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KN Circet are currently recruiting for a Planning Validator to complement our existing team.
The Planning Validator role is an enhanced estimates validator role and you will be tasked with translating job plans into synthetics and quantities.
You will participate in the successful delivery of various contracts on behalf of Project and Contract managers.
Responsibilities as Planning Validator include:
- Translation of job packs into synthetics and quantities
- The successful validation of work orders to ensure contracted tasks are deliverable within the agreed timescales.
- Contribute to the health and safety of our field staff by providing accurate information about other utilities in the vicinity of our excavation works.
- Ensure that all utility prints are accurately analysed to identify by their colours, the voltages and pressures of cables and pipelines in the vicinity of excavation works, before being issued to the Operational Teams. This is to ensure the safe delivery of the project in line with Internal procedures.
- Providing the sub- contractors accurate noticing information via Aurora.
- Responsible to take information from Aurora to develop and maintain the Management Information System (MIS)
- Provide status reporting to assist with financial reporting, planning and monthly P&Ls.
- Build and maintain effective working relationships within KNNS and client, ensuring collaborative working across teams/areas.
- Issue work orders to Project Managers/Front Line Managers, ensuring they are agreed, acted upon, traced and managed to the successful required outcomes.
- Identify, manage and report on any dependencies, milestones, critical path and potential risks/issues.
- Ensure effective communication with staff and stakeholders ensuring this is delivered in a timely and clear fashion, with expectations clearly set and met.
- Effectively manage and document any issues/escalations raised, ensuring these are dealt with in a timely manner and to a successful conclusion.
Skills & Experience required:
- Operational and commercial awareness
- Excellent Communication, interpersonal, organisational & planning skills.
- Effective time management skills
- Ability to work individually and as part of a team
- Previous experience in a similar role is desirable
- A good understanding and some practical experience in managing Risk, Assumptions, Issues, Dependencies and Escalations
- A good understanding of project governance and control
- Knowledge of telecommunication infrastructure build programs
- Proven ability to work effectively without direct supervision is essential
- Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Excel