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Tender Planner

Location: Barnsley, United Kingdom

Reference: PC107

Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 per annum (Car Allowance + Pension + Life Insurance)

Type: Permanent, full-time

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Tender Planner needed for our client in the Barnsley area. Our client provide specialist multi-discipline engineering services throughout the UK. The purpose of this role is to develop competitive cost effective tender programmes to meet identified customer needs.

The key tasks and responsibilities are, but not limited to:
+ Build a programme from first principles in Primavera P6 and other planning software packages.
+ Liaise with estimating to determine sufficiency and compliance of internal resources and also subcontractor/supplier quotations with respect to programme/methodology
+  Input into the tender strategy
+  The presentation of tender programmes to senior management at tender review meetings
+  Liaison with the delivery teams in respect of placing supplier / subcontractor enquiries
+ Technical appraisal of construction labour, plant, materials and temporary works
+ The effective analysis and pricing of programme risks
+ The preparation of tender submission documents including programme narrative.
+ Plant & labour reconciled with estimator.
+ Produce Programme what-if scenarios as appropriate.

Candidates for this role must be a team player and should meet the following criteria:
+ Possess a comprehensive contracting and planning background within a commercial / industrial construction environment
+ Possess an understanding of the construction process including the importance of innovative solutions
+ Ability to coordinate a multi-disciplinary Bid Team when required
+ Have an analytical approach , able to understand & follow good planning procedures, be well organised, self-motivated and able to work alone or within a team
+ Good communication skills for all levels
+ Must be IT literate, particularly with MS Word & Excel
+ An in depth knowledge of common construction planning software

Educational/Professional:
+ Degree or HNC/HND