Job Title: Scheduler
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Barton, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: AU$150000 - AU$170000 per annum + Package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH43216_1565934864
Contact Name: Susie Stuart
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 16, 2019 15:54

Job Description

We are currently working on behalf of a client in the ACT that are searching for an experienced Scheduler to support a new PMO function for one of their high-profile Federal Government customers.

This role requires the incumbent to be based in Canberra and is permanent opportunity.

The successful applicant will be responsible for:

  • Work with project stakeholders to develop project schedules. Interpret request for tender and/or contract documentation to develop project schedules.
  • Review status of projects and budgets; manage schedules and prepare status reports. Assess project issues and with the project manager and senior stakeholders develop resolutions and remediation's to the schedule to meet customer goals and objectives.
  • Monitor schedule health and proactively raise issues with senior project stakeholders as required.
  • Drive, promote and develop effective communication with functional leads within the project to improve forecast accuracy.
  • Manage various project schedules and sub-schedules and report on progress
  • Compile reviews and analyze data

Specific Functions

Under the direction of a project or program manager, perform the following functions as individual assignments or as part of a team:
  • Develop, monitor and review project schedules.
  • Develop mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers and other internal and external stakeholders.
  • Assess project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives.
  • Manage the Program schedule and prepare the status reports.
  • Analyse data and prepare reviews.
  • Plan and manage the Program resource requirements for any given engagement, engaging with a range of stakeholders to develop estimations
  • Interpret and review request for tender and/or contract documentation and develop and review schedules against requirements.
  • Monitor compliance and training across the team.
  • Comply with legislation and Company policies, processes and instructions, including those relating to non-discrimination, environment, safety, duty of care, and the quality management system.
  • Display behaviors that reflect the Company values.
  • Take reasonable care of your own health and safety, and that of others, follow any reasonable instruction given by the Company, and report any concern(s) which may give rise to danger, and/or any injury which may occur in the workplace.
  • Any other duties as required.

Kinexus, formally Kinetic Recruitment, are the No. 1 defence recognised supplier with a specialisation in the recruitment of mid to senior level professionals who hold Defence or Federal government clearances across the spectrum of technology platforms. Kinexus are recognised as a top 15 Defence SME in Australia and support various major defence projects.

To apply, please click on the application button and attach your resume as a word document. Alternatively, contact Susan Stuart on 02 9492 7517. #LI-Susie
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