Planner

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 17 - £ 19 / Hour
  • Category
    Office and Secretarial - Project Support
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-112019-104983

Our client, one of the largest industrial manufacturing companies in Europe are currently recruiting for a Planner to support the project teams with all planning related activities associated with the management of their contracts and reporting requirements.



  • Location: Westferry & other cross rail sites as required

  • Pay: £17-£19 per hour

  • Type: Monday-Friday, full time

  • Duration: 26 weeks

  • Start date: ASAP


Principal Accountabilities:



  • Participating and supporting the project teams in project and programme planning and progress meetings. Identifying and maintaining programme / project milestone and schedule interface activities

  • Responsible for preparing periodic progress reporting of Level 1 to Level 4 schedules.

  • Performing and/or coordinating, collecting, verifying, and integrating the work scope for all entities into the total project plan

  • Establishing milestones for the total project or major portions of the project.

  • Reviewing and evaluating schedule duration's for all activities relative to the support of project milestones

  • Planning, organising, and supervising schedule resource loading and analysis

  • Supporting development of scheduling standards and procedures

  • Performing project schedule analysis and studying of problem areas to determine critically of schedule activities

  • Preparing and presenting schedule impact reports

  • Monitoring that schedule backup and historical archiving is carried out in accordance with programme requirements

  • Evaluating study results and recommending conclusions for project team consideration and discussion


Person Specification:



  • Experience in performing, monitoring, and reviewing planning and scheduling functions, which include schedule development, control, and analysis, in the field and the home office

  • Relevant experience on a large scale infrastructure project.

  • Skilled in oral and written communication

  • Working knowledge of PC operating systems, with proficiency in several basic software applications.

  • Working knowledge of multiple discipline specific software applications, such as Primavera (P6) and Microsoft Office Applications, for example.

  • Knowledge of engineering and construction management customarily acquired over time through specialised instruction or practical experience.


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Adecco is an equal opportunities provider.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Libby Cella