Project Scheduler

Job Title: Project Scheduler
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CR/005798_1625794773
Contact Name: Adrian Broadhead
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 09, 2021 13:39

Job Description

Seeking an experienced Defence Project Scheduler with demonstrated experience in creating, maintaining and enhancing project schedules through the various acquisition gate reviews and sustainment programs.

You will support and manage the engagement between the project office and it various stakeholders, as well as assist the delivery of services for a strategic and critical aerospace program.

This a initial 12 month contract opportunity, based in Canberra. Extension options will be offered closer to completion date.

Key Accountabilities

  • Develop, implement and improve the project schedules using Open Plan Professional (OPP)
  • Monitor project progress, status of the schedule and provide accurate reporting
  • Work collaboratively with partners multiple, geospatially diverse stakeholders to ensure schedules reflect current schedule status
  • Participate in project workshops and support acquisitions options development in the project
  • Identify gaps and opportunities to improve the schedule and reporting
  • Carry out other Project Controls tasks as required
  • Providing support to senior project executives
  • Prepare correspondence and reports as directed

Skills & Experience

  • Extensive Defence Project Scheduling experience
  • Demonstrated experience using scheduling software - Open Plan Professional
  • Previous experience in developing products through the Gate process
  • Highly level in attention to detail
  • Ability to manage strict reporting and deadlines
  • Must be an Australian Citizen
  • Hold an active NV1 security clearance

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