Tender Planner - Highways

Carmichael are working with an international construction company who are seeking a Highways Tender Planner to join the team based in the heart of the North West.

Duties to include

• Leading in the preparation of a construction programme highlighting areas of improvement against the contract programme

• Prepare a tender event programme for the procurement of subcontractors incorporating design release and lead in activities

• Maintain electronic files and administration of planning and programme document to facilitate retrieval as required, utilising the common data environment

• Provide all programme information as required support the management team

• To review risk and opportunities for every programme produced and highlight potential mitigation measures in the programme, including; float and time risk allowances

• Produce a construction methodology in close cooperation with the project team to effectively demonstrate the construction techniques and sequencing in order to successfully deliver projects

• Use the construction programme to produce/assist in the production of project prelim books including, but not limited to, staff resource, logistics and temporary works requirements.

• To engage with the supply chain to develop the project programme with regards to design, lead-ins, construction periods, plant and labour requirements

The person

• Qualification in construction management

• Certification for use of planning and programme software

• Successful track record of working with clients, contractors and other stakeholders on live construction projects

• Understand JCT and NEC forms of contract

• Presentation techniques training