Project Planner

South East London
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Carmichael UK are recruiting for a Project Planner on behalf of a Tier 1 Contractor 



Reigate and projects across London & South (South London, Kent, Surrey, Sussex, Dorset & Hampshire)


Key Purpose

  • To provide a full planning service during Pre-Qualification, Tender, Contract and Post Contract stages.


Core Responsibilities

  • Prepare programmes and methodology statements in line with the requirements of the contract.
  • Produce site logistics and layout plans indicating site access/egress and distribution methods.
  • Identify and capture relevant information to allow the planning and execution of the works to an achievable and competitive timescale
  • Liaise with Subcontractors to obtain information on lead-in periods, working periods and methods, furthermore, validate the programme.
  • Assist in the production of short-term programmes to allow the planning, execution and monitoring of the works compared against the contract programme
  • Liaise with Specialist Contractors to ensure that works are constructed under the latest information
  • Carry out independent site visits to monitor progress.
  • Produce progress reports based on site visits for use at internal and external reviews.
  • Assess the scaffold requirements of a project at the tender stage and produce a scaffold schedule for pricing.
  • Presenting proposals to the leadership team.
  • Presenting to clients.
  • Attend internal and external reviews to discuss methodology, programme, and progress.
  • Prepare short-term programmes to assist the site team in achieving short-term targets in line with the contract programme.
  • Produce and maintain progress records for use on an extension of time /claim situations.
  • Integrate into the site / regional team to ensure good communication and openness are prevalent.
  • Preparing and managing programmes under NEC & JCT



  • HNC/HND or a Degree in a construction-related subject (Essential)
  • Membership of the CSCS scheme (Essential)
  • Powerproject (Essential)
  • Bluebeam, Excel, PowerBI & Sketchup (Preferable but not essential)
  • A good understanding of construction methods and technology including materials (essential)