Senior Project Planner

Job Title: Senior Project Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH26036
Contact Name: David Ward
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

My client is a multi-disciplinary design and engineering company looking to appoint a Senior Project Planner. The project planner will be working closely with the project leads to develop and manage schedules in Primavera P6.


Skills/ Experience:


  • Microsoft Excel including advanced formulas and pivot tables
  • Technical proficient with Primavera P6
  • Experience of Microsoft Project
  • Experience with Management Reporting
  • Experience of stakeholder Management
  • Experience with a variety of Construction Contracts
  • Presentation skills and the ability to run workshops
  • Good general software ability
  • Earned Value Management
  • Risk Management
  • Change Management
  • NEC Contract
  • Primavera P6
  • APMP / PMI
  • HND or equivalent in engineering




To manage and coordinate a planning process, analyse and challenge schedule / programme updates, progress and variance tracking and dashboard reporting either in its entirety or in cooperation with a project specific planner.


  • Work as part of a project control team to build a best practice project control capability.
  • Improve project performance.
  • Monitor and Control Project schedule risks.
  • Develop and manage resource loaded schedules and guide the project team to create a robust
  • project baseline.
  • Facilitate weekly project update meetings to challenge performance and further progress, update
  • forecast to complete hours and implement changes derived from assessments made.
  • Highlight potential risk, critical path analysis, and provide suitable mitigation measures to the
  • Support the change control process and implement baseline change requests with in primavera P6.
  • Continually improve and streamline the planning process. Maintain a consistent process and
  • evaluate the benefit of reporting.


We look forward to receiving your application. For more information please contact David Ward at ALLEN & YORK 01202 888 986.