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    North West England, England

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £65000 per annum + car, pension + package

  • Contact:

    Claire Kettle

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  • Published:

    over 3 years ago

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Planner - Manchester - Established Regional Contractor - expansion of Team required on Student Accommodation / Leisure Projects valued at £25m+

The Opportunity

Having established themselves as a contractor who specialises in private rental and hotel accommodation amongst others, due to an increase in workload and size of the projects they are working on wish to further add to their existing Team.

Working within a company that is becoming known in the market for working on large projects in the accommodation sector, they are currently enjoying structured growth that will see them hit the £100m turnover this year with work already secured.

Working initially on a project in Manchester for the next two years, the opportunity for growth and progression within the company is there for the right candidate. Operating both regionally and nationally, they currently have a number of projects underway with a pipeline of further works that only looks to strengthen their brand position in the market.


As Planner, your duties will include leading in the development of baseline programmes for the project, producing weekly/monthly reports, scheduling meetings and managing the planning and programming of the works. In addition, you will need to maintain electronic files have a high standard of administration of planning and managing program documents, check the quality of the production of planning, develop tracking schedules to maintain information and prepare tender event programmes.

You will need the ability to predict where possible and highlight any risks and potential delays reporting regularly to senior management. You will have a good understanding of time and level of service needed for each project, identify potential problems and risks and propose solutions.

This role will suit an experienced Planner from a main contracting background with experience of using ASTA. You will have experience of working on project from tender and pre-construction through to onsite delivery. This role will suit a Planner who is proactive in their approach who is looking for their next challenge.

To Apply

Planners with the right experience should apply immediately via the link.