Planning Manager

Posted on | Expires on Sep 26, 2019

Employer Name

Costain Skanska

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• Assist with establishment and development of the SCS planning team. • Work with the Head of Planning and Area Planning Managers to ensure a consistent approach. • Assist the Core Planning team in the development of the programme structure, Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), calendars and dates to be used by SCS, aligned with the Cost Break Down Structure (CBS). • Help to develop programmes throughout the ECI Stage One process and Stage Two with submission in accordance with the required delivery milestones. • Ensuring the programme meets all required access dates, milestones and key dates in compliance with the Employer’s Planning requirements, contract data and works information. • Contribute to assessment of programme risks and programme risk analysis, including development and implementation of mitigation measures. • Interfacing with and provide planning data for other functional teams and stakeholders including, but not limited to: BIM, design, estimation and construction. • Progress monitoring and regular updating of the programme, including forecasting of potential problem areas and mitigation proposals as required. • Liaise with the Project Controls Manager, Reporting Manager and Change Management in all related construction programme matters. • Liaise with the client’s construction planning team, stakeholders and with other works packages to communicate the SCS Construction Planning approach and to ensure sharing of best practice, innovation and continuous improvement. • Pursuing excellence and continuous improvement of the SCS construction planning approach, modification of standard processes and procedures for effective and continuously improvement. • Assessment of change and PMI’s and communication of impacts as required • Appraisal, review and assessment of supply chain programmes and inclusion in main programme as required

Eligibility Criteria

• Degree in civil engineering or an appropriate professional qualification • Prior experience in planning function in civil engineering projects • Knowledge of the development and implementation of asset structures, planning standards, WBS and planning processes. • Competence in Primavera P6 and Tilos • Knowledge of Safety, Environment and Risk Management • Strong communication skills

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How To Apply

If you are interested and would like to be put forward please forward your CV to or alternatively please contact us on 02079745161.