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Head of Project Controls

  • Posted: 1 month ago
  • Reference: PMu -15090
  • Location: Enfield, Greater London
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 plus package
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Enfield, Greater London

Head of Project Controls


North London, covering London and South East (location flexible as long as able to commute to North London office when required)

£70,000 - £80.000 plus package

An opportunity has arisen for a Head of Project Controls to join a leading utilities/civil engineering company based in Hertfordshire. The role is to set the standards for project control across the business. To establish robust project, programme and portfolio controls and coach all stakeholders in how to use. It will be responsible for leading a team of Planners & Project Controls Specialists. The ideal candidate will have worked at a senior level with strong stakeholder engagement skills and previous utilities or heavy civil engineering knowledge 

The Role:

  • Ensure the successful and consistent delivery of project controls
  • Play an active part in the development and agreement of budgets for projects 
  • Be a champion of the delivery of corporate governance expectations
  • Assist the Project Managers in identifying and monitoring risk, threats and opportunities, planning and implementing responses to them.
  • Actively track the status of programme/project deliverables/milestones and budgets, 
  • Conduct project audits 

The Candidate:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience working in project controls and lead a team.
  • Ability to influence stakeholders at all levels of the organisation 
  • Previous experience working across multiple projects 
  • Experience working in Construction or civil engineering
  • Strong leadership capabilities 

 Reference: PMu -15090

 If you are interested in the Head of Project Controls position please apply or send your CV to phillip.muston@shirleyparsons.com



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