Job Title: Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J904443_1579879603
Contact Name: Jade Lear
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 24, 2020 15:26

Job Description

Planner or Senior Planner

£negotiable salary (DOE)

Permanent- Manchester

My client are a large main regional contractor who have a strong reputation within the industry. Due to an increase in work load they are looking for a Construction Planner to join their team. The Construction Planner they are looking for will have previous main building contractor experience. My client works across various sector from hotels, apartments, new build industrial units, and some university works usually from about £10 million up to £50 million.

You will Perform a wide range of duties that include but are not limited to the following:

Key activities:

Develop construction schedules from Target Cost Estimates

Develop construction schedules from design work packs

Utilise Primavera Planning software

Ensure compliance with workflow process

Assist project manager with interphase between design and construction

Liaise with asset planners to ensure project resource requirements are included in asset schedules

Integrate with estimating functions to full understand schedule requirements

Maintain up to date project plans for EPC activity reflecting client priorities, incorporating change, optimising resource and identifying constraints

Analyse project plans utilising critical path analysis and develop scenarios to present to the project management team.

Apply industry standard reporting techniques for schedule and cost reporting (EVM,CPI,SPI) Support any improvement or benchmarking activities relating to Planning & Cost control

Experience required: - Previous Experience working for a main building contractor - Familiar with project planning processes - Proficient in the use of primavera planning Software. (P6) - Computer literate (Microsoft Package)

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established main building contractor. To apply for the position please email your CV to or contact me on 0151 737 5560

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