Lead Planning Engineer - £600m project

Location: London, England Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + car & package
Sector: Planning and Project Controls Type: Permanent
Contact: Matt Lilburn Job Published: 17 days ago

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Lead Planning Engineer to join a leading name in the construction industry on one of their major projects based in London. They will join a main contractor with an unrivalled track record for delivering key major projects for their UK and International clients.

The Lead Planning Engineer will be site based and a £600m mixed use development comprising of residential, leisure and retail space. They will be responsible for leading the planning function on the project and playing a pivotal role in its successful delivery.

They will be provided support by an Assistant Planner and they will oversee a team as the project gathers pace. They will work closely with the Project Director and make sure the construction programme is communicated effectively to the site team.


  • Site based construction planning experience
  • Must have a main contracting background
  • Solid understanding of the construction process and techniques
  • Advanced user of planning software packages - Asta Powerproject or Primavera P6
  • Strong communication skills is essential
  • Hold a construction related qualification - Degree / HND / HNC

On offer is a competitive basic salary of between £85-90,000 per annum plus an attractive benefits package which includes a £7,000 car allowance, annual bonus, life assurance, pension, private medical and other great benefits.

If you are looking for new career challenge within planning and you would like to be considered for the above opportunity then please apply by sending your CV or call Matt Lilburn on 01342 330 533 for further information quoting reference 939734.

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