Planning Manager

North West England

Morgan Sindall Infrastructure
Vacancy title
Planning Manager
Contract type
Full time permanent
North West England

Planning Manager

Location: Whitehaven

Talented people are the key to our success

 About us:

Would you like to work for a progressive and ambitious company which is also one of the most successful within the UK construction and infrastructure industry? 

Morgan Sindall provides national construction and infrastructure services to private and public sector customers across a comprehensive range of markets. We aim to create great results for our customers, partners and ourselves.



As a planning manager, you will:


Tender stage:

  • Provide planning management and support to both the pre-contract and contract operations for the business.


  • Produce tender programmes compliant with tender sum, design (where appropriate) and methodology.


  • Produce tender deliverables as required (agreed at initial tender meeting with planning manager / bid manager).


Construction / delivery stage:


  • Produce, manage and update the construction programme and its communication to internal and external customers and major stakeholders.


  • Manage and incorporate change events into the construction programme and jointly with the commercial team, secure full entitlement under the contract.



Already experienced as a planning manager, you will be competent in project management software preferably Primavera Version 6+ and you will have extensive experience in programme and project management, project planning, including programme controls, project review, and cost and risk analysis.  You will have an understanding of the impact that commercial events and activities have on the baseline programme and will have experience of working on multi-discipline civil engineering or construction projects.


About ISA:


Our work focuses on delivering non-nuclear infrastructure activities in a nuclear environment both for civil and military customers.


Infrastructure Strategic Alliance (ISA)


The ISA is an integrated team which consists of three delivery partners; Sellafield Limited, Morgan Sindall and Arup. Working in joint venture with Arup, Morgan Sindall is responsible for a £1.1 billion long term contract to provide essential infrastructure assets to the Sellafield Ltd site.

We are recruiting talented, motivated and ambitious individuals to join our teams. We have a great opportunity for you to join our ISA team where you get the opportunity to work on specialist projects, grow your skills and progress in your career.



Morgan Sindall is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People ‘Two Ticks’ accreditation.  We are also an Investors in People company.

Morgan Sindall is unable to employ anyone who does not have the legal right to live and work in the UK.

In the recruitment process all applicants are required to provide the necessary right to work information and documentation.

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