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Job Details


  • Job Location: Leeds
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £25,000 p/a - £26,000 p/a
  • Posted on: 11th Oct 2019
  • Job Reference: J1559
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Job as a planner in the Housing sector:

Create, maintain, review and administer construction schedules and plans

Liaising with managers and engineers to discuss the progress of the project and address any issues that arise

Liaise with external contractors and suppliers to organize the phases of the construction development

Keep the client team up to date on progress to present to the client

Present information for internal meetings on the project

Problem solving

Produce tender plans to support bids

You will need these skills:

  • Strong communication including writing reports and presenting
  • Understanding engineering principles
  • Time management and planning
  • Organisation
  • Methodological approach
  • High Attention to detail
  • Excellent IT skills and relevant knowledge of Planning software including MS Project, Asta PowerProject and Primavera P6
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Strong Problem solving
  • Budget and financial management
  • Leadership
  • Work as part of a team and individually
  • A Site Management background is beneficial

Qualifications desirable:

A bachelor's degree in an engineering related field, including building management, construction engineering, building studies, surveying and civil engineering

OR if degree is an unrelated field

Chartered Institute of Building's (CIOB) Diploma programme is required.

Nicholas Associates Professional is a highly respected industry leading professional recruitment agency specialising exclusively in Executive Search and Selection, Construction, Engineering and Technical, and Finance and Accountancy roles across the UK and internationally. Working with many of the UK's most well-known client brands, we are passionate about matching the best talent to the best roles.

Nicholas Associates Professional is part of Nicholas Associates Group, a market leading partner of choice for talent management solutions, from Apprentice to Boardroom. For us, it's all about enabling people to be their best.

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