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Senior project planner

Job Title: Senior project planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Switzerland
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: January 2021
Duration: Permanent
REF: 12113
Contact Name: Skyemarie Bree
Contact Email:
Job Published: 2 months ago

Our client is a leading M&E Fit Out Specialist firm with a solid footprint within the pharmaceuticals, data centres and power transmission and distribution.


Rubicon Consulting is currently recruiting for a Senior Project Planner for a permenant position based in Switzerland.




  • Provide a high quality of service to the project manager
  • Managing, mentoring, and providing guidance to Planners / Juniors as required depending
  • Review Contract documentation and highlight key schedule and tracking requirements
  • Develop Construction schedule based on high level target schedule and WBS received from Project manager
  • Support in client schedule negotiations
  • Labour & Metrics load the schedule based on hours & quantities received from the Commercial Team
  • Develop the required Trackers and Reporting templates
  • Develop fully integrated construction schedule in conjunction with the Main Contractor and Project Manager
  • Measure & track weekly progress and efficiency in consultation with the Site Team and validate this formally with the Commercial Team every 2 / 3 weeks
  • Highlight potential risks and roadblocks to the project team and lead planner on an ongoing basis


Required Skills:


  • 3rd level qualification in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Building Services Engineering, Quantity Surveying, or strong trades background coupled with technical ability may be considered
  • 5+ years’ experience / demonstrate ability to develop and implement plans, monitor, and control work
  • Preferably experience working on Data Centre, Pharmaceutical, Industrial type installations.
  • Must be capable of producing project plans from design and commercial information
  • Must be capable of coordinating the development of multiple project plans
  • Microsoft Project / P6 or Equivalent Planning Software, Microsoft Office tools - Excellent report writing skills
  • Time management essential to satisfy demands of busy schedule


Desired attributes:

  • Results Orientation
  • Commercial Acumen
  • Customer Service/Relationship Builder
  • Innovates and Improves Processes
  • Attention to Detail
  • Resilience and Positivism
  • Team Worker/Builder


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