Project Controls Manager (Home Based)

Location: Home / Remote Based

Locality: The reporting site is Bristol, some occasional trips may be required (once a month)

Rate: £450 p/day Ltd

Duration: 6 months initially


Techniche are working with a UK Defence Contractor to appoint an experienced Project Controls Manager for the delivery of highly complex bespoke equipment that must be made on time – this role is pivotal to this success. You will be accountable for the visibility of progress, performance, risk & opportunity impact against agreed time, cost and quality baseline for use by the delivery leads and wider business.

Experience required:

  • A proven Project Manager having successfully delivered significant engineering projects to challenging schedules
  • Experience with Project Controls
  • Experience in Budget Controls / Cost Controller
  • Have successfully operated in highly legislated markets, ideally defence
  • Have operated successfully in matrix organisations, negotiating resource and prioritising tasks
  • Developed and improved processes and systems that support continuously improvement of delivery performance and budget adherence
  • Managed of complex schedules extending over multiple years
  • Managed risks and opportunities utilising SRA and systems such a P6.

Education and qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Membership of the APM (or wiling to join)
  • Project management qualification