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Planner / Senior Planner

  • Salary: £300 - £400 per day + Benefits
  • Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Highways & Transport
  • Job reference: 388560JCY

Job description

Anderselite have been contracted to source a Planner / Senior Planner to work within a well-known Highways and Infrastructure Civils business.

The team has a proven ability for delivering best value on some of the most technically demanding projects within the market across the UK.

The group are responsible for several Highways projects in and around West Yorkshire and typically would like to take on someone from the Leeds area due the typical location of the work.

This business with consider candidates looking for a Freelance Contract, Permanent role or even a Temp to Perm fixture. They are flexible as they look to be compliant with IR35.

Main responsibilities:

Construction / delivery stage:

  • Produce, manage and update the construction programme and its communication to internal and external customers and major stakeholders
  • Manage and incorporate change events into the construction programme and jointly with the commercial team, secure full entitlement under the contract
  • Provide detailed support and assistance to the project in order to enable the team to monitor pinch-points on the critical path and test and change logic where previously agreed to either improve upon the baseline programme or to mitigate potential delays
  • Produce programmes, reports and / or extract filters as required by the project team, including indication of deviation from the baseline programme
  • Formally issue programme updates to the customer as required by the contract
  • Attend progress meetings with internal and external customers and deliver presentation on project progress
  • Ensure planning and programming is produced on time by understanding the planning process to meet challenging deadlines, understanding the interface and reliance between elements/disciplines, and developing and monitoring integrated design, procurement, construction and commissioning programmes

Technical experience, skills and attributes needed:

  • Educated to professional level with a relevant degree or equivalent in a core business discipline
  • Extensive Highways experience essential
  • Through understanding and experience in the use of project management software
  • Extensive experience in programme and project management, project planning, including programme controls, project review, and cost and risk analysis
  • Ability to work in a team environment contributing across a business unit or area
  • Good management skills, with the ability to motivate self and colleagues to achieve high standards of compliance
  • Good operational planning and time management skills; able to manage projects simultaneously without compromising on standards and quality

If you think that this role is for you and would like more information or be considered for the role,, then please submit your CV today.

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