Project Planning Team Lead - Wind Power

Job Title: Project Planning Team Lead - Wind Power
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
REF: HQ00018734
Contact Name: Ashley Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Our client is a world leader in Onshore and Offshore Wind Power and are currently have an exciting opportunity for a Project Planner to work within their rapidly growing Offshore business. Based in their London or Manchester, the successful candidate will be responsible for planning and monitoring progress of Projects in a standard & consistent format. They will should also have solid experience within project planning and be an experienced user of Primavera.


  • Produce tender stage and contract programmes from client specifications
  • Provide planning & resource scheduling support for Project Managers & Engineering design team
  • Prepare, monitor, co-ordinate & maintain detailed project programmes encompassing design, installation & commissioning
  • Regular liaison with client, project team, sub contractors & suppliers and a willingness to work remotely from site as required by the project
  • Ensure that all programmes adhere to contractual requirements
  • Ensure that project programmes are fully monitored during the entire project life cycle (planning through to execution)
  • Liaison with client, project team, sub contractors & suppliers
  • Assist & support in preparing department resource loading & allocation
  • Maintain programme information to enable accurate records of contract history to be accessed
  • Support the Installation Project Manager in effective scenario & resource planning activities
  • Ensure that head office requirements are fully understood and integrated into UK planning functions
  • Identification & implementation of project planning processes & procedures
  • Support, assist & coach less experienced planners and project coordinators
  • Commitment to company customer services initiative including excellent call handling and voice mail skills


  • Extensive programme management experience within a project based team
  • Good presentation skills amd ability to present in a professional manner
  • Very experienced user of Primavera (P6)
  • Experience in using Microsoft Project
  • Commercially / Contractually aware
  • HNC/HND/Degree (or equivalent) in Engineering or related discipline is preferable
  • Experience gained from within the Energy & Utilities or Construction Sectors would be advantageous although experience from other industries will also be considered.

For further information please contact Ashley Smith on +44 (0) 1202 888986

We look forward to receiving your application.