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Vrsta posla: Full-time

Job Title: Planner

Location/ Division:  Construction Regions [Retail Division]        

Reports To: Account Director

About ISG

ISG is a dynamic construction services company, delivering robust and future-proofed places that help people and businesses thrive. Our 2,800 worldwide specialists in fit-out, technology, construction and development deliver not just buildings, but also an exceptional delivery dynamic and strong customer relationships built on mutual trust, collaboration, and open communication. We blend our unparalleled track record, sound processes and proven delivery methods with a fast-paced and agile culture, ensuring we deliver thriving places that are as agile and resilient as their occupants.

Job Purpose

We are looking for a Planner to provide a timely, effective and professional planning services for proposals and project delivery within the Construction [Retail] division.

The ideal candidate will have excellent fit out construction knowledge in terms of architectural construction detail and the installation and commissioning sequences of M&E services. They will be able to demonstrate the knowledge through sound programming and sequencing on a range of projects and proposals through various planning techniques and software. Supermarket Retail and/or DWP experience would be very useful, but other relevant experience considered.

The successful candidate will be managing multiple projects of a relatively small value, so would need to demonstrate good time management skills as well as the technical aspects of the planning role.

The ideal candidate will need to be able to react quickly to project pace and change, be able to make valid assumptions, challenge design, be able to work alone based on the provided information and have confidence and the ability to back up the programmes. The ideal candidate will understand the issues regarding client business needs in particular, phased occupation and client direct contractor requirements. They will also be willing to share skills and knowledge to other members of the department and enhance internal and external relationships. Effective communication skills are important to this role as the candidate will liaise with the proposal's teams, project teams, departmental colleagues and external parties such as clients, consultants and suppliers. The ability to manage workload around deadlines is also key to this role, as the job holder will have multiple projects and proposals to support.

Key Responsibilities

Integration into project teams

Liaise with clients and external planning consultants

Provide planning services to projects and proposals

Lead programme meetings whether internally or presenting to clients

Set up end to end programmes from appointment to commissioning and close out

Set up and manage auditable trails of programmes

Collate and validate project progress and report to the Divisional Director

Contribute to the efficient way the department is run by feeding lessons learnt and innovation back into the department

Understand what makes each project tick and establish programmes around key milestones

Critical Path analysis

Identify and manage project risk

Ability to contribute to problem solving

React to client change with “big picture” thinking

Ability to produce detailed programmes and options quickly as required by clients

Ability to advise clients on “last possible moment” decision milestones

Develop relationships with internal teams, consultants, clients and suppliers

Train non planners in planning principles, techniques and software


Skills & Experiences

Proven understanding of planning and rescheduling techniques

Proven understanding of the full project cycle and any relative constraints

Proven understanding of M&E infrastructure

Proven understanding of different forms of procurement

Strategic and “big picture” thinker

Software operations relevant to job role [Asta, MS Project]

Experience of being involved in the planning & proposals process within the Retail fit out industry

Presentation skills

Planning experience in a range of business sectors including: Retail, DWP, NEC contract tracking

Ability to prepare and deliver programming and planning in accordance with the guidelines set down by the Society of Construction Law, Delay and Disruption Protocol

Ability to manage own workload

Team player

Passionate and driven

Understanding of M&E infrastructure


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