Project Controller

Project Controller

Job Title: Project Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chertsey, Surrey
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 897149_1611840990
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 28, 2021 13:36

Job Description

The Project Controller will report to the Head of Programmes supporting the delivery of our client's portfolio of projects on time, to budget within scope and to the required quality & safety standards.

The Project Controller is responsible for creating, maintaining, reviewing, and administering the Project schedules in collaboration with the individual Project Managers responsible for the delivery of the Company's portfolio of Projects to support the Project Managers in reporting, resource, financial forecasting and earned value management.

As part of your role, you will be responsible for:
*To assist the project managers to generate a Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) for a project with associated work package descriptions. To create a project schedule in alignment with the project lifecycle model using a planning tool Microsoft Project.
*Baseline the project schedule and manage changes to the schedule in accordance with the defined project change and configuration control processes. To identify and flag changes in the project scope and impact on the project schedule.
*Gather estimates for individual work packages with the support of the project team and perform a critical path analysis.
*Resource load the individual project and optimise the resource demand versus resource availability in order to generate a realistic project schedule, Support the Head of Programmes in the generation of short and long term resource allocation plans based upon input from key stakeholders.
*Gather, collate, and analyse cost information in support of project budgeting and cost control.

You will have the following experience.
*Ability to multitask and prioritise work across multiple projects.
*Good communication skills and with the ability to communicate with all levels of stakeholders.
*A team player who is action orientated and who can deal with ambiguity.
*Competent user of Microsoft Project and Excel
*Knowledge of the IT Defence Industry and Project Development Lifecycle
*Understanding of Risk Tools and Earned Value Management & Analysis.

Title: Project Controller
Pay Rate and Benefits: Circa £30,000
Location: Surrey

If you are a good match, then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. This is a permanent role

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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