Planner – Main Contractor – High Rise Residential (RC Frame) – NW London

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£50,000 - £65,000 & package
21 Jun 2018
19 Jul 2018
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Planner – Main Contractor – High Rise Residential (RC Frame) – NW London

Projects Planner required with Main Contractor specialising in high rise residential & mixed-use developments, managing up to 10 live sites.

About the Client: About the company:  Our client has been established for over 40 years now and they provided a reliable, high quality specialist formwork service to main contractors originally. Since then the company has successfully broadened its operations to include general construction property development, plant hire and landscaping whilst continuing to provide a non-adversarial value for money service on which clients can rely.

About the Role: The ideal candidate will preferably have a Degree in Construction Management or a related discipline with a sound knowledge of on-site construction processes. A varied experience in various methods of construction is preferable, especially RC Frame. Reporting directly into Construction Director, overseeing planning of 8-10 live projects

Key responsibilities

  • Create, monitor and review Construction schedules and plans
  • Produce Access and Logistics Plans and Mark-up drawings to show construction phasing
  • Liaise with the Project Manager, Site team and Design team to discuss progress and address any issues that arise through the length of the project
  • Work closely with the procurement team with regards to the procurement of materials and packages and provide timescales
  • Liaise with the Client’s project team, external consultants, sub-contractors and suppliers to plan and phase the project
  • Produce short-term (look-ahead) programmes for the site team every 2 weeks
  • Weekly progress reporting to the Construction Director / PM’s on all live projects
  • Present programmes and updates in Project Progress reviews with Client
  • Conduct delay and forensic analysis to assist the Commercial team with financial claims
  • Create Cash Flow forecasts and Earned Value analysis
  • Produce tender plans to support bids

Key skills

  • Planning skills in a range of packages (ASTA / MS)
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • Able to work with  various teams
  • Exceptional problem solving skills
  • Exceptional organisational and planning skills
  • Excellent mathematics and IT skills
  • A knowledge of Architecture / Building Construction / Surveying
  • Sound knowledge of construction processes and management
  • The ability to write progress reports
  • A can-do attitude
  • Ability to forecast and create recovery plans
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of Construction, Health and Safety regulations and Environmental regulations
  • Attention to detail
  • To be dependable and self-motivated

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