Job Description

Project Manager/Controller

Based in Portsmouth a Project Controller is required on a 6 month contract basis for a major defence client.

This is an great opportunity to join a leading edge and exciting programme of work which does offer an excellent working environment.


  • Project cost control/ analysis. Actuals against budget - ETC/ EAC
  • Project forecasting
  • Contract reporting at CAM and Tier 2 level - creation of packs and chairing project reviews
  • Action Tracking
  • Resource planning (BRP)

Skills and Experience required:

  • Good attention to detail with strong organisation skills.
  • Working knowledge of Earned Value principles.
  • Planning, scheduling and reporting experience
  • Ability to work under pressure & deliver outputs in tight timescales.
  • PC literate with good working knowledge of the MS Office suite and a sound knowledge of planning toolsets. Microsoft Excel experience.
  • Good knowledge of project management principles (APM Certified desirable).

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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