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Senior Forensic Planner

Ref MAX8477 Job Posted 16/10/2018 Region London Location Central London Salary £85k - £90k + package Salary Band £60,000 to £149,999 TypePermanent Consultant Stuart Hackett

A Senior Forensic Planer is required to join a specialist construction claims and disputes consultancy in Central London, to work on complex claims and disputes on building sector projects.  As a Senior Delay Analyst & Forensic Construction Planner, you will analyse large scale and complex delays on a variety of building sector projects throughout London and the South East. You will be joining an established and successful team with an excellent reputation in the market.

Project Details

You will work predominantly on building sector projects, with a variety of construction project values and claims and dispute values. Current projects range between £1m and £400m in value.

Responsibilities and Duties

- Act as the Senior Forensic Planner on major and complex claims and disputes
- Manage extension of time claims
- Preparation and defence of complex claims
- Assessing delay and disruption damages
- Work within a strong team of established claims and dispute professionals in the office
- Provide a first class service to regular blue chip clients and smaller clients when necessary
- Utilise relevant planning software (i.e. Primavera / Asta etc)
- Client meetings
- Writing claim reports
- Support Expert Witness sector work at the company where necessary

Desired Skills and Experience

- Experience of Forensic Planning /  Delay Analysis on construction projects
- Building project experience is essential for this role
- Large project experience is an advantage
- Some experience for a specialist consultancy or disputes division of a larger consultancy is preferred

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

- A degree is desirable
- MCIArb, CEng, MCIOB or similar membership is a bonus however by no means essential

Employing Company Overview and Profile

The company is a specialist construction claims consultancy in the UK and provides claims and expert services to a wide variety of building sector projects. They are a market leader in the provision of live project claims and dispute services and continue to grow due to their unrivalled expertise in this area. They are seeking further growth in their Delay division as well as in Quantum and are pursuing this to support the demand for their services throughout the construction industry.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

The company offer a fantastic salary and package along with a pension scheme, private health, discretionary bonus and profit share should you become a Director of the business in the future.

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