Senior Planning Specialist

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Senior Planning Specialist
AktauLocalProject/Process/Performance ManagementRef.: MO-110973
Maersk Oil Kazakhstan is looking for Planning Specialist to be based in Aktau, Kazakhstan 5/2.
We Offer
Working in a multicultural environment where safety, integration and collaboration are key factors for driving success, Maersk Oil can offer a challenging and rewarding environment where an individual can make a significant impact and contribution to the development and growth of the organization while building a successful career.
Key Responsibilities
Proactive involvement in planning and control of projects throughout their lifecycle following the Maersk Stage-Gate process.
Daily interface with project engineers and contractors to maintain detailed schedules for all project activities in Primavera.
Assist in continuous improvement of the overall project planning system in the project department including input to Integration Activity Planning (IAP)
Develop overall project schedule for the whole scope of work.
Monitor schedules and highlight discrepancies in relation to delays and ensure plans are tracked and reported.
Support the contracts and procurement department in fulfilling activities for timely service and material delivery.
Verify that contractors schedule, planning systems and resources are appropriate for the requirements.
Prepare weekly and monthly project reports.
Perform schedule analysis and advice on discrepancies.
Assist in preparation of presentation materials.
Maintain and adapt the progress measurement system as part of the schedule updates.
Who we are looking for
A successful candidate should have higher professional or secondary technical education with work experience not less than 5 years;
MSOffice and Primavera are obligatory
English Language (Upper- Intermediate level)
Good communication skills
SAP knowledge an advantage but not required
Readiness to go to site and assess physical progress with support of project engineers
Knowledge of physical progress measurement and quantity survey is an advantage.
>Last application date: 31 August 2016.
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Maersk Oil is an international oil and gas company with a 2016 entitlement production of 313,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day. Our production comes from Denmark, the UK, Norway, Algeria, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, Kazakhstan, and the US Gulf of Mexico. Exploration or development activities are on-going in Angola, Kenya, Brazil and in the producing countries. Turning complex and challenging fields into commercial successes has been the cornerstone of Maersk Oil business since 1962. Maersk Oil focuses on pioneering technologies and harnessing talent to continue to operate safely and successfully, creating value for partners and host governments. For more information about Maersk Oil, please visit the website at