Planner/Senior Planner

Planner/Senior Planner

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  • Sector:

    Project Controls

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Car Allowance

  • Contact:

    Samantha Ballentyne

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8905

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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I am currently recruiting on behalf of my client, a well-known technology based construction and engineering company based in London. They are looking to recruit an experienced Planner/Senior Planner on a permanent basis to work on a major Utility project. The role is to provide specialist support to improve project performance and deliver cost efficiency's.

The main focus for the experienced Planner/Senior Planner will be to work with Project Managers to develop & manage schedules to incorporate risk, change, resource requirements and cost. The Planner/Senior Planner will create plans for the full project life-cycle including development and design.

Role and Responsibility's
  • Develop control, monitor, analyse and report on schedule related aspects for projects within a Portfolio
  • Establish and monitor a cost and resource loaded, logic linked, baseline plan for the project. 
  • Capture project budgetary costs and resources 
  • Establish robust work breakdown and project control structures in terms of project scope
  • Work with the Project Manager and the Project team to establish the project activities, cost and duration's
  • Facilitate acceptance of and ensure that the project plan embraces the full project work scope, is fit for purpose and is achievable
  • Ensure that any necessary planning interface with the site Work Management Process (WMP) is established.
  • Maintain and control project baselines in line with company procedures and guidance.
  • Liaise with project team members and contractors with regards to progress and cost forecasting
  • Monitor, control and analyse the project programme and cost information using Earned Value methodologies
  • Challenging schedule and cost variances against the baseline plan with individual task leaders/contractors and or outside stakeholder management as necessary to enable mitigation.

 Experience with P6 is essential and a background within Engineering is desirable

This role comes with an excellent salary paying up to £45,000-65,000pa,+ £5500 car allowance, private medical care, and other excellent benefits including pension up to 10% contribution.

For more information, please contact me

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