Senior Planning Engineer

Basingstoke, Hampshire

Job Description

Our Client an international EPC Company require a Senior Planning Engineer to be based in their offices in Basingstoke. The role will be offered with an initial 12 month contract (inside IR35) along with an all-inclusive hourly rate.

Job Overview

Reporting to the Project Control Manager you'll be responsible for supporting ongoing projects.


  • Responsible for the schedule to ensure completion of projects to time and cost
  • Familiar with commercial and financial aspects of project management
  • Successful in identifying any project deviations, slippage reports, opportunities, mitigations and communication of same to the Project Manager/Planning Manager
  • Ensuring that all issues within the programme are highlighted and understood by the Project Manager/ Planning Manager and giving appropriate planning advice.
  • You will deliver the periodic programme updates and information regarding changes and delays that have impacted the programme as required.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Ideally have a degree in a relevant subject or extensive experience within Planning
  • Strong experience in setting up and running engineering FEED programmes for onshore, offshore and subsea projects
  • Expert in Primavera P6
  • Applied experience in planning and scheduling
  • Highly organised, with strong planning skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and stakeholder management skills,
  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills with attention to detail

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