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Project Controls Lead

  • Location: Kent, TN29 9PP
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 9 days ago

  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Contact: Joe McDermott
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Start Date: 2022-05-10
  • Expiry Date: 09 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 1041012
A top international aerospace, defence, and security company are looking to recruit a Project Controls Lead to join their team in Dungeness.

Candidates must be able to be on site 4 days per week outside of Outage and 12 days off for the outage period (Until August) as support will be needed across both periods

About the role:
  • Develop/Implement and maintain the Project Baseline Budgets
  • Develop and maintain Project Risk & Opportunity
  • Provision of weekly and monthly performance reports
  • To be the key point of contact with the client ad the project accountant concerning all budget and change control
  • Ensuring that the Contract Specification is understood in line with customer requirements including Project Gate and phase reviews of the life cycle of the project
  • Maintaining of project Estimates at Completion and Estimates to completion
  • The processing of additional work which includes the agreement of technical/contractual content to ensure that work can be progressed in accordance with project schedules
What you will need:
  • Previous experience in leading a team and able to demonstrate how you have developed their performances through effective communication and feedback on an ongoing basis
  • An ability to take responsibility for the planning and organisation of resources to ensure delivery in accordance with the customer’s needs
  • To be able to demonstrate how your role contributes to the commercial viability of the site project
  • Experience in the full life cycle of a project from the bidding phase through to the close out
  • Minimum ONC level or OND qualification in an Engineering relevant discipline or equivalent
  • Level 3 NVQ or equivalent
  • A professional qualification, such as APM, PMQ, Acoste, and RICS along with a membership to a professional body or equivalent
  • Experience in schedule management
  • Experience in contract management
  • Experience of Budgeting and Cost Control
  • Experience in Risk, Opportunity, and Issue management
  • The ability to prepare, gain approval of, refine and update business cases that justify the initiation and/or continuation of programmes/projects in terms of benefits, costs and risks
  • Governance arrangements (incl quality) – the organisational and project specific processes, standards and guidelines for the governance of projects, including the process of initiation, review, handover and close out
  • Experience in Schedule Management and an ability to demonstrate an understanding of od developing, baselining, and monitoring of an integrated schedule to inform the direction of the project

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive rates
  • An opportunity to work with an industry leader
  • To be valued as an integral part of a large, beneficial project