Project Controller - Naval

Recruiter
Outsource UK Ltd
Location
Portsmouth
Posted
07 Mar 2019
Closes
31 Mar 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Project Controller

A Project Controller is required to work on a three month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Portsmouth

This is an initial 3 month contract with a leading UK defence business

Overview of the Project Controller contract role

Responsible for maintaining, updating and reporting using standard project controls. Will gather information relating to performance (cost, resources and outputs), monitor and report progress against plans, identify trends, analyse and interpret data and information to ensure all data and information are accurate, contribute to regular reports including contract review packs. Will support the generation and review of the IBP in balancing resource demand/allocation across bids & contracts.

Key skills required for the Project Controller

* Knowledge and experience of core Project Management capabilities (i.e. Planning & Scheduling, Risk & Opportunity Management, Performance Management, Lifecycle Management and Stakeholder Management).

* Knowledge and experience in the Maritime Sector and/or in dealing with MOD/Military Customer base.

* Extensive skill and significant experience of defining the scope of the project and of breaking this into manageable units; work breakdown structures, control accounts and work packages

* Extensive skill and significant experience in identifying, assessing, allocating and managing project risks and project opportunities

* Familiar with and some practical experience with a structured approach to planning, cost collection, and performance measurement

* Degree/ honours degree or equivalent in a PM/ business qualification and/ or equivalent business experience.

* Project Management qualification preferred (e.g. APMP, PMP)

The role is based in Portsmouth, Hampshire - commutable from Southampton, Cowes, Isle of Wight, Salisbury, Winchester, Andover, Basingstoke, Guildford, Aldershot, Crawley, Horsham, Brighton, Worthing, Chichester

If you are a Project Controller looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other Project opportunities please contact Kris Foston on (url removed) or phone (phone number removed)

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We recruit talented people for contract and permanent opportunities, offer a consultative approach and have a reputation for providing a superior service to both clients and candidates.

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Our Manchester office (which covers the whole of the UK) provides a “one-stop shop” to clients and candidates operating in the engineering and manufacturing sectors and, in addition to Engineers, we source and provide temporary/contract and permanent opportunities for IT, Programme Management and Support Professionals (including Procurement / Purchasing / Supply Chain, HR, Finance and Administrative Support).

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