Construction Planner - Main Contractor

50000.00 - 65000.00 GBP Annual + GBP50000 - GBP65000/annum
16 Apr 2018
17 Apr 2018
Contract Type
I am currently recruiting on behalf of the Regional Director of a highly successful construction main contractor based in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire.

They are seeking to appoint a Construction Planner to assist the delivery of the project teams, the Planner will be involved from tender to project completion.

A very competitive salary and package is on offer.


-Agree with Project Team the level of planning service and anticipated time allocation to provide that service
-Where not already prepared, establish a Contract Programme.
-Hands-on planning preparing, in conjunction with production team, optimum working programme to meet project objectives covering design, procurement, enabling, construction, commissioning, handover, client key dates as appropriate.
-Contributing to the capturing of project risks and proposing mitigating actions
-Communicating with other disciplines within production teams to ensure they are aware of their roles in meeting the programme
-Meeting/ communicating with supply chain specialists to confirm suitable method and programme for scope given project specific constraints
-As necessary, monitoring and reporting progress against programmes, suggesting mitigation actions were appropriate
-Summarise projects status upstream to senior management, highlighting any unresolved major risks and potential overruns
-Manage time and workload to ensure deadlines are met

The Person:

-Ability to manage multiple project programmes running in parallel
-Demonstrate knowledge of all aspects of development; design, procurement, construction (structure, architecture, services), commissioning
-Excellent communication skills; ability to quickly and clearly articulate key issues and to listen and capture concerns of others
-Use of specialist planning software

If this role is of interest or you would like more information, please send your CV or call Tom Watkins on (Apply online only)