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JN Bentley Ltd

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JN Bentley are recruiting for a Planner to join the Anglian Water @ONE Alliance on a permanent basis
Location East of England | Peterborough Contract type Permanent | 37.5 hours/week
Sector Water | Wastewater Salary Competitive
Discipline Design | Project Delivery Interested? APPLY HERE

Working on circa 800 infrastructure projects across the region with sustainability, customer, and innovation at the heart of everything we do brings us a host of exciting and complex challenges to overcome on a day-to-basis. As we look to increase our efficiency whilst outperforming against project and customer expectations, it is essential we plan in the most innovative, robust and accurate fashion. With this in mind, we are looking for a number of Planners with some experience, who are keen to progress , to join the team!

We are open to part-time, flexible and agile working arrangements for a healthy work life balance whilst achieving delivery targets.

What will you be doing as our new Planner?

As our new Planner, you’ll take ownership of the project plan, drive the project team to deliver to the plan and challenge any delay and deviation. You will be a key member of a wholly collaborative team and will use your experience, enthusiasm and skills to help the team drive efficiency and outperformance.

Key responsibilities

  • Collaboratively develop and maintain robust detailed project plans for the Delivery Team in accordance with @one requirements ensuring methodology is consistently followed
  • Ensure project plans capture the full project scope and resources are considered and loaded as required
  • Pro-actively identify opportunities and risks in the plan. Monitor the critical path and key milestones, advising the delivery team on any potential changes and leading challenge an mitigation actions
  • Develop 4D animations of the project plan to aid digital rehearsal of the project construction
  • Design and implement effective and value- added communication plans ensuring relevant teams and individuals are clear and buy into the strategy and approach
  • Ensure planning standards are maintained across @one and published processes are adhered to
  • Appreciate and uphold the Health & Safety standards in all planning processes with the mantra of ‘Nothing is so important that we cannot take the time to do it safely’ at the heart of all activities

A little bit about your skills, experience and behaviours ….

To be considered for this role, you’ll have demonstrable experience of working on relevant projects within the Civil engineering sector, preferably in the Water Industry. To succeed in this role, you’ll require P6 experience. With experience of leading collaborative planning processes, you’ll have the ability to interrogate/take information from drawings to implement an efficient planning service to the business.

Your ability to communicate complex information to a wide range of audiences whilst working in a pressurised situations to tight deadlines will be crucial. Able to adapt as required to meet project objectives, you’ll be innovative and supportive to other member of the teams to enhance the reputation of the Planning team amongst the business.

What can we offer

At JNB you will be offered a competitive salary which is commensurate based on your experience. Our core benefits include:

  • 26 days holiday plus bank holidays with the option to buy and carry over
  • Flexible pension contributions up to 5% employee 10% employer
  • Life assurance of 4 x salary
  • Income protection
  • Private medical insurance
  • Health cash plan
  • Car benefit
  • Annual professional institution subscription costs
  • Career and professional development opportunities