Programme Controls Manager

  • Location

    Stratford, London

  • Sector:

    London Underground

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £400 - £440.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Hayley Murray

  • Contact email:


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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    11.06.2018 or ASAP

  • Client:


We are currently recruiting for a Programme Controls Manager who will be responsible for leading the development, implementation and maintenance of Project Controls processes aacross a range of rail related projects.

This role is inside of IR35 and as such will need to be set up on a PAYE or Umbrella basis. Limited companies or PSC's will not be permitted.


  • Extensive knowledge of and understanding of capital projects and programmes with an emphasis on Programme Controls and how this supports and integrates with a wider high functioning environment.
  • Extensive knowledge of PPM Systems and Tools. Knowledge of the professional disciplines of programme and project management in the context of complex capital projects.
  • Knowledge of handling complex issues ina capital delivery environment to successful resolution.
  • Good knowledge of project scheduling software (e.g. P3e, MS Project) and interfacing control systems e.g. excel, web portals, information management systems. Knowledge of SAP and ARM.


  • Strong communication, interpersonal and influencing skills to manage stakeholders across a diverse portfolio of projects with difficult resourcing solutions to solve in support of the delivery of high risk, high value and complex project and programmes.


  • Experience of creating, adapting and monitoring programme controls in major projects and experience of implementing tools to support changes.
  • Experience of dealing with a range of stakeholders at all levels across the organisation influencing improving process and guidance to support project delivery.
  • Experience of project scheduling software, management systems and reporting tools.
  • Significant programme, risk, commercial controls and pricing experience with associated management level status.
  • Experience of developing commercial strategies and their associated implementation throughout all stages of the project lifecycle.

In order to apply for the Programme Controls Manager role or for a confidential chat please submit your CV via this advert today