Project Planner

Job Location


Published By

BPIC Network

Type of Job

Full Time

Published Date

27 October 2021, 16:00:00

About the job

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Project Planner base in Reading to join the Construction team of a leading construction, residential development, and property services businesses in the UK.

The primary focus of this role will be to provide an effective and professional planning and programming service for pre-contract and project teams which is recognised as such by Wates, clients and consultants.


Key Accountabilities will include:

  • Clearly establish the company has the experience and resources to carry out the project successfully

  • Identify the advantages for the client and client’s team if Wates are awarded the contract

  • Demonstrate a full understanding of the project and client needs and assess viable alternatives that could give Wates a competitive advantage.

  • Accurately assess site preliminaries including cost of scaffolding, major plants, temporary electrics etc.

  • Obtain programme advice from key trade contractors/supplier.

  • Ensure the project team are fully briefed and issued with copied of Tender plan and Programme at Estimator’s handover meeting.


Knowledge, skills and experience required:

  • We are looking for an individual with a strong knowledge of the construction business, methods and technology along with an understanding of planning techniques, the tender process and Asta Powerproject planning software.

  • To be successful in the role you will be an effective communicator with skills in project management, document and tender preparation as well as an understanding of risk management techniques and value creation.

A Rewarding package on offer.


Competitive salary

About us

BPIC working on behalf of our client. Our mission is to increase the participation of black and ethnic individuals in the industry whilst also empowering and educating individuals along the way. We champion the importance of diversity within the industry by directly providing solutions for organisations to create inclusive work environments and attract a diverse workforce. The network is dedicated to delivering solutions for participants that work in all areas of the industry from major infrastructure projects, fit-outs, SMEs to specialist professions that support our industry such as tech, law & finance.