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Wed November 25 2020

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Job Description

Job Title:  Planner

Business Area:  Construction - Western & Wales

Looking to make the next step in your career?

This project is a key part of the Strategic Projects business portfolio that spans a variety of sectors including the aviation, science, healthcare and custodial sectors.

Job responsibilities 

We are looking to recruit a Planner, who will report to the Project Manager. The successful post-holder will be responsible for providing project planning support for all aspects of the designated business stream activities from pre-tender to final account stage.   This will involve you managing stakeholder and clients expectations by reporting on performance, budgets, time frames and logistics of the project. You will also conduct programme audits, prepare and develop full tender programmes, develop and maintain the contractors plan and attend tender handover meetings.

What do we need from you? 

Experience in navigating around consultants models to develop construction phasing and sequence plans, use of Sketch up to develop your 4d Synchro plan to visualise the programme and create animations in order to bring the plan to life.

We will also need you to be educated to degree level, or equivalent experience, Primavera P6 and Asta PowerProject experience and be an excellent communicator.

What will you receive? 

Being part of Kier means living our values of being collaborative, trusted and focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture. You can also expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes a company car or allowance, private healthcare, a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday), two employee Share Scheme options, together with additional valuable benefits such as:

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Access to a range of attractive Flexible benefit
  • options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyles
  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount
  • Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers
  • Plus many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.

Pre-employment checks 

It's worth remembering that we'll undertake the relevant/ standard employment checks if you're successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks. 


Make the journey. Leave a legacy. 

Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. 


Kier is an inclusive employer 


Closing Date: 26/11/2020

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