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Freelance Planner - Bristol (Industrial Unit)

  • Location: Bristol
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Quantity Surveyor
  • Salary: £330 - £400 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: CP2_1560268141
Job description

Position: Freelance Planner

Job Description

My client is a well-regarded Main Contractor who are currently working on some high-profile and exciting projects in the South West area, they are recruiting a Freelance Planner to join their team.

As the Freelance Planner, you will be involved from the tender stages through to project completion.

The project type that you will be involved in will be a large valued Industrial Unit.

This will be a long term contract position, based in the Bristol head office / on site with the potential of occasionally working from home.

Rate of pay circa £350 per day.

Duties

Working as part of project team, but with dual role as independent assessor of progress, giving confidence in project status to senior management

Ensuring the company procedures and planning standards are being implemented

Contributing to the capturing of output rates to ensure company database remains current and competitive

Liaison with broader planning community, especially technical department

Line Management of less senior planners

Ensuring compliance with all Quality, Safety and Environmental requirements

It is essential that you have

Significant experience of construction projects across a broad range of sectors (Ideally Industrial Units)

Ability to manage multiple project programmes running in parallel

Demonstrate knowledge of all aspects of development; design, procurement, construction (structure, architecture, services), commissioning

Excellent communication skills; ability to quickly and clearly articulate key issues and to listen and capture concerns of others

Use of specialist planning software (ideally Primavera and Asta)

Knowledge of the key features of common forms of contract entered into in UK