Project Controls Manager

  • Permanent
  • London
  • Applications have closed. GPW Recruitment


We are looking for a Project Controls Manager with experience in delivering a PCM Scheduling similar role in large, high-value engineering and construction projects, for a permanent position in London. Salary is negotiable, depending on suitability to the below role with travel costs for non-local candidates. You will have proven experience in people management with team leader capability and excellent written and verbal communication and influencing skills, at all working and management levels.

Working as the successful Project Controls Manager, you will be working on a Nuclear new-build £20Billion project, under the direction and leadership of the Head of Project Controls, to lead the development, implementation, use and maintenance of Project Controls Scheduling processes within the Project. This will include oversight of day to day management, staffing, and the implementation of Integrated Project Controls standards and processes.

To be responsible for the direction and co-ordination of all Project Controls Scheduling activities associated with the development, design, manufacture, construction and commissioning of the the project within safety, quality, time and cost milestones. To act as a key interface between the Programme Managers and internal stakeholders, including supervision of other Project Controls. You will become familiar with key documents contained within the projects Integrated Management System (IMS).

Key Interfaces include Head of Project Controls, other Project Controls Disciplines (Scheduling, Risk Opportunity Trend & Change (ROTC), Reporting), Finance Function (Budget and Cost Estimate), Project and Programme Managers, Engineering and Delivery Director, Supply Chain Function, Project Controls Director/Head of Integration/IPC Planning Manager.

Essential experience:

*Minimum of a degree in Engineering, Construction, Quantity Surveying or other related field or equivalent experience

*Professionally qualified with chartered or equivalent status

*Demonstrable experience in delivering a PCM Scheduling similar role

*Substantial proven relevant experience in a Project Controls environment in a Lead role within a Cost or Scheduling team on a major construction project

*Experience of all Disciplines of Project Controls

*Substantial proven leadership experience

*Experience of working in a large integrated team over the full lifecycle of a project

*Extensive experience in ensuring high levels of safety, security and environmental responsibility in a regulated environment

*Experience in the use of industry-standard software, such as, Primavera P6, EcoSys and ARM

Desirable experience:

*Experience in the use of an earned value management tool such as EcoSys

*Experience of developing estimates and budgets for major infrastructure programmes

*Understanding of European Pressurised Reactor (EPR) design and experience in EPR operations.

*Nuclear experience, working within a regulated, licenced environment.

*French and/or Chinese language – written & verbal.

Security Clearance: BPSS level security clearance required. You will either have it or be eligible to attain it. The criteria is:

*Right to Work – Verification of Nationality, ID documentation and Immigration status

*Identity – ID Data check (electronic identity authentication – name, address, aliases, links, accounts etc.)

*Criminal Records – Search for ‘unspent’ convictions (Basic Disclosure)

*Employment checks – Confirmation of 3 years (minimum) Employment History / Activity

The company we are supplying this Project Controls Manager to is a massive worldwide organisation supplying design, engineering, construction and project management services to a variety of blue-chip organisations with a long history and unrivalled capability to provide nuclear full life-cycle solutions to the nuclear industry. Working as one of the successful Cost Engineer you will help construct this new-build Nuclear power station and enjoy outstanding on-going career opportunities.

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