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Planning Manager

Full Time



  • Reporting to the Project Manager/ Project Director/ Business Unit Head.

  • Jointly prepare the project start-up and execution plan with the Project Manager, as well as to define key project targets in terms of time, cost, quality, resources, EHS and contractual.

  • Lead a team of professional and technical staff in planning and execution of day-to-day operations to achieve all key project targets. Maintain site works arrangement, sequences and requirements.

  • Plan and update master programme, define and track key project milestones, review status of critical path and set pull-planning targets for the project team to manage site progress and activities effectively. Plan out catch-up schedule and resources, if necessary.

  • Resolve drawing and specification discrepancies.

  • Interpret contractual implications and requirements.

  • Work with the Project Director/ Project Manager on budget and cost estimation.

  • Liaise with client’s representatives and consultants for works requirements and on technical matters, including structural, architectural and M&E requirements and coordination.

  • Prepare project progress reports.



  • Degree in Building/ Civil Engineering/ Construction Management or related.

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in site planning and coordination work for building projects.

  • Strong knowledge of construction sequencing, project design and planning parameters and authorities’ requirements; Competency in cross-disciplinary coordination and proficiency in scheduling works.

  • Adept at directing and coordinating members of the team by delegating tasks, resolving conflicts, setting project milestones, evaluating progress and promoting overall teamwork.

  • Capable of quick, logical thinking and able to react decisively to issues; adopt a proactive mindset when facing and solving issues; Meticulous in planning and attentive to details.

  • A proponent of lean principles, actively seeking to maximize value and minimize waste in processes and resource management; Believer of empirical data and measurement as the basis of decision-making to improve efficiency and productivity.

  • Applicants with prior relevant experience in residential/ commercial/ industrial/ healthcare/ institutional/ government sector/ others* projects will be preferred.


If you desire to pursue a challenging career, we would be delighted to receive your application. Please send us your detailed resume stating your current salary & expected salary together with a recent photograph to :

Human Resource Department

Tiong Seng Contractors (Pte) Ltd

21 Fan Yoong Road, Tiong Seng Building, Singapore 629796


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