Project Controls Manager

Website AdvanceTRS Advance Training and Recruitment Services

Technical recruiters for the built environment

The Role

As a Project Controls Manager, you will be responsible for leading the project controls function within the company. You will work closely with internal and external stakeholders to develop and implement project controls processes and systems.

Your role will involve managing project schedules, cost control, risk management, and performance reporting. You will play a key role in ensuring that projects are delivered on time, within budget, and in accordance with quality standards.


  • Manage the project controls team
  • Project Planning
  • Risk management
  • Cost and change control
  • Governance, reporting, and lessons learned



  • Previous experience as a project controls manager or planning manager
  • Strong understanding of project management principles and methodologies.
  • Expert Knowledge in in P6, Microsoft Project, Excel and Power BI
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams.
  • Proven track record of delivering projects on time and within budget.
  • Thorough knowledge of NEC contracts.


  • Water / utilities industry experience
  • Experience in the engineering or construction industry.
  • APM project management qualification (or similar)


  • Competitive salaries
  • 25 days of holiday plus bank holidays
  • Purchase up to 3 additional days of holiday per year.
  • Health cash plan
  • Standard Life Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Employee Discount Scheme
  • Bike 2 Work scheme
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Employee referral scheme – £1,000 if you successfully introduce someone
  • Employee recognition schemes

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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