Senior Tender Planner

Location Bristol
Discipline: Rail , Construction, Civil Engineering , Design & Engineering
Salary: £50000-60000
Contact name: Luke Norton

Contact email:
Job ref: 578807
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP
We proudly represent a sustainable leader in Civil Engineering Contracting, dedicated to uniting communities by delivering exceptional Road, Rail, Water, and Utilities projects. Our commitment to excellence, safety, and sustainability enhances the quality of people's everyday lives.
We are thrilled to present an exceptional career opportunity for a Senior Tender Planner to become a valuable member of our team in Bristol. Whether you're already seasoned in this role or aspiring to elevate your career, this position offers the chance to shine.
Role Responsibility:
Reporting to the Head of Planning, the Senior Tender Planner will collaborate closely with the Estimator and Bid Manager to prepare tender submissions, primarily within the fields of Civil Engineering, Highways, Utilities, or a related heavy engineering or manufacturing industry.
Key Responsibilities:
The Senior Tender Planner will assume the following responsibilities:
Construction Programmes: Develop comprehensive construction programmes.
Safety and Environmental Focus: Prioritize Health and Safety and environmental considerations as fundamental guiding principles in planning.
Information Synthesis: Gather and summarize information to effectively communicate the project scope to stakeholders.
Methodology Definition: Define construction methods and establish project outputs in consultation with the estimator and team members, including supply chain partners where applicable.
Temporary Works and Indirect Costs: Provide the estimator with a well-justified schedule of temporary works and other indirect cost items.
Submission Material: Contribute to the preparation of written submission materials.
Tender Review Meetings: Participate in tender review meetings to provide a clear view of the work scope and intentions for project delivery.
Handover Meetings: Attend handover meetings to convey project scope and intentions for delivery, with reference to prepared material. Be willing to accept further defined tasks.
The Ideal Candidate:
The ideal candidate for the Senior Tender Planner position should meet the following criteria:
Education: Graduate and/or Chartered Civil Engineer or equivalent.
Experience: Extensive experience in various aspects of Civil Engineering, ideally at the Sub Agent level before transitioning to a Planner role.
Planning Software: Proficiency in Planning Software packages, including P6, ASTA Power project, and Microsoft Project.
Software Proficiency: Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.
Driving License: Possession of a full UK driving license with no more than 6 penalty points.

If you are an experienced Senior Tender Planner with a background in Civil Engineering and the requisite skills and qualifications, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join our team and contribute to the success of our dynamic projects in the construction industry.