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Senior Planner

Job Title: Senior Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Harrow
Salary: Not Specified
Reference: WRT-2020-11-11-8FF839E8B1E0
Job Published: November 11, 2020 11:01

Job Description

Job Description

We have an opportunity for a Senior Planner to join our Residential team working on Projects based in Harrow. To provide an effective and professional planning and programming service for pre-contract and project teams. This role will work on exciting plans we have on in Harrow (Site) and also from our Leatherhead office.

Wates Residential is responding to the needs of its customers by developing mixed tenure housing schemes in partnership with both public and private sector organisations.

Our business covers new-build and partnership housing development activities, reaffirming our long-term commitment to deliver more and better homes; helping to tackle the UK's urgent need for new housing.,

  • Instigate and monitor a balanced suite of performance measurement criteria throughout a project's lifecycle

  • Ensure proper integration of design and procurement elements of programmes with construction

  • Produce integrated tender programme and method statement and present proposals to settlement meeting

  • Change management: review programme effect of changes and advise on EOT issues

  • Produce schedules as well as obtain and analyse quotes for all time-related preliminaries

  • Accountability for the most complex, largest or several significant projects and manage all to a successful conclusion with minimal supervision, this may involve supervising other Planners

Candidate Description

To be successful in this role you will be a qualified Planner with effective communication skills and solid experience on large scale Residential projects. You will also have knowledge of a variety of performance measurement techniques, such as Critical Path Analysis, Earned Value Analysis and use of Key Performance Indicators.

Employer Description

Wates Group was established in 1897 and it is now one of the largest, most successful family-owned private construction, development and property services companies in the UK.

We employ circa. 3,500 people, working with a diverse range of clients and partners from across the public and private sectors. Our work is guided by inspiring better ways of creating the places, communities and businesses of tomorrow.

We offer our people the opportunity to grow their careers whilst working together to deliver the promises we make to our customers. Learning and development activity is aligned with our business priorities and in 2019 we invested c.£1.2m in 6,741 training days

As a responsible and inclusive employer, we are committed to equality and proud to have been recognised for this through a range of accolades including gold accreditations with both Investors in People and C2E (Committed to Equality).

Our In-house Recruitment Team embrace diversity and are focused on finding the best people to join us here at Wates.

Please note candidates represented by agencies will not be considered at this time.