Project Planner

  • Category: Project Management & Execution
  • Location: Chennai, IN

If you are looking for a new challenge and are experienced in project planning, we have the right job for you.

Project planning for EPC HV Cable projects

NKT - Leading HVDC Solutions to empower the green transition

As a Project planner your main tasks are to plan and follow up client projects regarding all phases of the project from award to finalized installation and commissioning, support and give input to the Tenders and reporting internally as well as externally.

You will also mentor junior planners and develop, implement, and maintain procedures, means and tools to ensure the efficient organization and operation of the scheduling, progress control and reporting activities across the project. You will participate in several international project teams.

You will also be responsible for delivering: 

  • Project plans (Resource and cost loaded)
  • Monthly reports
  • Weekly reports if applicable
  • Progress follow ups (S-curves, Physical progress reports)
  • Follow up of milestones (MTA)
  • Scenarios
  • Schedule risk analysis
  • Time impact analysis and suggestions on proactive actions
  • Project specific planning and reporting requirements

Experienced and supportive

You have proven ability to work under pressure without compromising on deliverables.

Working in a structured way and being supportive to your colleagues comes natural to you.

Additionally, your CV includes:

  • Preferably a Bachelor or Master’s in project management.
  • Relevant professional experience can beat a formal degree.
  • At least ten (5+) years professional experience in project planning.
  • Primavera P6 expertise.
  • Schedule risk analysis expertise is mandatory.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Oil & Gas experience is meritorious.

The location for this position is preferably Chennai, India

Contact and application

Are you the one for this position?

If you have any questions regarding the position, you are very welcome to contact Ganesan, Talent Acquisition specialist,

I’m looking forward to your application!

Welcome with your application!


What we offer:

Remote work possibilities

Flexible working hours

Strong safety culture

Exciting career development opportunities

Global company & Scandinavian culture

Hightech industry environment

Senior Product Manager

Vincent speaks about the benefits of diversity and different backgrounds in his team.

Our culture

Life @ NKT

Our company culture is created by all of us - everyday.
Find out more
Images of Velke Mecirizi people

Sign up to our Talent Pool

No suitable job for you? Create a profile in our Talent Pool and stay informed about new job offerings.