Project Controls Manager – Defence


Project Controls Manager


Defence Project

Competitive Salary (depending on experience)

We are currently seeking professionals for positions in cost management, project management, and project controls in the Portsmouth area. The roles are part of a strategic infrastructure programme, involving the delivery of construction projects across a diverse range of integrated assets.

Applicants should have or be eligible to obtain Security Clearance due to the nature of the project. The position requires on-site presence in Portsmouth for 3-4 days per week.

Required Skills

  • Hold a degree in a relevant field, preferably within the construction industry.
  • Possess at least 5+ years of experience in the construction delivery sector, with a preference for operational environments.
  • Proficient in managing multiple and varied projects throughout the full RIBA lifecycle.
  • Excellent communication skills to effectively engage and support various stakeholders.
  • Strong pre-contract knowledge.
  • Familiarity with process and procedure development.
  • Understanding of quality assurance principles.
  • Extensive experience in commercial/budget management and the ability to provide guidance and education.
  • Demonstrated analytical skills, including data manipulation and concise communication of conclusions.
  • Comprehensive technical knowledge, including materials, plant, and labour costs associated with project delivery.
  • Ability to assess risk levels.
  • Proven ability to establish collaborative relationships.
  • Sound understanding of budget baseline creation and management, including budget changes, expenditure, estimation, work breakdown structure, and cost breakdown structure.
  • Capability in business case development, including financial experience.

If you are interested in this role, please apply online and one our team will be in touch.