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Senior Planner

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8 Sep 2022
J. Murphy & Sons Limited is a leading global, specialist engineering and construction company founded in 1951 that improves lives by delivering world-class infrastructure. Operating in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Canada, we provide better engineered solutions to infrastructure sectors including Transportation, Water, Power, Natural Resources, and Construction & Property. Headquartered in London, we also have a number of related businesses Ground Engineering; Utility Connections; Murphy Plant; Urban Infrastructure; Murphy Process Engineering; Pipeline Testing Services; Specialist Welding Services; and Electrical Services. We are specialists in delivering pipelines; design; marine; structural steel; tunnelling; fabrication; bridges and piling; and invest heavily in our substantial holding of plant; equipment and facilities. Murphy employs around 3,500 engineers, professional managers and skilled operatives around the world. Together, we work as One Murphy by directly delivering the people, plant and expertise needed to make projects a success. There s more to Murphy. Senior Planner Civil Engineering J Murphy & Sons Ltd are recruiting a for Senior Planner the team on the Severn Trent Water Framework. The successful candidate will be based from our office in Cannock and will report to the Planning and Project Controls Manager. What you will be doing • Undertake the tender planning role in accordance with the business procedures and processes and the requirements of the contract • Accountable for ensuring that integrated, whole life programmes are prepared from first principles • Contribute the required written submission material. • Attend the bid review meeting to contribute a clear view of the work scope and the intentions for delivering it by reference to prepared material. • Attending the handover meeting to contribute a clear view of the work scope and the intentions for delivering it by reference to prepared material and accept further defined tasks. • In consultation with Estimator advise project team of required feedback reports and support. • Line and functional management of junior planning resources • Coach and mentor junior planning staff and support their professional development • Ensure that the scheduling of programmes is appropriate, contract / procedurally compliant, robust and achievable • Undertake and participate in programme risk workshops using tools such as QSRA • Develop and maintain effective communication and collaborative relationships with the Client and other project stakeholders • Mirror the Murphy Values of Safety, Leadership, Integrity and Respect in all behaviours. • Actively promote and embed Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) in all your work and support and comply with all organisational initiatives, policies and procedures on EDI. Who we re looking for • Experienced planner who has worked on a civils major project previously for a contractor. • Ideal background in a site role (Engineering, planning, management) for a Tier 1 contractor • NEC contract experience essential • Programme management of consultants, stakeholder, and approval processes • Providing project progress reports to team and leading the compilation of upstream client reporting • Client interface • Client management skills • Business intelligence (PowerBI, Qlik, Tableau or similar, preferred but not essential) About The Project Severn Trent Water (STW) Capital Delivery Framework for the 7 successful LOT 1 Contractors comprises of a multidisciplinary programme of works covering • Clean & Wastewater Treatment • Infrastructure and • Reactive works across its vast region • STW has received 'Fast Track' status from OFWAT and are thus 1 of 3 Water Utilities proceeding from 1 April 2020 with their AMP 7 Programme of works. About Murphy Charity is at the heart of Murphy values; you will receive 2 days leave per year to donate your time to a charity of your choosing. Many teams choose to support a charity together to positively impact our communities. Access to Murphy Wellbeing: you will have access to a host of online tools, mental health trained colleagues, and if needs be external professional support because we understand that work and life offers challenges that sometimes need a little extra support. Murphy is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture, making Murphy a great place to work where we can all thrive. You can get involved in numerous events and even join our committee dedicated to continuously nurturing Murphy s inclusive culture. What you ll get in return Dedicated and continued investment in your professional development. 27 days holiday, plus bank holidays with the option to buy an additional 2 days holiday each year, holidays increase with length of service Discretionary annual bonus and annual salary review Above market rate contributory pension scheme Life assurance, health screening and enhanced sick pay Enhanced maternity and paternity pay and a maternity returners bonus Extra weeks holiday for all employees getting married and a wedding bonus Subsidised canteen facilities in core locations Other Murphy benefits include retail discounts and cashback, discounted gym memberships, cycle to work scheme etc As part of our commitment to being an inclusive employer we are proud to have signed up to and reduce barriers to employment for people with criminal records. If you think Murphy is the place to help you thrive in a great team dedicated to delivery and engineering excellence, and want to work in an inclusive team culture that rewards performance and drives personal development, apply today
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  • Job Reference: 707265276-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Murphy Group
    Murphy Group
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent