Primaplan has been striving to realise full and optimal project management with its services for project-driven organisations for the past 25 years. We can take care of all your project planning and cost control. This strategy is based on professionalism, proactivity, customisation and our employees’ no-nonsense mentality.

Our ambition is to achieve global recognition as a world expert in project control. We are actively looking for possibilities to expand our activities across the borders. We believe this industry can offer unlimited opportunities for development. Primaplan strives to conquer the market wherever there is a need for a first class project control service.

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Planning Professionals

In control

Primaplan’s 55 professionals work on planning, cost control and optimal project management. As a member of your project team, our professionals will take responsibility for flawless planning and cost control. They will thereby be working closely together with your project manager.

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implementation, integration

Advice

Consultancy

Our Primaplan consultants are specialists. Their knowledge of, and insight into, project structures allows them to implement and optimise project organisations, project management processes and project management systems.

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education, training, knowledge

Training programme

Knowledge central

Our employees work in accordance with the Primaplan Recruiting & Training Programme, a specialist training programme we have developed ourselves. In addition, all our senior employees are internationally certified at the highest possible level.
Primaplan also organises external project management training courses.

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optimal executive

Software development 

Standard and tailor-made

Primaplan installs and integrates project control tools in both small and large ICT environments. Our technical consultants also produce and implement tailor-made ICT solutions. We develop software for graphic presentations, such as S-curves, wall posters and risk inventories.

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We have a proven track record in these sectors

Primaplan petrochemistry

(Petro-) Chemical Industry

Primaplan Infrastructure

Construction & Infra

Engineering 

windmill, energy

Energy & Renewables

Project Control Consultancy

Storage

Primaplan pharmacy

Food & Pharma

Primaplan steel

Heavy Industry

Our team

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Vacancies

Project Planning Professional

Job Description

You will be placed with one of our clients as Intermediate Project Planning Professional. The objective of the position is to support the start-up and progress of a project as efficiently as possible.

Main Tasks

  • Setting up and processing a project planning;
  • Setting up, processing and monitoring progress reports;
  • Analysing progress;
  • Setting up and maintaining resource planning;
  • Maintaining project registration and the archives.

Additional Tasks

  • Setting up, attending, taking minutes and monitoring appointments and activities during regular structural discussion;
  • Maintaining contact with project leaders, job planners and discipline planners;
  • Discussion with fellow planners in the quest to find the best possible solutions for potential disagreements, under leadership of the Senior Planning Engineer or Head of Planning.
  • Providing contributions regarding preventative and corrective measures to project leaders, job planners and discipline planners with respect to actual progress and anticipated progress;
  • Attending internal planning meetings;
  • Participating in discussions between client and contractor;
  • Collecting relevant information relating to the planning.

Responsibilities

  • Being aware of progress and developments;
  • Understanding working methods and related activities;
    If necessary, being able to provide continuance, indicate changes, and provide explanation regarding prognoses, control of and application of the planning;
  • Being capable of formal communication with internal organizations regarding the everyday business of the field, including areas of common ground.

Requirements

  • Minimum MBO/MTS (secondary vocational training) level WTB (Mechanical Engineering), supplemented by courses pertaining to the field;
  • Experience with project-based work;
  • Experience with planning within projects (experience with Primavera is a plus);
  • 2 - 4 years work experience;
  • A commercial approach;
  • Capable of logical thinking, creative, solution-oriented and stress resistant;
  • Comfortable taking initiatives;
  • Team player;
  • Good communicative skills;
  • Good knowledge of the Dutch and English languages.

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Aspirant Project Planning Professional

Job description

As a Aspirant Project Planning Professional you will be seconded to one of our clients. Your objective in this role is to provide support with the launching and progress of a project in the most efficient manner possible, working under the direction of a Principal Project Planning Professional.

Principal tasks

  • Providing support in the drafting and development of project schedules;
  • Providing support in the drafting, development and updating of progress reports;
  • Support with the analysis of progress;
    Support with the recording and archiving of project schedules and reports;
  • Compliance with the quality standard.

Additional activities

  • Attendance at regular liaison meetings, with the drafting of minutes and the monitoring of agreements and action points;
  • Maintenance of contacts with Project Leaders, Work Planners and Discipline Planners;
  • Liaison with colleague planners, including identification of the optimal solution where any points of difference arise, under the direction of the Principal Project Planning Professional and/or a Senior Project Planning Professional;
  • Capable of contributing preventative and corrective measures to Project Leaders, Work Planners and Discipline Planners in relation to progress and projected progress;
  • Collation of information of relevance to planning.

Responsibilities

  • To keep informed of progress and developments;
    To be familiar with the working methods and the associated activities;
  • Where required, to be in a position to report on progress, to demonstrate any modifications and to explain predictions and the practical implementation of the plans;
  • To be able to communicate, formally as far as necessary, with the internal organisation about developments in the operational area, including interfaces.

