bring your enthusiasm and dedication to the centre of PPD - we will build on your past experiences and skills by providing extensive training of the specialist knowledge you need. If you have a hunger to learn and the drive to develop your career in a challenging and stimulating environment - this could be the opportunity for you. We are looking for a Schedule Management Lead to provide specialist hands-on support in scheduling for priority programme and projects. You will play a proactive role in knowledge management to promote best practice of programme and project management methods, standards and implementation. Working with the Head of the team, the role will prioritise functional resource input across a range of services and will bring expertise in schedule advice, assurance, Quantitative Schedule Risk Analysis and resource management. Role responsibilities will include: - Leadership and Management of the Schedule management function - Support the delivery teams, including Programme and Project scheduling - Providing expert advice to Head of Delivery and Portfolio Managers - Development of standards and guidance on scheduling If you are interested in learning more about the responsibilities of this role please follow the link to apply through Civil Service Jobs for further information and details of how to apply. Some of the benefits to working for DIO include: - Professional and Personal Development of skills - Extensive skills and knowledge training throughout first year - Flexi-time scheme upon completion of 6 months service - Alternative working practices - 25 days paid annual leave rising (1 day per year) to 30 days upon completion of 5 years' service - In addition to 8 public holidays per year you will also receive leave for HM The Queen's birthday - Generous maternity and paternity package - Highly competitive pension scheme - Most sites have good travel links with free car parking; many also have other facilities such as a Sports & Social Club, Gym and / or site shops DIO is part of the Ministry of Defence (MOD). We play a vital role in supporting Defence by leading and managing the delivery of what the Armed Forces need to live, work, train and deploy on operations. Our people share the common goal of supporting our Armed Forces through management of the military estate. Take a look at our YouTube video to see more about DIO For more information and to apply, please click the 'Apply' button. Closing Date: Sunday 18th June 2017