Project Controls Manager
Our client is a national building company who undertake large-scale building projects across Ireland.
They are looking to recruit a Project Controls Manager.
This position will be based in either Dublin, Cork, Limerick or Galway depending on the candidate’s preference.
The Project Controls Manager will lead the programme controls function for a programme, monitoring for accuracy and consistency of plans, cost, safety, environment and performance reporting, and deploying available controls team resources to best effect.
The Project Control Team’s primary objective is to support the engineering, procurement, and construction group in the design, planning, and execution of company projects by providing management with critical, decision-making information that ensures projects deliver on time and on budget. The Team does this by closely collaborating with other functional teams throughout the project lifecycle to: 1) ensure adequate definition of scope, cost, and schedule; 2) establish reasonable baselines; 3) identify and manage risk; and 4) track, monitor, and report project performance. The Team can than make valuable recommendations that drive project performance.
Experience in performing, monitoring, and reviewing planning and scheduling functions, which include schedule development, control, and analysis, in the field and head office
Skilled in oral and written communication
Proficiency with PC operating systems, with proficiency in several basic software applications.
Manage and Support Project Control Engineers in compiling and submitting project control reports
Reviewing new project proposals/remits and monitor so that realistic, resource plans are developed for delivery of the programme.
Identify resourcing requirements to support the programme and liaise with planning functions to resolve resourcing issues.
Provide an efficient day-to-day service to the Contracts/Project Managers in reporting on plans, costs, safety, environment and programme performance.
Contribution to Risk Review meetings, risk identification, documentation and risk analysis
Knowledge of preparing programmes, histograms and reports
10 years of experience in construction project management, including planning/scheduling, cost management, contract management, change management: preferably in commercial, residential, industrial, manufacturing and/or high-tech industries
Ability to lead project controls effort within an operational area of the business to meet organizational objectives
Ability to implement cost management work processes on projects
Understanding of construction estimating methodologies.
Understanding of risk management
Demonstrated problem solving ability in cross-functional environment.
Advanced MS Excel.
Ability to work within a high-performance, cross-functional organization with tight timelines and aggressive goals.
Salary €100K+ with fully expensed car, pension, annual bonus etc
For further information please contact Robert Bridgeman