Sitec are currently recruiting for a prestigious Engineering company who specialise in the Naval/Marine Engineering and Support Industry and are seeking a Project Controls Manager to be based on Devonport Dockyard Plymouth on a contract basis for an estimated 6Months Initially.
Help us to create the naval base and dockyard of the future, supporting the Royal Navy's current surface and submarine fleets and ready to receive the next generation of naval platforms. We are looking for a Project Controls Manager confident at working complex, high-value projects.
Western Europe's largest naval base , For more than three hundred years, engineers have been shaping the dockyard to ensure it supports the fleet and protects the nation. We need you to help continue this tradition, transforming, sustaining and improving Devonport to meet the demands of the Royal Navy for the next hundred years.
Comprising of 14 dry docks, four miles of waterfront and 25 tidal berths, Devonport is the base for numerous surface vessels as well as the base and refit centre for the Trafalgar-class nuclear-powered submarines. Devonport has also recently been selected as the base port for the Navy's new Type 26 frigates and will become the maintenance centre for the future submarine programme, including Astute and Dreadnought class.
The role of the Project Controls Manager:
You will provide the Project Manager with accurate and effective Project Controls data of all the areas under their direction and will manage and supervise the relevant cost, planning and risk resources and facilitate the timely provision of summary reports as required.
Duties of the Project Controls Manager could include:
*Implementation of a suite of project control management arrangements
*Ensuring that the Cost Management, Risk Management & Planning requirements are carried out in a timely and proficient manner.
*Generating estimates for formal submission as part of business cases in tendering for new work.
*Ensuring that budgets are in place and that effective cost control and monitoring is planned and implemented.
*Establishing and maintaining the agreed Project estimate in line with the generated work breakdown structure, scope of work and approved change.
*Formulation, review and agree cost baselines, control budgets and forecasts.
*Establishing value of work done, cost to date and work in progress in conjunction with subcontractors, partners and others.
*Managing cost variation identification, estimation, mitigation and resolution.
*Establishing and maintaining an earned value management system.
*To appraise management of major unmitigatable cost implications.
*Approval and review subcontractor, partner and other payments.
*Production of periodic reports in supporting project, commercial, finance and board requirements.
*Ensuing limits of delegated financial authority are in place
*Identification and management of areas that represent significant risk through proactive measures of risk management, assessment, CRA, TRA and mitigation
Skills and qualifications required of the Project Controls Manager:
*You will have previous experience in the field of project controls and/or project management in an appropriate sector (nuclear, process engineering, oil & gas or civil engineering).
*Previous supervisory/managerial experience in project controls environment.
*HNC level qualification / NVQ Level 4 Project Controls or similar.
Candidates must hold or be eligible to obtain UK security clearance.
This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.