The Company:

We are working with a contractor who are a well-established, national, profitable construction group who are active in a number of market sectors.
Their North West region have recently secured a number of new contracts and have the opportunity to bid for further work via a number of key regional procurement frameworks and via private developers with whom they enjoy a good working relationship.
They have a very knowledgeable senior management team and although they are one of the Top 20 Construction Groups in the UK they have the feel of a smaller family business where employees are valued and supported.

The Role:

They are now in a position to add to their small North West Planning team.
Typical projects are generally constructed for Public and Private Sector clients and are generally either commercial, education, residential or industrial in nature valued to £50 Million.
Reporting in to the Regional Planner you'll be involved in both tender and contract planning with typical duties including;
• Analyse construction methodologies looking for areas of improvement.
• Liaise with the Client and their representatives on planning matters.
• Prepare tender programmes.
• Attend client interviews and meetings where you will explain programmes and methodology.
• Prepare master programmes, updating progress and forecasting completions.
• Identify and mitigate risk whilst ensuring Health, Safety and Environmental considerations are taken in to account.
• Work with the rest of the Planning team, regionally and nationally to identify and champion Best Practice.


Ideally, you will have worked as a Planner for a building contractor previously : they would also be happy to speak with someone at Assistant Planner level looking to take the next step in their career but would ideally like an established and experienced Planner.
You will be based in or be able to commute to the North West daily.
IT literate with experience using specialist planning software : they use ASTA.


You will get the chance to work on land mark projects in the North West.
They are open to and actively encourage family friendly working.
You will receive a great salary package with extensive benefits.
The opportunity to work with an award winning, forward thinking organisation that have an excellent order book, relatively low staff turnover and provide an exciting environment in which to work.


  • Car / Car Allowance+Pension+Health+Bonus+Benefits

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