Engineering Planning Manager

Advantage Resourcing Company
£60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance
29 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Engineering Planning Manager Derby Permanent £60,000 - £65,000 plus Car allowance The Background I am working with one of the UK's leading construction contractors who is looking to recruit an Engineering Planning Manager to join their Power Transmission and Distribution business to lead a team of Planners throughout the engineering planning process to ensure effective the projects are effectively managed and reported on. The Role As Engineering Planning Manager you will plan and lead the planning of the project programme of works during the design phase of the project as well as support the development of the engineering community planning capabilities. You will develop and maintain a fully logically linked Primavera P6 project programme and ensure that established planning and scheduling methodology is followed. AS part of the role you will identify programme risks and opportunities and where appropriate propose relevant mitigation and capture strategies. You will lead the team and establish a team environment that promotes a high level of work output whilst helping those reporting into you professionally develop. In this role you will interact with various internal and external stakeholders such as Operations Managers, Project Managers, Commercial and Engineering teams and the Clients Project Manager and Planning team so it is important that you have excellent communication and stakeholder management skills. You… To be a successful Engineering Planning Manager you will have previous leadership experience in a planning role during the design phase of construction projects across sectors such as Power Transmission & Distribution, Power Generation, Rail or other heavy engineering industries where you will have gained knowledge of Electricity Transmission Engineering techniques and processes. In these roles you will have gained extensive knowledge of Primavera P6 and NEC3 forms of contract as well as knowledge of Project Management methodology and any training such as APMP or Prince 2 will be advantageous. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Planning Manager or Senior Planner with leadership experience to join one of the UK's leading construction contractors. To apply for this role please send through your CV for consideration and we will be in touch should your experience match our criteria. Unfortunately due to high volume we will only be able to contact those who have been shortlisted Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy. This job was originally posted as