Job title: Master Scheduler
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Pay interval: Daily
Job published: 17-10-2019
Job ID: 31910
Contact name: James Holland
Contact email: james@talenza.com.au

Job Description

Our client has an immediate need for an experienced Master Scheduler working on a large portfolio of projects supporting 20+ Project Managers using MS Projects.


The responsibilities of the role include:

  • Create and maintain an integrated program master schedule detailing key milestones, tasks, deliverables, scope, progress against baselines, etc with linkages across dependencies to the wider Program
  • Identify the program critical path and the issues impacting timely delivery
  • Maintain schedule baseline in line with the business case and approved change requests.
  • Report and escalate schedule/milestone variance and slippage against baseline
  • Provide input and insights for Steering Committee Reports, Project Health Checks, program appraisals as required.

Experience needed:

  • 5+ years of proven master scheduling experience in large programs
  • Advanced Master Schedule development and Program Life Cycle knowledge
  • Advanced Microsoft Project experience and Excel experience
  • Experience on critical path and scenario analysis
  • Experience on resource and capacity planning
  • Ability to work in a deadline-driven environment while maintaining excellent interpersonal skills
  • Resilient, strong team player, self-starter

Please apply for more information. Relevant visa to work in Australia needed.