Project Scheduler - Change Control

Job Description

Date: Apr 30, 2019

What does your future look like?


We are on the brink of the Networked Society - a technology revolution that will change the world for good through instant global connections and expanded freedom and opportunity.


Ericsson is a world leader in the rapidly changing environment of communications technology – providing equipment, software and services to enable transformation through mobility. Headquartered in Stockholm – Sweden, Ericsson is a publicly listed company with more than 95,000 employees globally.


More than 180 countries use Ericsson equipment and more than 40 percent of the world's mobile traffic passes through Ericsson networks. Technology is at the heart of our business. Ericsson engineers, researchers and scientists around the world are working on what’s next in information, communications and telecommunications (ICT).


A connected world is just the beginning. Your passion determines what comes next! Apply your ideas and insights to empowering people, business and society.


Come and discover what makes YOU + ERICSSON a powerful combination


We welcome the opportunity to meet you!


Job Summary:


We are now looking for a Project Planner/Project Scheduler to support the Customer Project Manager with specialist knowledge in the area of project planning, trend analysis, critical path identification, backwards scheduling, “What if” scenarios, production of reports, customer interaction, change control and monitoring. You will support the project management team to maintain timely and effective change management processes, procedures and systems. In addition, you will drive the implementation and adherence of relevant tools and systems required to be used by the Customer Project Manager.


This role is for a dynamic individual with strong communication skills, who can proactively engage with stakeholders to collect data from different sources and can introduce efficient ways of working.


In this role, you will:


  • Review project planning inputs
  • Manage change control process
  • Data management and analysis
  • Build project milestone templates.
  • Monitor, maintain and improve performance.


As our ideal candidate, you will have:


  • Experience with MS Excel and MS SharePoint
  • Min years of experience: 3-5 years
  • Requires both theoretical knowledge and understanding through solid experience i.e. from deployment in rollout projects
  • Requires an understanding of the complexity of mobilization and ramp-up of site production, efficiency factors for planned or started attempts versus failing rate and successful implementation and handling of back log.
  • Proficiency with the English Language


Why Ericsson?


In Australia, we are known for delivering “World-1st” projects for Australia's largest and most renowned telecommunications carriers. This is a chance to play a critical role in the success of the Ericsson organisation in Australia, whilst providing you with a fantastic career development opportunity and the chance to work alongside the brightest minds in our industry. Ericsson supports its employees in various ways to maintain flexible and  healthy lifestyle.


We invite you to join our diverse and supportive team as we work together to solve the world’s biggest challenges.


Please Note: We are only interested in applications from individuals and are not interested in any speculative calls or submissions from Recruitment Agencies.