Role Description

Job Title:

Construction Planner

Reports to:

Lead Planner

Accountable to:

Lead Planner

Main Objectives

  • As a Construction Planner you will be responsible for a set number of developments, you will work closely with the construction and commercial teams to ensure our projects are delivered in accordance with initial target programme.

Key Responsibilities

  • You will prepare Contract and Target Programmes for each development incorporating relevant design programmes as well as construction, based upon project timescales set by Commercial and Development Teams.

  • Liaise with Contract Managers to finalise the Target Programmes and produce stage / section programmes as required.

  • Monitor and update Target Programmes to mitigate against delays.

  • Work with Site Teams to train and support them in preparing and maintaining short term programmes.

  • Undertake regular site visits to review progress against programme and adjust programmes as necessary.

  • Ensure Site Teams receive update sub-contractor programmes and that these are issued to sub-contractors.

  • Work with Commercial and Finance Teams to ensure that programmes provide sufficient detail for forecasting purposes.

  • Report to Senior Management on development progress against current and initial planned programmes.

  • Support Commercial Teams with the preparation of Extensions of Time claims and demonstrate reasons for delays with appropriate back up.

Skills knowledge and aptitude

  • An strong knowledge of residential house building sequencing and progamming.

  • Relevant experience in an planning role within the housebuilding industry.

  • Extremely competent in the use of Asta PowerProject

  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.

Think you're the right fit?

Great! Send us your application and we'll be in touch

How?

Please send your C.V and covering letter to: Careers@watson-homes.co.uk