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Planner Rail

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £40k - 45k per year per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Rail, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Matthew Jewitt
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 832 7577
  • Expiry Date: 03 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 394663MJT

The Company
Planner required for one of the UK’s most high profile design consultancies. The schemes they are involved with are diverse and technically complicated. They are now keen to develop their project output capability by recruiting a high calibre P6 Planner to work on the prestigious projects in the Rail and Civil engineering sectors. This role is based out of Manchester.

The Role
Produce detailed P6 programmes and plans
Update a progress on a monthly/weekly basis
Review and develop processes for updating and programmes schedules at all milestones
To assume a leadership role during schedule development
Work with the PMOs co-ordinating programmes and integration with design teams and coordinators
Produce progress reports accordingly such as Earned Value and resource balancing structures
Liaise and work with Risk Managers assessing and reducing risk.

About You
Proficient in the use of P6
Have previous Rail and Civil engineering experience
Proven ability to communicate and influence effectively at all levels within an organisation
Background in and detailed knowledge of the development of Management Systems
IT literate with good knowledge of use of Excel, Word PowerPoint
Analytical skills to be able to understand activities being undertaken and match to stated process
Knowledge of best practice and ability to interrogate to assess compliance.