Senior Planner


Senior Planner

Business Area: Infrastructure

Place of Work: Waterloo - London

Contract Type: Permanent 

Osborne is one of the leading construction businesses in the UK. As a family-owned business, we have the freedom and flexibility to take a different approach. We focus on creating structures and spaces that provide an environment for people to thrive in and solutions for our customers that provide a better experience during the creation. From rail to road, housing to healthcare, however large the project or contract, we know that it is always personal to the people who use it and those that are responsible for it. 

We provide an inclusive environment which is aligned to our core values of Quality, Integrity, Openness, Caring and Progressive. We value everyone as an individual and provide the opportunity to influence and change the way that we do things to ensure that we progress and evolve as a business. As a responsible employer we are also committed to promoting and protecting the physical and mental health of all our staff at all times.


The Opportunity


We are currently recruiting for a Senior Planner to join our rail business supporting a key long term framework. Reporting to the Head of Planning,  you will be responsible for planning a package of works within the Wessex framework. This entails working closely with our pre-delivery managers, customers, stakeholders, our main design partner, other designers, supplier partners, and our delivery teams to create solutions that delight our customers.

You will adopt the collaborative culture that exists throughout the project team, including suppliers and customers, helping to ensure that everyone works towards our common vision of a vibrant delivery mechanism that delivers on promises, is chosen by customers and has safety at its core.

What are we looking for?


We are looking for an experienced planner who has worked within the rail industry and understands first principles application of project planning. You have demonstrable experience of supporting projects of various sizes and have an excellent understanding of site activities. You will be able to work collaboratively at all times, ensuring that energies are focussed on finding the best value solutions. You will be comfortable liaising with a range of internal and external stakeholders and be able to use rationale and reasoning to support your approach.

Our Benefits
  • Competitive Salary and Company Car (dependent on position)
  • Company Pension
  • 25 Days Holiday
  • Gift Day off for your Birthday
  • Private Health Insurance (after qualifying period dependent on level)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Life Assurance
  • Trade Discount Cards
If this sounds a lot like you, and your approach to your work is the same as ours, we would love to hear from you. If we end up working together, we will give you a great environment to work in with real opportunities for you to shine, deliver great work and develop your career.
Please note that we would also make reasonable adjustments where possible to ensure that our places of work are inclusive and allow us to support the creation of a diverse and engaged business.

Due to the nature of the work that Osborne are involved in, additional criminal record checks maybe required to carry out particular roles. This will be clarified during the interview process.  
Please click on the following link for more information on this role: Job Specification

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