Job Description

Project Controller - Earned Value Management

Based in Preston a Project Controller is required to work for a major defence client on a 12 month contract.


  • Establishing and managing the project schedules
  • Tracking spend and controlling project costs
  • Implementing and utilising Earned Value Management methodologies when appropriate
  • Driving ownership of the work scope tasks throughout the project team
  • Managing scope change for the project.
  • Supporting the identification and management of Risks and Opportunities.
  • Analysing project information to enable early identification of problems and then implementing mitigation actions.
  • Providing managerial analysis and a level of independent challenge to the organisation with respect to project performance

Key Skills

  • Project Management/Control background
  • Previously worked in defence, aerospace or engineering industry.
  • Experience creating and maintaining project schedules using toolsets such as MSP, OPP, Primavera
  • Experience applying Earned Value Management techniques
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Office Excel and Project and have good knowledge of Word, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • AMPM/PMQ/ PMP or Prince 2
  • Ideally locally based.

Hourly Rate:- £22 PAYE or £27.84 Umbrella

If you would like to be considered for this role please don't hesitate to click apply or call Daniel McShane for more information.

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