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Tender Planner


We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Tender Planner to join our dynamic team. You will play a pivotal role in both tendering and pre-construction phases across various projects, including civil, utilities, and infrastructure.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop winning work program strategies for tenders, collaborating with the pre-construction team to assess risks and opportunities.
  • Foster collaboration with internal and external stakeholders, ensuring smooth project execution.
  • Lead and mentor the Tender Planning Team, contributing to their growth and development.
  • Spearhead an efficient planning and programming service for pre-contract and project teams, ensuring consistency across the divisions.
  • Lead and present project schedules (both internal and client-facing) for tenders and live projects.
  • Ensure program compliance with established procedures and guidelines.
  • Collaborate with operational teams to define construction outputs, methods, sequencing, and commissioning processes.
  • Prepare and document planning deliverables: programs, planning philosophies, presentations, and reports.
  • Demonstrate adherence to core values in all your work and interactions.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Degree in engineering/construction or equivalent experience.
  • Operational experience (site engineer/agent) and significant planning experience in medium-to-large UK construction projects.
  • Tender planning experience is a plus.

Essential & Desirable Skills:

  • Proficiency in planning and scheduling software: Primavera P6, Asta, or MS Project.
  • Excellent communication, commercial awareness, and financial acumen.
  • Strong teamwork skills.
  • Comprehensive understanding of the design process, procurement routes, and general construction practices.
  • Familiarity with performance measurement techniques like critical path/progress analysis.

Benefits of joining:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Opportunity to work on diverse and challenging projects
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment
  • Chance to play a key role in the company's growth and success

If you are a passionate and experienced planner looking to make a real difference, we encourage you to apply!

Dan Novell

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