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Project Planner - Rail

London and South East
City Town:
Project Management
28 Oct 2022
Vacancy Type:
About The Role

Our Rail division are presently seeking to recruit a Project Planner to support our Central and East London region project management teams.

Utilising your knowledge and expertise for LUL, DLR and Network Rail you will be tasked with Project Controls duties for a range of construction work elements on a variety of projects, covering M&E and Civils works for our TfL clients.  

The Planning team provide vital support to the project management function with various Project Controls duties across the division. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • the production and ownership of project schedules
  • NEC Programme Administration (Contract Programmes, Delay Analysis etc.)
  • production of Tender Programmes
  • supporting Senior Managers with the updating of various management trackers and tools.

This role is offered under our agile working policy.

Key Attributes

  • The Planning Team is expected to have a thorough understanding of planning software and thus candidates must have a demonstrable practical experience in the use of P6 Primavera software
  • Must be a good communicator with strong interrogation and interviewing skills - the role requires the individual to work with all levels of operational managers to gather and capture information to produce programmes and reports.
  • Understanding of the NEC suite of contracts and the contract’s programme requirements
  • Demonstrable competence in using Microsoft Excel.
  • Must have experience working within construction industry – an understanding of projects within urban rail environments and working requirements is highly desirable.
  • Candidates must be able to show an attention to detail and the ability to manage their time across multiple different duties.
  • Candidates should be keen to learn and develop
  • Analytical minded with the ability to see change and its effects

In return we offer:

  • Highly attractive Salary 
  • Pension
  • Bonus
  • Car or car allowance
  • Medical
  • Paid Holiday
  • A dynamic & supportive work environment 
  • A real opportunity to make an impact


**Dyer & Butler are an Equal Opportunities Employer**