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Front-End Planner

Front-End Planner

LocationBasel , Switzerland
Business SectorBiotechnology
Contact email
Job ref22521
Publishedabout 1 month ago

Front-End Planner

For our client – a globally renowned Cell & Gene CDMO in Basel, Switzerland – I am looking for an experienced Front-End Planner. You will be responsible for the front end team on projects in the phases Ideation, Feasibility, Concept and Early Basic Design.



  • Experience in planning and ensuring accurate schedules are controlled for small/medium/large projects
  • Develop, monitor and update integrated project plans and schedules in Primavera P6 and Microsoft Project
  • Prepare baseline schedules and schedule basis documents for approval by project teams.
  • Assess impacts to the critical path and near-critical activities and report to the project team.
  • Monitor schedule deviations and variances and assist in the developing of alternative methods for corrective action.
  • Prepare and provide schedule progress reports, trending charts and schedule analysis on a periodic basis in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Vision.
  • Maintain record of scope changes, trends and variances that potentially affect schedule performance.
  • Assure credibility of the information contained in the schedule.
  • Review schedules with project team members on a regular basis to ensure that accurate and timely data is incorporated in the schedule.
  • Facilitate project scheduling meetings and/or interactive planning meetings as required by the project team.
  • Resource Loading


  • Language: Excellent command of English, German Advantageous.
  • Strong analytical skills. Ability to conduct analysis of complex/large data sets, draw conclusions accordingly, and prepare and support decisions.
  • Experience at working both independently and in a team-oriented environment
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a fast paced environment.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Location: Basel, Switzerland
  • Duration: Until the end of year – with the possibility of extension
  • Start-date: ASAP
  • Hybrid position

Sound interesting?
Send your CV to Khanyi Mabena at k.mabena@panda-int.com or contact her on +31 2020 44502.