My Shortlist

Your shortlisted jobs will appear here. To view your shortlist: Login Or Register

Date Added: Tue 26/07/2022

Planning Manager

Yorkshire and the Humber, UK
Apply Now

Company: WESTRAY RECRUITMENT CONSULTANTS LTD

Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

WHAT COMPANY YOU WILL BE WORKING FOR

Westray Recruitment Group is seeking an experienced Planning Manager to work in the Teesside area on a permanent basis

Our client is looking for an individual who will embrace and strive against the company four core values: Integrity, collaboration, communication and empowerment. Given the high complex, dynamic contract structure of the scheme, stakeholder holder management and collaboration is key. The project team are looking for well versed and articulate communicators with a professional attitude toward new ways of working within the built environment. Furthermore, the project team are looking for committed talent, who embrace longevity within their role, and look to be part of an innovative project team.  

The role centres on managing the day-to-day requirements of a large multi-million pound construction and building project.

You will utilise your programme management experience to oversee the coordination of sub-contractors and internal milestone programmes.

The aim is to ensure the efficient delivery of key milestone contract triggers, whilst overseeing programme logistics of the works on this exemplar project.

You will manage a small planning team, to which our client is looking for an individual that can train and inspire, whilst managing the busy day-to-day tasks

General Overview

To manage a team,  plan contracts, schedule resources and materials as directed.

Key Accountabilities

• Creating, maintaining, and reviewing programmes of work for the project.

• Liaising with Internal departments and external surveyors, engineers, and architects & Supply chain.

• Producing progress reports and forecasts for the business, team members, clients, and stakeholders

• Reviewing & breaking large schemes down into phases of development.

• Using project management tools to plan timeframes

• Working with Estimators, Operational & Commercial teams to calculate the resources required for a project.

• Planning contingency programmes.

• Advising construction team on short term programmes

• Meeting with contractors and suppliers

• Demonstrating knowledge of construction processes and site constraints.

• Inputting into and Writing bids for tender

• Managing multiple projects with the support of junior & developing planners

• Working between offices and construction

Who are we looking for?

Key Skills

Staff Effectiveness

• Identify training and development requirements

• Inspire and train team memebers to a high standard

• Be innovative in all aspects of job and encourage staff to put forward new ideas Pre-Contract Planning.

• Help prepare Tender Programmes considering site constraints, material & subcontract lead in periods

• Prepare Method Statements

Contract Planning

• Programme contract

• Recommend process work as necessary

• Monitor progress

• Produce short term and recovery plans

• Develop and implement planning systems

• Produce critical path and delay programmes for claim preparation where required. Material and supply chain Scheduling

• Develop Material demand schedule from master programme to allow Schedule/Requisition materials as necessary

• Develop Subcontract demand schedule from master programme Key Attributes

• Able to work well with others

• Analytical thinking skills

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Persistence and determination

• Business management skills

• Able to use a computer and the main software packages competently

WHAT EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS ARE REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION?

5+ years site experience

Experience in a Planning Manager role

Experience against programming; but not limited to, construction programme, key milestone and contract triggers, commissioning & certification, as well as stakeholder management.

Based in the Teesside area (or close to)

Construction & civil project experience

Degree or HND qualified

Valid CSCS card

Competent to work alone

MS Project experience

Just in time (JIT) sequencing

Desirable are:

Construction & civil engineering experience on large scale projects

Main contractor or client experience

WHAT ARE THE FINER DETAILS OF YOUR ROLE?

This is a permanent role centring on day shift hours

WHAT SALARY PACKAGE YOU WILL BE RECEIVING

Salary is negotiable with experience

Company benefits include:

20 days holiday + bank holidays

Company pension scheme

Company profit sharing bonus scheme

Company funded company healthcare programme

Core hours of 7.30am to 5.00pm
Apply Now