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Project Controls Manager (SC Cleared)
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Recruiter: Experis IT
Listed on: 28th November 2018
Location: Corsham
Salary/Rate: £400 - £460
Type: Contract
Start Date:
Reference: 90577_1543428213_expired
Contact Name: Jack Williams

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Project Controls Manager, Active SC Clearance Essential, 12+6 Months, Corsham

You will lead the team as the Microsoft Project SME within our Defence client based in Corsham, imparting knowledge and introducing processes / best practice into a reshaping team delivering capability into multiple areas.

This is an exciting opportunity for a SC Cleared specialist to be part of an organisation working differently to the rest of wider organisation as our team are a dynamic and forward leaning organisation. They are implementing and showcasing a change of approach with organisational structure and are implementing AGILE into both project management and the technical space.


The Project Controls Manager will provide:

* Providing evidence to support robust governance/reporting ensuring consistent regular submissions
* Ensuring Risk and Resource adjusted plans are produced and provide evidence for decision making.
* Identifying shortfalls in resources utilising technical and project management staff.
* Production of reporting detail on status and quality of project plans on a monthly basis.
* Effective planning and scheduling. Monitoring and development of delivery schedule.
* Maintaining quality of schedule to meet policy standards.
* Support to timely business/commitment case generation.
* Effective stakeholder management and documentation as required.

Key Skills/Experience

* Proven experience in working within a programme of similar size and complexity
* Expert level user of Microsoft Enterprise Project Management solution with experience of managing programme dependencies, baselining and tracking
* Scrum Master; managing and running Sprint ceremonies including daily stand ups, planning meetings, showcases and retrospectives
* Workshopping; ability to lead small to medium sized groups of stakeholders to extract relevant schedule information to feed into schedules
* The ability to work under pressure and adhere to challenging timescales
* Proven organisational skills
* Strong analytical skills
* Excellent communication skills
* Reporting; ability to gather, analyse and present accurate, consistent messages to senior management boards
* Experience in liaising with industry partners
* Experience of dealing with remote groups of stakeholders and managing expectations and communications between disparate groups
* Experience in working in a large scale change programme
* Ability to understand programme objectives and proactively link these to scheduling and risk management functions
* IT literate, with experience of Microsoft Office 365 including SharePoint
* Working within Defence / Public Sector
* Working with an AGILE environment