Project Controls Manager - Main Contractor

Location: City of London, London Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Sector: Planning and Project Controls, Planning Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Matt Lilburn

An exceptional opportunity has arisen for an experienced Project Controls Manager to join the Major Projects Division of a leading main contractor based in Central London. The Project Controls Manager will join a major name in the construction industry, a global player who specialize in delivering large and complex engineering projects.

The Project Controls Manager will be responsible for leading all project controls for the Major Projects Division, ensuring all projects have robust and consistent processes and procedures deployed and in use for schedule, cost management of change, risk management and reporting.

The Project Controls Manager will additionally be responsible for helping to develop the project controls function within the business, ensuring all projects are fully resourced and ensuring correct tools are deployed to support projects.


  • Lead pre-contract support on identifying project milestones.
  • Development of pre-contract schedules.
  • Lead Project Controls objectives ensuring quality & consistency of work being performed or produced.
  • Ensure adherence to company practices, processes and policies.
  • Develop and manage training of Project Controls resources to be more efficient and effective.
  • Report project cost projections and identify costs savings areas and cost risk areas. Assist in developing plans to mitigate the risk and optimize the gain.
  • Assist in developing claims/change management using Project Control tools.
  • Ensure timely preparation of regular project and corporate reports for submittal to senior management.


  • Senior Management exposure, e.g. executive level reporting, framework procedures development, templates and tools roll-out.
  • Proficiency in Schedule/Cost/Risk analysis tools & software
  • Cost management (includes budgeting, cost engineering and control, forecasting),
  • Planning and scheduling.
  • Management of Change.
  • Risk management.
  • Reporting.

On offer is a very competitive salary of between circa £90-110,000 per annum plus an attractive benefits package that includes an annual car allowance of £8,000 per annum, pension, healthcare, life assurance, private medical, travel allowance, flexible benefits scheme and other great benefits.

If you are looking for a new career challenge in planning and you are interested in the above opportunity then please apply by sending your CV or call Matt Lilburn on 01342 330 533 for further information quoting reference 941325.

This advert was posted by Gold Group - one of the UK's leading niche recruitment consultancies. We span a variety of specialist industries and are the recruitment company to help you find your next career opportunity. We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and stick to our ethos of finding the right role for the right person. Visit our website or get in touch today to discuss this role, find out what else we've got or just for a chat about the state of your industry. Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview. A copy of our privacy policy can be found here: Gold Group is an equal opportunity & diversity employer. A copy of our equal opportunity & diversity policy can be found here:

Similar Jobs

Head of Planning & Project Controls - UK

London, England £100000 - £110000 per annum + car, bonus, package

Planning Manager - £400m project

City of London, London £95000 - £115000 per annum + car, package

Planning Manager - £400m project

City of London, London £95000 - £115000 per annum + car, package

Planning Manager - £400m project

City of London, London £95000 - £115000 per annum + car, package

Senior Planning Engineer - Major Project

Southampton, Hampshire car, package