£450-£550/day PAYE Umbrella

A great opportunity exist, inside IR35, for a Planner to work on a project which will restore an historic, listed building in Edinburgh.

Planners with operational experience (i.e. Site Engineering experience) are highly sought after, and encouraged to apply.

Duties include but not limited to -

  • Ensuring that the programme content is functionally compliant with the planning standards, procedures and guidance.
  • Identifying planning scope, major constraints and contract requirements
  • Identifying major quantities and factors affecting the programme
  • Establishing and agreeing with Operations and Bid Team key methods of construction, sequencing, installation and commissioning
  • Producing and documenting the planning deliverables including programmes, planning philosophy, presentations and reports
  • Producing the Tender Programme and supporting information in accordance with the tender requirements
  • Developing overall programmes, issuing to all parties for review and implementing recommendations, innovation and best practice as applicable
  • Reconciling company and subcontract plant/labour and major materials elements in conjunction where appropriate Applying resource levelling techniques as necessary
  • Interfacing with third parties to identify and resolve issues
  • Provide support, as required, to the BIM Co-ordinators to meet the project requirements or tender submission deliverables


Requirements for this position -

  • Operational experience (Site Engineer/Agent etc.)
  • Significant experience planning services in small to medium sized projects within the construction and engineering industry
  • Experience of upgrading heritage sites/historic buildings is beneficial
  • Proficiency in the use of planning techniques and the required planning toolsets
  • An understanding of various forms of tender documents, contract documents and specifications.
  • An understanding of various methods of planning, programming and progress monitoring
  • An understanding of risk and opportunity management with particular reference to planning programming
  • An understanding of the construction market, methods of construction, plant, equipment and labour requirements.

If you are interested in this position, please lodge your CV here