We’re now inviting applications for this attractive new position in Peterborough, working for a client with an outstanding reputation. Due to an extensive period of growth, they are now able to extend their team of Planners in the Water Division, successfully working alongside major clients that include, National Grid, UU and Severn Trent. Applicants with leadership potential are particularly urged to apply.
Working for a leading civil engineering and construction company, employing more than 1,600 people (and with a £300+ million turnover), you’ll benefit from their firm commitment to employee training and development. This company spent £1 million to offer 33,500 hours of training in the last year alone.
This equal opportunity employer welcomes applicants from all sectors of the community, and is happy to make the role fit for the right person.
Benefits include an excellent pension scheme, competitive salary, 26 days’ holiday, private healthcare, life assurance and income protection, as well as access to discounts and cash back schemes. Plus, the chance to work with a fantastic team in a thriving business.
A great opportunity for an experienced Planner to join an industry leading collaborative organisation. Working in an innovative industry, the Alliance are currently delivering around 800 projects valued at C£1bn until 2020 with prospect of a further 10 years up to 2030.Provide and maintain a robust plan and drive the core delivery team to deliver the project on time in alignment with the agreed delivery strategy:
You will be able to:
Provide robust challenge to the delivery team in relation to project performance.
Ensure planning practices and standards are consistent across each individual project.
Lead the Plan for Stage process including development of robust delivery plans and understand constraints and sequences.
Provide intelligence on project delivery to facilitate better decision making.
Production of the required project reports including identification of project risks and opportunities.
Responsible for the implementation of Alliance planning policies and procedures as defined by the Planning Manager.
Responsible for the production and look ahead meeting/process to ensure it is robustly and consistently applied across all projects.
Using a collaborative approach, create and maintain robust resource & cost loaded plans for all projects in the programme.
Pro-actively produce what if scenarios to identify delivery improvement opportunities or the development of mitigation plans.
Resource load plans in collaboration with the lead disciplines to provide programme wide visibility of resource demand.
Ensure the importance of the critical path activities and the sensitivity of other activities are communicated to the relevant stakeholders and these are being acted on by the delivery team
You will be an experienced self-motivated Planner with experience of P6, an Effective communicator and a Pro-active team member