Project Planner

Location Kent
Job Type Contract
Salary £350 - 400 per day
Contact Dom Firth
Call 07892 789 632
Reference 30052024DF

Project Planner / Expeditor

London / Kent area

3-month contract

Rates: £350.00 - £400.00 per day (Limited Co.)

Outside IR35 suitable

Process plant / silos / materials handling / principal contractor

Our client:

We are working with a key client who are a heavy material, process handling & capital equipment engineering and installation company, based out of Yorkshire. We are recruiting for and experienced Project Planner, on a key customer site in London for a minimum of a 3-month contract, on a major process site upgrade.

The Project Planner will be responsible day to day for the following:

  • Drive the programme – make sure it gets done
  • Pushing the Site Manager to makes sure work scope is on track
  • Hold all stakeholders and sub-contractors accountable for what they need to do
  • Update MS projects programme
  • High support and input in all coordination meetings
  • Updating client & sub-contractors on any changes/updates
  • If behind, make all that needs to know aware – what are the solutions?
  • Highlight any potential risks to Site Manager / Project Manager
  • Managing sub-contractors to make sure they are on-time and get their part done

The successful candidate Project Planner will have the following attributes:

  • 5-10 years ideally as a Project Planner on £multi-million programmes
  • Experience in heavy engineering / capital equipment industries – power / chemical / process manufacturing (NOT building/commercial/residential construction)
  • Qualified to foundation level minimum, in Engineering/Project planning or management
  • Site safety passport (CSCS/CCNSG)
  • Highly proficient with MS Projects & Office
  • Strong communication skills, with a keen eye for Health, Safety and Quality
  • Ability to travel or be commutable to London / flexible working
  • Ability to work 10-hour shifts (7am-5pm), with weekend working also during shutdown period

Benefits of this position:

  • Outside IR35 contract
  • 5-month contract – given full project runs smoothly
  • Potential for future interim work

I am looking to speak to experienced Project Planners who is looking for a rewarding and highly challenging contract position. For more information, please contact Luke Corr – Recruitment Manager at ATA Recruitment.

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