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At Ericsson, you can be a game changer! Because working here isn’t just a deal. It’s a big deal. This means that you get to leverage our 140+ years of experience and the expertise of more than 95,000 diverse colleagues worldwide. As part of our team, you will help solve some of society´s most complicated challenges, enabling you to be ‘the person that did that.’ We’ve never had a greater opportunity to drive change; setting the bar for technology to be inclusive and accessible; empowering an intelligent, sustainable, and connected world.

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Project Planner

Job Description

Date: Apr 20, 2020

Ericsson Philippines
Location: Cebu, Visayas
Work rights: Local employment contract
Travel required: Yes
Application close: May 30, 2020

At Ericsson, you can be a game changer! Because working here isn’t just a deal. It’s a big deal. This means that you get to leverage our 140+ years of experience and the expertise of more than 95,000 diverse colleagues worldwide. As part of our team, you will help solve some of society´s most complicated challenges, enabling you to be ‘the person that did that.’ We’ve never had a greater opportunity to inspire change; setting the bar for technology to be inclusive and accessible; empowering an intelligent, sustainable, and connected world.

Are you in?

As the tech firm that created the mobile world, and with over 45,000 life-enhancing technologies to our name, at Ericsson we’ve made it our business to make a mark. We are on a quest, relentlessly innovating to make technology easy to adopt, easy to use and easy to scale. As a team, we are helping to tackle some of society´s most complicated challenges. Our services, software and infrastructure support every major telecom operator in the world. The transformation this brings allows people, business, and society to fulfil their potential and build a more balanced future.

We’ll help you design your future! You can choose to be a specialist or a leader or both. With access to hundreds of career opportunities in locations all over the world with the support to really find ‘your great’ and the ability to rediscover it, again and again.

Job Summary:

We are now looking for a Project Planner to be responsible in securing customer business is correctly executed in the applicable planning tool in compliance with Ericsson’s processes and directives

In addition, you will drive the implementation and adherence of relevant tools and systems required to be used by the Customer Project Manager.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Support Customer Projects with specialist knowledge in project planning and scheduling
  • Secure that operational plans and financial plans are sync
  • Support Customer Projects with specialist knowledge on project planning analysis & reporting Key
  • Review project planning inputs
  • Manage Customer Deliverables
  • Monitor and Improve project performance
  • Validate project setup in planning tool according given project requirements
  • Identify improvements and new functional requirements for project planning

Qualifications:

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree
  • Min years of experience: 3 to 5 years’ experience in Project Planning or similar role
  • Requires both theoretical knowledge and understanding through solid experience i.e. from deployment in rollout projects as Regional Implementation Manager or similar for a period of minimum 2 years.
  • 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.
  • very good with Planning and very organized, high level project milestones; assistant project manager, Analyze and look at the risk; excel and PowerPoint - very good reporting skills
  • Advance Excel skills
  • Proficiency with the English Language

What happens next when you apply?

Submit your application online. Did you know, Our Ericsson Philippines application and selection process offers full cycle online recruiting. That's right, we can connect with you over the phone, via video interview and if you are offered a role - support you to join our team flexibility, via our virtual onboarding program.

Do you believe that an organization fostering an environment of cooperation and collaboration to execute with speed creates better business value? Do you value a culture of humanness, where fact-based decisions are important, and our people are encouraged to speak up? Do you believe that diverse, inclusive teams drive performance and innovation? At Ericsson, we do.

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