Lead Planner - Building/Construction

Location
Manchester
Salary
£60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: Car / Car Allowance
Posted
26 May 2017
Closes
23 Jun 2017
Ref
VR/29562/PH
Contact
Rail Team
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently working with a major UK contractor who is looking to expand their Planning capability in Manchester. The role is for a Lead Planner to provide expertise on major building & construction tender and contract work in the North West of England.

Existing projects include schools, retail developments, commercial new builds, high-rise residential and office fit-outs. If you have experience in any one of these fields and have gained 8+ years of project planning experience in the construction industry please do not hesitate to apply below.

You will also be heavily involved in pre-construction work and be expected to support bid teams in the production of tender programmes.

If you are a Project Planner who has worked within the building and construction industry and are looking for you next career move, a step up in seniority and are confident in handling large-scale projects with minimal supervision, then please do forward your CV for consideration.

Requirements:
  • Experience of project planning in a building environment in the UK
  • Experienced in dealing with and delivering projects in excess of £50m
  • A strong foundation of knowledge of the industry
  • Experience gained from working with a UK contractor
  • A degree level education, or a relevant ONC or HND qualification
  • Strong working knowledge of Asta Powerproject
  • Main contractor experience is essential
  • Ability to communicate and advise project teams and stakeholders on project progress in relation to the project plan
  • Ability to manage a team and ensure efficient activity in a high pressured environment
  • Extensive knowledge of residential, retail or commercial building construction
  • Evidence of mentoring and leadership of junior planners
If you are interested in applying but would like further information on this particular vacancy, please feel free to call Phil Hutchinson on 01732 455 300. Otherwise please submit your CV below for consideration.