Job Title: Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + exemplary benefits package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: AM65969_1521220219
Contact Name: Anthony Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 16, 2018 17:10

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Planner to join a busy rail projects team, for a large well respected business, based in London. The successful applicant would be focused on deploying planning and controls expertise across a number of prestigious rail programmes


Planning engineers are responsible for all activities associated with the preparation and periodic progress reporting of Level 1 and Level 2 schedules;

Support the project teams with all planning related responsibilities associated with the management of their contracts and reporting requirements;

Participates and supports the project teams in project and programme planning and progress meetings; and

Identifies and maintains programme / project milestone and schedule interface activities.


Support the planning and scheduling processes that are required to manage contracts and contractor schedules;

Support the programmes progress and reporting requirements;

Maintains up to date and accurate schedule interface requirements;

Adherence to NEC contract processes for management of schedule data and submissions; and

Maintain an awareness of commitments and undertakings and support efforts to manage the requirements to avoid breach.

Essential experiences sought

Experience in performing, monitoring, and reviewing planning and scheduling functions, which include schedule development, control, and analysis, in the field and the home office;

Skilled in oral and written communication;

Proficiency with PC operating systems, with proficiency in several basic software applications;

Proficiency with multiple discipline specific software applications such as: Primavera (P6) and Microsoft Office Applications;

Intermediate level of knowledge of engineering, procurement, contracts, construction, and start-up work processes; and

Knowledge of engineering and construction management.


Up to £50,000 per annum (£60,000 at a push), plus a marketing leading benefits package.