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Senior Planner - Highways

Ref no. BHN561658
Location London, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract
Job status Closed

Job summary

Join a renowned engineering company and play a pivotal role in a major highways improvement project. We are seeking an experienced Senior Planner with a strong background in highways projects to contribute to the success of this venture.

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Join a renowned engineering company and play a pivotal role in a major highways improvement project. We are seeking an experienced Senior Planner with a strong background in highways projects to contribute to the success of this venture. This is an initial 6-month contract with the potential for extension.
Responsibilities:

  • Take ownership of the project's program and Project Controls, ensuring adherence to policies.
  • Represent and drive Project Controls Policy, attending and guiding client progress meetings.
  • Ensure completion of projects within specified time and cost constraints.
  • Supervise and mentor junior team members as needed.
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of commercial and financial aspects of project management.
  • Build and maintain relationships with a limited set of common clients, ensuring regular client contact.
  • Possess a good understanding of Transportation technologies and markets.
  • Provide project performance data, schedules, and reports in a concise and timely manner as required.
  • Identify and report any project deviations and slippages, communicating issues to senior team members.
  • Highlight and ensure understanding of all program issues by Senior Management, offering appropriate planning advice.
  • Deliver Period Programme Updates, communicating changes and delays impacting the program.
  • Provide necessary reports for Senior Managers to direct the project appropriately.


Experience Required:

  • Excellent understanding of how projects are designed, procured, constructed, and commissioned.
  • Expert user of Primavera P6.
  • Experience working on highways projects.
  • Ability to carry out Project Control duties with limited supervision, working independently in the production of Project Programmes and Tender Programmes.
  • Previous experience managing Junior Planners, including task allocation, checking achievements, and providing constructive feedback.
  • Familiarity with various forms of contract, including NEC.


How to Apply: If you have the required experience and are eager to contribute to a major highways improvement project, we invite you to apply. Contact James Burden for more information or simply apply online.

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