Project Planner

Team – Planning
Duration – 18 months
Location –  London Office but working on Cambridge and Stevenage projects (with site visits)

Description of Role
As a Planner you will be required to develop the most appropriate method and sequence of construction operations for a particular project, in conjunction with site management.

You will also be responsible for planning and overseeing the entire programme of work, anticipating a contract’s demands in terms of labour, materials, equipment and technical challenges.

Responsibilities
• Selecting the appropriate techniques and sequence of events for a particular project
• Analysing construction sites and local environments to determine appropriate logistics solutions and resources
• Drawing up plans and presenting schedules of work, often with visual aids such as bar charts and procedures diagrams
• Using specialist planning computer software
• Preparing logistics plans and pricing schedules for individual projects
• Monitoring progress throughout the construction process and comparing this with the projected schedule of work
• Liaising with the site management and commercial staff throughout the process, making adjustments to projects as necessary
• Providing advice and support on the development of specific systems


Requirements and Qualifications

• A sound knowledge of engineering design principles
• Strong maths and IT skills
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Understanding of manufacturing processes and construction methods
• Good problem-solving skills
• Creative ability
• Ability to work as part of a team
• Ability to meet deadlines

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