Senior Planner

Hays Building
£55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
05 Apr 2018
19 Apr 2018
Athena Manetas
Job Function
Project Manager
Job position
Senior Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Fantastic Senior Planner Opportunity

Your new company
Your new company is reputable Main Contractor that is looking to appoint a Senior Planner due to an increase in workload.

Your new role

  • Your role will be to provide a complete construction planning service at pre-qualification, pre-construction and construction stages, and will essentially promote a structured, flexible and realistic approach to the planning strategy.
  • Provide outline plans and methodologies at pre-qualification stage and submit/present to clients and client representatives
  • Provide detailed tender programmes and method statements for inclusion in tender submissions
  • Provide a contract planning service including provision of target programmes and procurement schedules, monitor progress, attend progress meetings, issue progress reports, and reprogramming as required by the planning brief
  • Promote the company at pre-qualification, tender and contract interviews, presentations and meetings
  • Carry out a continuous programme of research into new and innovative building techniques and advise the Head of Planning and tender/contract teams of any application showing the possibility of positive benefits
  • Visit sites to ascertain conditions and constraints to be taken into account in preparing tender programmes and method statements
  • Assess requirements and provide comprehensive scaffold and crane schedules to be used in obtaining competitive and realistic quotations
  • Provide to the contract team information release schedules.
  • Compile comparative programmes for use in substantiation of claims or in disputes.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Previous Contract Management experience or strong understanding.
  • Able to develop optimum economic and realistic programming solutions and to effectively communicate these to internal and external contacts.
  • 4 to 5 years site experience with ideally a residential, construction or engineering background.
  • Proficiency in Asta Power Project, Microsoft Project, and MS Office
  • Up-to-date knowledge of Local Authority Regulations
  • Excellent communication skills

What you'll get in return
On offer is a competitive salary and the opportunity to work for a fantastic company.

What you need to do now
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