Planning Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Highways and Traffic, Project Management & Controls

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    circa £55 / hour Ltd

  • Contact:

    Mike Kelly

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  • Published:

    almost 5 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Planning Manager: 6 month contract, rate to £55.00 / hr, Birmingham
KEY SKILLS: Planning, Primavera P6, Infrastructure, Highways, Change Management

The Role:
Planning Manager to join a team on major infrastructure projects.
You will work within the client PDP work streams to develop the requirements of the master integrated schedule, and the development of the use of project schedules for the client Highways England using P6.

Duties will include:
You will be responsible for ensuring conformance with the Project Charter, Highways England standards, Code of Conduct and relevant statutory obligations.
Integration of planning efforts for all project phases for their specific area of the project.
Working with the service providers and client team, complete ongoing reviews of the plans and schedules to identify alternative execution methods or opportunities to improve end dates, optimise manpower, and mitigate schedule risk.
Provide assistance and support preparation of the project master integrated schedule and detailed integrated schedules.
Analyse the validity of schedule submitted by outside parties contributing to the project as well as service providers.

The Candidate:
You will be an experienced Planning Manager; ideally, qualified to HNC/degree level in civil engineering or construction.
You will have highly developed communication skills both written and verbal with the ability to communicate complex planning requirements.
You will have significant planning and scheduling experience to large multi discipline projects in a similar role including detailed experience in project planning and scheduling on large capital projects; preferably highways infrastructure or civil engineering.
Working knowledge and hands on experience of implementing Primavera P6 is essential.
You will have good experience and capabilities in change management, mentoring and training .

Wilde Recruitment Ltd operates as both an employment business and agency. If your application is for a position based in the UK or EU, under European Employment Law you MUST be eligible to live and work there.

To discuss this vacancy please contact: Mike Kelly

Wilde Recruitment Ltd - Engineering Recruitment