Project Controller

  • Location

    Preston, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Project Management

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  • Salary:

    £28.00 - £29 per hour

  • Contact:

    Janet Mottram

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Job Description

The Project Controller provides key project control support to the F-35 Sustainment Integration organisation. Project Controllers are required to operate as a central resource where they will support Project Integration activities across a number of value streams, and also provide bandwith support to the Cost Schedule Integrator community across a number of organisational areas, predominantly ensuring that defined scope of work is achieved to the budget, timescale and quality standards required by the project.

* Responsible for ensuring that work is managed and delivered within the respective project control toolsets to budget, schedule and quality constraints
* Proactive in challenging the delivery and quality of Earned Value (EV) data, including the analysis of quantitative and qualitative information
* Point of contact for EV and Cobra, baseline change and works authorisation
* Support to project reporting and Management Reviews
* Support the Integrated Business Planning process
* Where required, build effective working relationships with US counter-parts to build PM capability across the project
* Support local capability developments and transformation initiatives such as Workspace, Deltek PM Compass and Phoenix Cutover
Additional Information

Experience in the following areas is required:

* Good knowledge and understanding of the principles of Earned Value Management, scheduling and risk / opportunity management
* Capability and drive to proactively manage the Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS) and other project control and planning toolsets
* Good stakeholder management skills, including the ability to communicate to all levels internally=
* Ability to interrogate and challenge data
* APM accreditation desirable

Recognising the RESTRICTED nature of the work, suitable candidates will be SC cleared or eligible for this level of clearance.