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Planning Manager (Rail)

  • Salary: £575.00 - £580.00 per day + Long Contract
  • Location: Greater Manchester
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Rail
  • Job reference: 387014MJT

Job description

Planning manager required for a contractor operating across the rail and infrastructure sectors. They have a strong well developed and loyal client base. They have a proven track record of successful project delivery across traditionally tendered projects and longer-term partnering agreements. There is a real family feel to the business meaning a well-motivated work force and a very low staff turnover. They now require a high calibre Planning Manager to work on a prestigious rail project out of their Manchester office.

The Role

Leading the planning team providing project planning services on a major rail project

Visible planning contact for the project team (including contractors and supply chain) to ensure clear understanding of project objectives

Communicating with project team to ensure that they understand, and become engaged with, the project programme and client requirements


the preparation maintaining project programmes, using P6

Reports on programmes, resource and cost issues

feedback and ensuring appropriate action

About You

Proven experience in leading a planning team in the rail sector

Proven experience in working on projects within the CP5/CP6 framework / Network Rail GRIP processes for project delivery

Previous experience in planning within rail civils projects

Good commercial awareness, including cost planning and budget management

Excellent people management with proven team management skills.

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