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Project Controls Manager

  • Location:

    Manchester, United Kingdom

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Dependent on experience

  • Contact:

    Daniel Wolstenholme

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  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    10 Apr 00:00

We’re looking for experienced Project Controls professionals to join our UK-based client on a staff basis. Our client is a leading global consultancy providing solutions and assurance to a number of industries including Nuclear, Rail, Highways, High Tech & Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical, Utilities, Airports etc.


What does the job involve?

Our client is one of the leading consultancy providers to the Infrastructure sector. Using their skills, processes and knowledge they provide industry leading services to their clients. We are currently recruiting for Project Controls Engineers/Managers and professionals to undertake duties on a number of high profile, Northwest based infrastructure projects.


The Project Controls Engineer/Manager will provide performance reporting and analysis support. This may be part of a large team or as the key day to day contact point with the client. Typical activities include working with cost, planning and risk management professionals to develop work breakdown structures and robust performance baselines, establishing progress and cost monitoring methods, producing project control reports and provide performance analysis and recommendations for our clients.


What skills and experience do you need?

Previous experience working in a project controls environment on a major project or programme within the Infrastructure sector (Ideally Rail, Highways, Nuclear, Pharma, Utilities, Airports) would be beneficial, however, In order to be able to carry out the duties of the role as required, candidates will be expected to demonstrate a thorough understanding/experience of the following:


Earned value, progress updating, cost control, change control, baseline management, reporting, P6 environment You will be expected to be numerate and computer literate, highly competent in the use of Microsoft Excel, planning software such as Primavera and experience of reporting databases such as MS Power BI, Tableau would be beneficial. You will also be familiar with financial/procurement systems such as Oracle and SAP and web-based project control tools. Typically, a qualified graduate in a relevant discipline with some relevant work experience or previous proven experience in a project control environment. PCE’s should be proactive, self-starters with well-developed communications and analytical skills.


What to do next

If you feel this opportunity could be a fit for your skills and experience, click the apply button!

Recruitment processes with our clients usually move quickly and successful applicants will advance to interview stage promptly. Regrettably, only applicants who demonstrate the required experience outlined in the advert will be contacted.


DATS Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer which promotes and celebrates diversity in the workplace.

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