Project Controls Manager - Rail

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    East Riding of Yorkshire, England

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    Dan Bisset

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    24 days ago

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Project Controls Manager - Rail


Competitive Salary

We are currently recruiting for a Project Controls Manager to join an international consultancy with a proven track record of delivering world class engineering solutions in a multitude of sectors.

Due to the continued success in securing projects in York, they are now looking for a Project Controls Manage to join their team. Current projects range from £1m+ to £50m+ across a variety of high-profile clients.

This post can be based in any of the following locations - Warrington, Manchester, Leeds or York.

The Job

You will be responsible for…

  • Developing systems and procedures for Project Control functions for the wider business.
  • Developing existing project control systems.
  • Managing the provision / implementation of high-quality project control standards.
  • Providing expert advice including daily, weekly or monthly cost and time, status updates.
  • Project Summary Reports for the project controls / planning team.
  • Challenging cost, time and resource estimates in bids.
  • Managing and updating the Project Management Plan.
  • Ensuring compliance with procedures when bidding for work.

The Candidate

Candidates will hold the following skills and experience.

  • A recognised degree and/or professional qualified to the suited Chartered Body, in project controls or be qualified by experience
  • Experience of Infrastructure projects preferably Rail and/or Highways, Nuclear or Utilities
  • Strong knowledge of working in a safety critical, regulated and multi-organisation operating model within the public sector
  • Experience of service management responsibilities including reporting and rectification of issues.
  • Effective client interface skills and experience.
  • Excellent MS Office skills, well versed in the preparation of reports and information using packages such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project and Primavera P6.
  • Experience in developing internal tools and systems
  • Business development of existing and new clients
  • Updating and maintaining company Project Controls Manuals and systems
  • Management of a P+L acconts

How to apply.

To apply, please call Dan Bisset on 02392 288 213 or send a copy of your CV to dbisset@astutetechnical.co.uk

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