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Lead Project Planner

General information


Ref. 000484


Closing Date: 28/03/2019


Job Description

To provide professional planning support to business area including special internal projects and change initiatives



Key Responsibility Areas

  • Provide professional planning support to bids
  • Provision of professional planning and control to business areas
  • Act as prime internal change facilitator for Project Office & encourage continuous development of people and processes
  • Management of Project Office support staff as required allowing efficient operating and reporting of the business sector
  • Implementation of tools and processes consistently across the business sector.
  • Manage and communicate issues to senior management
  • Mentor less experienced members
  • Performance management of project office staff as required
  • Champion outstanding customer service
  • Deliver agreed performance targets



Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required

  • Substantial project planning experience
  • Proven track record of managing change programmes
  • Familiar with all aspects of project management
  • Able to manage in a matrix environment
  • Good grasp of Risk and Earned Value Management
  • Proven track record managing teams of professional planners
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to challenge and present at Senior Management level
  • Personal presence and credibility
  • Commercially aware
  • Excellent planning/project management skills
  • Motivational and creative individual
  • Innovative
  • Team player





Headquartered in Italy, Leonardo has over 45,600 employees. With its offices and industrial plants, the Company is present in 180 sites worldwide, with a significant industrial presence in four domestic markets (Italy, the UK, the U.S. and Poland) as well as strategic partnerships in the most important high potential international markets.


Contact information:

Recruitment Team

Email: leonardo.gb@mailhr.info

Phone: 0333 999 3379