Senior Planner
South Wales
£50k - £75k + Benefits

Planner / Senior Planner

Ref: 386| Posted: 10th May 2024

Construction Planner  or Senior Planner - Building / Construction 

(Both Intermediate and Senior Planners Considered)

Location - Swansea / South Wales projects + remote work


What Makes it Great?

-Opportunity to play a key role in their planning team, making a difference to further growth of the business!

-Mix of office and home working

-Long term local South Wales regional projects.

-Diverse range of building sector projects to keep things interesting (including Education, Healthcare, Commercial, Student Accommodation, PRS and Hotels).


Opportunity to join one of the UK's leading building contractors, working on long term local regional South Wales projects.

Role will involve a mix of preconstruction and live works planner duties, using Asta, working on a range of general build sector projects including Education, Healthcare, Commercial Leisure and High Rise Residential.



Overseeing the Planning process, you’ll exemplify commitment to Health & Safety, and ensuring quality and best practice will be second nature to you.

As a Senior Planner, you’ll be responsible for: 

  • Strategic development of planning procedures to ensure best practice and robustness, including regional protocol for bid and construction stage planning, programme control and reporting
  • Provide planning support to all regional bids, managing the appraisal and review process to identify programme constraints, statutory and contractual obligations, analyse and manage programme risk, and develop efficient programme and logistics solutions and material in support of bid submissions
  • Support the bid team to achieve commercially attractive tender solutions
  • Liaise with key supply chain to ensure compliance and alignment with programme strategy
  • Co-ordinate / assist in the preparation and presentation of bid appraisal material for regional Board settlement
  • Co-ordinate / assist in the preparation and delivery of Client presentations / interview
  • Manage the transfer of programme intelligence from bid to contract stage, including programme assumptions, resource and output calculations, supply chain agreements, supporting logistics, time risk allowance and opportunity



To be considered for this Planner role you must meet the following criteria:

-As a senior Planner you’ll have experience in a Planning role or significant experience in front-end construction project management, with ability to operate at a strategic level, reviewing and developing procedures to reflect industry best practice.

-Knowledge of design, procurement and commercial processes, and the interdependencies and impact on planning and programming is essential.

-You’ll be ambitious and be able to pursue a career where you can grow and progress.

-Previous Main contractor employment.

-Ideally previous experience using Asta software

-Previous building sector project experience is essential.

Permanent job only. 



-£50k - £75k basic  (dependent on experience)  

-Car / Car Allowance


To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.
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