Project Controls Manager / Planning Manager

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    Defence, Project Management & Controls

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    James Walker

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    JO10591 - JW

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    over 1 year ago

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Project Controls Manager - Plymouth Rate £50-£60/hr - Contract 12 months
Key words / Skills: Planning, Project Controls, Manager, HMS VICTORIOUS, Submarine, Ships, Frigate, QEC, Naval, Marine, Navy, APM-PMP, SC Cleared, Security Clearance

Overview: Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working alongside Babcock Naval Marine in order to recruit a Project Controls Manager to work on a 12month contract based Plymouth PL2
As a Project Controls Manager your duties and responsibilities will include:
The Project Controls Manager shall be accountable to the Nuclear Facilities PMO and HMS VICTORIOUS Programme Manager.
Key elements of the post include, but not limited to;
Maintain a safety first approach in all projects/programme activities and foster the company safety culture and Babcock Guiding Principles.
Work closely with the project management team to ensure the provision of the highest quality project controls support to satisfy Babcock and Joint Venture specific Commercial or Customer requirements comprising:
Liaison with the project management team to ensure optimum cost and schedule performance through the provision of the following functions:
Lifetime Plan / bid development / Detailed Delivery Schedule - Scope, Schedule, Cost Estimates and risk management plans;
Assist the Project Manager with project strategy development and implementation
Monthly Reports – to include accurate status, progress summary text, accurate assessment of Accruals, progress against Performance Based Incentives (PBIs)
Variance analyses (both for schedule and cost), recovery plans where appropriate, estimates at completion (EAC), estimates to completion (ETC) Key issues, Key Risks, progress against Key Metrics, progress against Key Milestones, progress against Performance Based Incentives (PBIs),
Trend analysis;
Change Control;
Identify Value for Money Savings and the capture of evidence and production of claims;
Format and content of weekly progress reports including the monitoring and tracking of project progress and financial performance.
Day to day management of the planning, estimating, cost engineers, cost accountants, risk engineers and document control resources assigned to project control team. (Note: Overall management of each function lies with the relevant function manager).
Ensure that the provision of project controls support in the form of estimating, planning, cost engineering and cost accounting is maintained to the highest quality and conforms to Cavendish Nuclear procedures and standards.

You will be an experience Planning Manager / Project Controls Manager
You will have at least 5-10years experience in a similar role.
You will be qualified to at least HNC / HND or Degree level.
You MUST hold current SC Clearance.