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Senior Construction Planner - Major Projects

Location: London, UK

Reference: PD 17668

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The company

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company that has delivered world class projects since 1990. Today we employ over 5,000 people across five global hubs in Europe, Middle East North Africa and India, North America, Asia Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Four simple values guide our behaviour in our pursuit of a better way; Safety first - no compromise, Client focus - deliver on our promise, Create opportunity - for our people to excel, Integrity - always doing the right thing. We aim to attract the best and brightest people, whatever their background, to bring new perspectives to some of the most challenging and inspiring projects around the world.

We support our people who are aiming to achieve an academic or professional qualification that will help them develop personally and deliver to the highest standard for our clients. At Mace you can deepen your knowledge, expand your skills and define your own path.

The opportunity

Be a part of our construction business that has delivered some of the most recognised and celebrated projects, from fixed price contracting to construction management and everything in between.

At Mace, planning is an essential function of successful project delivery and not just as a checking and reporting role; so, if you're a driven, enthusiastic individual with excellent communication/presentation skills and you're feeling frustrated in the lack of recognition that the planning function/individuals receive in your current organisation then then please get in touch.

The role

Senior Construction Planner - Major Projects

The Mace major projects division has an opportunity for a senior planner to work on a high profile mixed-use residential and commercial office construction project in central London.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established sector within Mace that is currently experiencing an exciting and sustained period of growth.

The existing team have a proven track record of successfully delivering a wide variety of projects to the highest quality. This is for a high profile iconic project in excess of £400m.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Continuous development of the Mace detailed master programme in Asta Powerproject Enterprise.
  • Working collaboratively on the development of the T/C’s detailed construction/installation programmes.
  • Incorporating the T/C programme information into the Mace master programme.
  • Managing the T/C progress reporting and integration of progress information into the Mace master programme.
  • Monitoring of KPI’s and production of weekly/monthly dashboards and reports.
  • Developing of medium and short range programmes in conjunction with trade contractors and package managers.
  • Managing change instructions, demonstration of change impacts cause and effect and development of mitigation options.
  • Developing construction KPI’s and reporting regime.
  • Evaluating the EOT and other T/C claims.
  • Output monitoring and metrics based reporting.
  • Management of T/C planning and programming.
  • Validation of trade contractor progress reporting.


Your experience, knowledge and skills need to include:

  • Experience in detailed construction planning on projects above £200m+.
  • Experience of working under the NEC for of contract.
  • Experience of leading and managing collaborative planning sessions and developing programme outputs.
  • Previous experience at both the tender and contract stages of projects.
  • Proficiency in use of Asta Powerproject Version 12 or above.
  • A solid understanding of construction techniques.
  • Strong communication skills.


  • A degree or HNC/HNC - relevant qualification in construction is preferred.
  • Professional memberships are an advantage but are not essential.

"Mace is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for our people to excel."

London, UK


Contract type:

PD 17668

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