Senior Planner

ProsperIS Recruitment
From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum , negotiable dependent on experience
21 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Job Title: Senior Planner. Location: Manchester. Salary: £60-65,000 per annum, negotiable dependent upon experience. Start Date: October / November 2016 Planner / Project Controls / Primavera P6 Rail / Highways / Aviation / Nuclear / Commercial We are currently working alongside a leading global Engineering organisation, as they search for an experienced and enthusiastic Senior Planner to join their expanding Project Controls Group in Manchester. Our customer's Project Controls Group work on some of the largest projects in the Rail, Highways, Aviation, Nuclear and Commercial sectors. As a result, we’re searching for an experienced Planner who has the breadth of skills, knowledge and experience to work on major projects across multiple sectors. We anticipate that the successful applicant for this Senior Planner role will have had experience working on major projects in at least one of the Rail, Highways or Aviation sectors, as well as having the ambition to lead on future major projects. We are also looking for someone who is experienced with the use of Primavera P6. We anticipate that the successful candidate for this position will hold responsibility for the following tasks and activities: addressing any issues that arise and change the plan accordingly. liaise with sub-contractors and suppliers to organize the phases of the Construction Development. produce tender plans to support bids. create, maintain, review and administer construction schedules and plans. liaise with the production and technical teams. ensure the progress of the project is running to timescales and cost plans. To prove successful within this fantastic new opportunity, we anticipate that the successful candidate will have the following skills, knowledge and experience: significant Construction experience on major multi-disciplinary infrastructure projects. expert planning and scheduling knowledge. experience of Primavera P6, including resource and cost loading, generating Earned Value reports as well as graphic and tabular progress reports. good working knowledge of MS Excel: Table (Vlookup, Filtering, Data manipulation & summarisation) and Excel functions. General computer literacy in MS Office and MS Project. excellent report writing and presentation skills - accurate and concise. ability to develop programmes from first principles as well as critical interrogation of suppliers' programmes. knowledge of Construction Management. Experience in Rail, Aviation or Highways sectors. good understanding of design process. knowledge of NEC3 and its application to the programme. knowledge of CDM and its impact on the programme. solid supervisory skills. Should you feel that you possess the skills, knowledge and enthusiasm to succeed within this exceptional new opportunity for an experienced Senior Planner within a dynamic and growing company, then please contact us for further information and details. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business. This job was originally posted as