Senior Planner

Recruiter
AECOM
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Expires
26 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Requisition/Vacancy No. 155476BR Position Title Senior Planner Job Category Planning Business Line Program, Cost, Consultancy Country United Kingdom State/Province/Region GBR - West Midlands City Birmingham Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees - including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals - serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine's annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World's Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients' projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at . About the Business Line Program, Cost, Consultancy
We provide cost and project management services, and specialist consultancy services, to public- and private-sector clients around the world, with a strong presence in Africa, Australia and New Zealand, Europe, the Middle East and the United States. Job Summary AECOM are looking for a Senior Planner, to be based in Birmingham and able to undertake planning of major construction projects both in a Client environment and working alongside AECOM Project Managers to include all aspects of the service including defining Work Breakdown Structures (WBS), development of activity durations and logic, application of PERT techniques and network diagrams.

Job responsibilities:
1. Programme and Project Scheduling - Able to undertake planning of major construction projects both in a Client environment and working alongside AECOM Project Managers to include all aspects of the service including defining Work Breakdown Structures (WBS), development of activity durations and logic, application of PERT techniques and network diagrams.
2. Training, software, system set-up and implementation support - Increasing the maturity of AECOM's approach to Schedule Management by helping augment training programmes, advice on software platforms, and building and operating the schedule management service.
3. Leadership skills - Able to facilitate and lead on the development of schedules with Stakeholders at all levels 4. Software Skills - Able to use leading industry standard software and tools such as Primavera P6, ASTA Power Project, Microsoft Project
5. Business Development - Internal networking to develop new business and bid support to respond to external Requests for Proposals (RFPs) Minimum Requirements Programme and Project Scheduling - Able to undertake planning of major construction projects both in a Client environment and working alongside AECOM Project Managers to include all aspects of the service including defining Work Breakdown Structures (WBS), development of activity durations and logic, application of PERT techniques and network diagrams. 1. Programme and Project Scheduling - Able to undertake planning of major construction projects both in a Client environment and working alongside AECOM Project Managers to include all aspects of the service including defining Work Breakdown Structures (WBS), development of activity durations and logic, application of PERT techniques and network diagrams. 2. Training, software, system set-up and implementation support - Increasing the maturity of AECOM's approach to Schedule Management by helping augment training programmes, advice on software platforms, and building and operating the schedule management service. 3. Leadership skills - Able to facilitate and lead on the development of schedules with Stakeholders at all levels 4. Software Skills - Able to use leading industry standard software and tools such as Primavera P6, ASTA Power Project, Microsoft Project 5. Business Development - Internal networking to develop new business and bid support to respond to external Requests for Proposals (RFPs) Bachelor's degree in an appropriate construction related field plus continuous professional development. Membership of a recognised institiute Preferred Qualifications Bachelor's degree in an appropriate construction related field plus continuous professional development. Membership of a recognised institiute What We Offer AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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