 Requirements

  • Intermediate Vocational Education+/ Higher Vocational Education level;
  • Knowledge of Primavera and MS Project;
    Enthusiastic and eager to learn;
  • Analytical capacity;
  • Proactive;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Creative, able to reason logically and solve problems, able to handle stress;
  • A team player;
  • Good command of spoken and written Dutch and English.

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Senior Project Planning Professional

Job Description

You will be placed with one of our clients as Senior Planning Engineer. The objective of the position is to advise clients regarding the most efficient way to implement a project.

Main Tasks

  • Setting up and processing a project planning;
  • Setting up, processing and monitoring progress reports;
    Analysing progress;
  • Recommendations regarding costs;
  • Setting up and maintaining resource planning;
  • Supporting cost control;
  • Supporting risk analysis;
  • Setting up and maintaining project registration and the archives;
  • Providing support in compiling or refuting claims.

Additional Tasks

  • Setting up, attending, taking minutes and monitoring appointments and activities during regular structural discussion;
    Maintaining contact with project leaders, job planners and discipline planners;
  • Discussion with fellow Senior Planners in the quest to find the best possible solution regarding potential disagreements, under leadership of the Head of Planning;
  • Delivering contributions regarding preventative and corrective measures to project leaders, job planners and discipline planners relating to actual progress and anticipated progress;
  • Coordinating planning and conditioning activities, and combine them into an integrated planning;
  • Participating in discussions between client and contractor;
  • Attending internal planning meetings;
  • Functional supervision of Planning Engineers and Trainee Planning Engineers;
  • Collecting relevant information relating to the planning.

Responsibilities

  • Being fully aware of progress and developments;
    Fully understanding regional working methods and related activities;
  • If necessary, being able to provide continuance, indicate changes, and provide explanation regarding prognoses, control of and application of the planning;
  • Being capable of formal communication with internal organizations regarding the everyday business of the field, including areas of common ground;
  • Collecting relevant information with respect to the planning.

Requirements

  • Minimum HTS (higher vocational training) WW (Civil Engineering) or WTB (Mechanical Engineering), supplemented by courses pertaining to the field;
  • At least 5 years of planning experience;
  • Experience with complex infrastructural projects;
  • Leadership capacity and a commercial approach.
  • Capable of logical thinking, creative, solution-oriented and stress resistant;
  • Experience with Primavera and/or other planning software;
    Team player;
  • Good communicative skills;
  • Good knowledge of the Dutch and English languages.

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Cost Controller

Job Description

The Cost Controller can be hired in for one or several project(s). The purpose of this function is to supervise the start and progress of a project as efficiently as possible.

Main tasks

  • Preparing and processing the budget;
  • Preparing the SAP structure in accordance with the budget;
  • Preparing, processing and maintaining the progress report;
  • Preparing and maintaining the cost control sheet;
  • Analysing the progress;
  • Maintaining the workflow of order requests in SAP (ATB);
  • Keeping the project registration up to date and archiving the control sheets and reports;
  • Working in line with the quality standard;

Additional activities

  • Preparing for, attending, minuting and safeguarding the agreements and actions resulting from regular structural meetings;
  • Maintaining contact with project leaders, estimators and procurement;
  • Discussing issues with Project Control department colleagues and searching for the best solution in relation to possible disputes under the management of a Senior Cost Controller and/or Project Controller;
  • Being able to contribute to preventative and corrective measures for the project leaders, estimators and procurement in relation to the progress and prognosis of the progress;
  • Participating with internal cost meetings;
  • Participating with meetings between the client and contractor;
  • Collecting relevant information in relation to the cost monitoring of the project.

Responsibilities

  • Being up to date on progress and developments;
  • Being familiar with the working methods and associated activities;
  • Being able to provide updates on progress at any given point in time, being able to point out changes and provide explanations regarding prognoses, understanding and application of the control sheet and practical reports;
  • Operating independently within his or her own area of expertise, or supporting the Senior Cost Controller with more complex matters;
  • Being able to sufficiently communicate both formally and informally with the internal organisation regarding the goings-on in the field, including the interfaces.

Job requirements

  • Minimum MBO (Intermediate Vocational) level, supplemented with courses from the specific field of expertise;
  • Experience with project work;
  • Experience with budgets within projects (preferably experience with Excel and SAP);
  • 2-4 years of work experience;
  • Analytical skills;
  • Proactive;
  • Being able to reason logically, creative, problem solving and stress resistant;
  • Team player;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Good command of Dutch and English in both speech and in writing.

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Contact

Primaplan PCS BV
Cypresbaan 37 
2908 LT Capelle a/d IJssel
The Netherlands

T +31(0)104425197
info@primaplan.nl
personeelszaken@primaplan.nl

Chamber of Commerce nr: 24196253
VAT nr: NL 802034123B01

Bank account: Rabobank Rotterdam
IBAN: NL64RABO0115874909
Swift / BIC code: RABONL2U

Primaplan België BVBA
Klein Eyssel 42
2328 Meerle
Belgium

T +32(3)2848884
info@primaplan.be

VAT nr: BE.0633.874.808

Bank account: Rabobank Berchem
IBAN: BE04173502118331

 

Don't hesitate to contact us with any questions or comments. 

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