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Project Planner

  • Location: Essex
  • Salary: £55k per year + Car Allowance
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 12 months ago

  • Sector: Construction, Facilities Management
  • Contact: Sadek Rahman
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0207 7437513
  • Expiry Date: 07 June 2023
  • Job Ref: 402113SRA

Are you looking for your next opportunity to work as a Project Planner with a Tier One Contractor? Do you have experience ensuring the Programme reflects the optimum sequence to deliver the project? Anderselite are recruiting a Project Planner on behalf of our client in Essex to work on permanent basis.

You will be responsible for the Planning function on small to medium size (or complexity) tenders and sites involving detailed analysis of information. The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of pre-construction, construction, design and procurement programmes.

Duties include:

• Prepare Tender/Project Programme with minimal guidance and identify critical path, float, risk and opportunity.
• Identify project critical success factors for the programme and make other team members aware of these.
• Collaborate with other company staff to ensure that works are planned and organized accordingly.
• Challenge and verify suppliers and sub-contractors programme and methodology.
• Develop with guidance Pre-construction, design and procurement programmes.
• Undertake what-if scenarios and report their projected outcomes.
• Independently prepare phasing, logistics and timeslices along with associated methodology/narratives as required by the tender deliverables.
• Identify requirements for temporary works and liaise with temporary works coordinator.
• Compile prelim books for adjudication.
• Prepare (with guidance) Scaffold, temporary services and crane enquiries.
• Analyse (with guidance) Scaffold, temporary services and crane enquiries.
• Liaise with Estimating Team at tender stage to ensure all attendances are priced (not duplicated) and checks are made to ensure s/c’s have included for MEWP’s, craneage, lifting plant etc.
• Independently assess progress against programmes and report findings.
• Meet Client reporting requirements.
• Assist with the PM Report and populate the planning and controls sections.
• Develop the programme and associated documents in line with the form of Contract.
• Update Project Programme in line with the Contract.
• Identify change and assess impact on the Programme.
• Use the document control system to optimise distribution of information.
• Work with the supply chain to establish effective relationships and ensure planning requirements are understood and being acted upon.
• Actively target opportunities to exceed customer expectations.
• Actively participate in knowledge share events.
• Contribute to the planning input into the PEP documentation, client specific documents etc.
• Work with the commercial team to ensure effective management of Total Costs.
• Understand business need for positive cash flow and plan works accordingly.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please contact Sadek directly or click Apply Now and submit your CV.