Senior Project Planner, Jobs, England, London S, 37654
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Senior Project Planner - London - S

£65,000 - £70,000 + Package - Commercial Buildings - Project Planning
Ref: 37654 Date Posted: Wednesday 02 Aug 2017
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Do you have extensive experience working as a Senior Project Planner within commercial refurb projects?


Are you looking to move on to the next level?


Would you like to be part of a well organised, well established company?


This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Project Planner working for an established contractor in South West London who work on schemes ranging from £500k up to £20million.


The Company

The business offers a unique combination of successful In-House experience in complex structural refurbishment, building services and luxury high end finishes.

They have a loyal/stable workforce and are financially secure. They get lots of repeat business (roughly 85% of their work is repeat business). This established contractor prides itself on its ability to maintain a lasting business relations with clients through innovative designs and value creation.


Key Responsibilities:

Provide the planning function, which involves creating and managing project schedules from detailed design level through the construction phase setting project levels, programme and milestones.

Manage dependencies and maintain a critical path.

Maintain the process of information from different entities and coordinate in a controlled process.

Work closely with the project team, subcontractors and financial entities to maintain accurate and up to date data for multiple stages of multiple projects

Reporting and planning reviews with clients and others requiring information for ongoing planning reporting cycles.

Work closely with the reporting function, inputting into their process and regular cycle.

Input into programme and departmental governance and assurance requests for planning data.

Apply agreed planning standards and ensure they are adopted and embedded across in the programme.

Transfer skills and knowledge to internal staff as appropriate.


Required criteria:

Be a team player with management skills to facilitate the ability to receive and extract information with many differing facets and levels of the industry to gain the information required.

Good understanding of the construction industry and processes, from the design stage through to completion of the projects.

Demonstrate the ability of managing the scheduling of projects in the £10 million plus range

Ability of managing multiple projects and one time at differing stages

Demonstrate the process of information coordination and presentation to others

Working autonomously as well as in a team environment

Current and relevant experience of working in a range of building projects

Experience with working in construction industry tight/ diverse programming environments, including exposure to PRINCE2 or similar.

Proficient in the use of ASTA, MS Project, Primavera and Microsoft Office and similar products to create and maintain schedules.

Ability to work at pace and under pressure, with initiative and can-do attitude.



By joining this well-established financially secure organisation, which has an excellent reputation and attracts repeat business from clients you will benefit from an excellent salary and benefits package.


In addition, you can be sure of working in a supportive environment where talent and initiative are rewarded and with the future fully booked, career progression is definitely available.


If you are interested in this position please contact Akin Akinkunle on 0208 655 1600 or


Melrose House, 42 Dingwall Road, Croydon, CR0 2NE

get in touch

020 8655 1600 (Fax: 020 8655 1588)