Senior Planner

Job Title: Senior Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Frankfurt am Main, Hessen
Salary: €60000 - €80000 per annum + living allowance + accommodation + travel
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JR12124_1566459551
Contact Name: Joe Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 22, 2019 08:39

Job Description

Senior Planner


Salary: €60,000 - €80,000 + €28,000 Living Allowance + Accommodation + Travel

Job Ref: JR12124

An established and globally recognised specialist main contractor are currently actively recruiting for a Senior Planner to join their specialist data centre construction team to work on complex and challenging projects in Frankfurt.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Planner to further their career by working in the rapidly expanding data centre construction sector - this is a sector which has seen huge growth in recent years and shows no signs of slowing that growth in the foreseeable future.

Rotation every two weeks is on offer for any Senior Planner looking to rotate home. Accommodation and flights are covered in addition to a large living allowance of €28,000 per year.

Roles and Responsibilities of the Senior Planner

The Senior Planner will have the following Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain schedules for design / engineering / construction / commissioning
  • Develop and maintain progress databases
  • Progress reporting
  • Milestone projections, delay / float path analysis
  • Recording delay and disruption
  • Earned Value Management
  • Monitoring schedule performance and productivity
  • Site progress verification, including incorporating quality assessments
  • Attending schedule meetings, liaising with client and subcontractors
  • Preparation of tender schedules
  • Preparation of histograms
  • Leading planning meetings and weekly work planning systems
  • Resource / cash loading of schedules
  • Providing data for payment applications
  • Completing contract review reports
  • Responsibility for quality and accuracy of schedules and reports
  • Making relevant parties aware of issues and advising on solutions
  • If required, managing a team of planners

Requirements of the Senior Planner

The following will be expected of the Senior Planner:

  • 5+ previous experience of construction projects
  • Ideally a third level degree in a construction-related field
  • Proficient in all MS Office packages, with advanced level MS Excel
  • Excellent organisational and project planning skills
  • Excellent negotiation & problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team & work on own initiative
  • Ability to work well under pressure and within a strict deadline environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player with ability to build effective relationships at all levels
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work well within a friendly team
  • Career driven, ambitious and enthusiastic

To apply for this opportunity for Senior Planner or to find out about other specialist Data Centre opportunities please call Joe Raymond at Project Resource 01189 522 240 or email

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