Project Planner


Saudi Arabia

Ref: NP559-540

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

• Work with Project Managers to ensure they produce the required schedule in accordance with requirements.
• Review and monitor the overall project program/schedule and highlight areas on the critical path where progress is deficient.
• Visit the site regularly and review works in respect of a look ahead schedule and report deficiencies to management.
• Develop and produce the reports based upon collected information from projects and with reference.
• Review, give comments and approves all the submitted planning documents and time schedules.
• Management software, CPM, logic relations, bar charts, schedules, work breakdown structure, coding, resources and productions rates, cost and cash flow.
• Conduct what-if analysis on program standpoint and report to Program manager & Sr. Construction manager.
• Draw plans and presenting schedules of work, often with visual aids such as bar charts and procedures diagrams.
• Review logistics plans and pricing schedules for the project.
• Monitor contractor’s progress according to the approved time program and its updated versions and advice the contractor in case of any delays.
• Check contractor’s resources on site and compares these with weekly reports by contractor & the requirements of the submitted program, and advice to the contractor in case of any deficiency.
• Assist in the review of any design changes in terms of its time impact, and report to the program manager / project manager and Sr. construction Manager.
• Assist in the development of various package contracts work-in-place diagrams and respective cash flow projections.
• Determine causes of delay – if any – and advises PMs on suggested remedial measures.
• Review contractor’s correspondence on extension of time claim and prepares the replies.
• Involved in the determination for EOT if any.
• Review prepared the program and progress section in the monthly progress report by the contractor. Also generates project status report.
• Participate in the progress meeting and other meetings related to revisions of program and claim analysis.
• Perform other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
• Provide wide operational support to T&D as required.


• With minimum 5+ years relevant experience in construction management on mega infrastructure/building/architectural project
• Experience in the building industry or similar industry and has project control experience on large to mega projects.
• Must have thorough knowledge of project control/business practices, calculation method/software, standard and procedures.
• Monitor risks on projects and log them in the risk register and escalate as required.
• The preparation and control of project quality system management documentation prior to project commencement.
• Experience in reviewing and monitor project schedule and cost to ensure schedule and budget objectives are met.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to work in a cross-functional team environment.
• Must have Primavera -6 experience Qualifications.
• Bachelor of Science in Engineering (BSCE).
• With a valid engineering license.
• Certified project management professional (PMP) or any other equivalent.
• Certified Risk manager professional.

About the Company

Founded in 1996, Halian is an IT services company with a strong track record of delivering value for our customers across the UK, Europe, The Middle East and Africa.

The experience we have gained means that we can help our clients reduce information technology costs, increase IT systems performance, and free up valuable internal resource to focus on core business activities. Our knowledge base covers a variety of industry sectors including Government, Healthcare, Telecommunications and Pharmaceuticals, as well as a specialist Financial markets capability in our Luxembourg office.

We operate with a culture of openness and trust that helps us to develop strong working relationships with our clients and with our core technology partners Dell, Oracle, Red Hat and Symantec.

Our three key service offerings of Managed Services, Resourcing Services and Professional Services can be used independently or integrated to provide a truly comprehensive service.

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