90447 - Project Controls Engineer
Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Project Controls Engineer, based in Rosyth.
To provide project controls support to the management team within the Queen Elizabeth Class (QEC) project management office (PMO). Taking day-to-day direction from the Project Controls Manager, whilst maintaining a functional project link to the project managers and project schedulers. The role encompasses the responsibility for monitoring the IFS project structures to support the internal and external Aircraft Carrier Alliance (ACA) project reporting. To fulfil these activities there is requirement to work closely with other project control teams from across the Company organisation. Monitor the QEC project structures in IFS Ensure Company system data is aligned with the cost model and any variances are documented. To ensure that the QEC project reporting deliverables are met. Maintain the QEC change management database Day to Day interaction with members of the management teams within other Company business units To support in the development of robust project controls and metrics to supplement the business allowing timely decision making To ensure suitable project control process maps are maintained for area of responsibility To ensure Corporate Governance documentation is maintained and advise on enhancements where weaknesses are apparent. To assist in collating Integrated Baseline Review information for the ACA assessors Responsible for updating the QEC control account plans for the nominated control account managers within Company Complete Variance analysis and complete agreed corrective actions Robust Project Baseline Change management Support QEC Project Management with timely and accurate data reporting and interpretations Update and maintain project governance structures and documentation Liaise with the Business Units to collate the monthly progress data. Liaise, when required, with Aircraft Carrier Alliance partners Responsible for Validating monthly progress data. Assist in preparation of the QEC Programme Monthly Report pack, ensuring all inputs for PMO reporting are provided in a timely fashion. Responsible for Producing performance reports based upon the monthly progress data. Attendance at the monthly project controls forum if required Responsible for Compiling the ACA functional variance report iaw ACA thresholds and requirements for nominated area
Skills & Experience Interpersonal and communication skills. Adaptability, initiative and problem solving capability. Ability to work under pressure in an environment, which expects high levels of confidentiality and ethical behaviour. Knowledge of planning and accounting practices would be desirable. Experience of the IFS Conversant with the Project Control environment from governance through performance management of and closure Conversant with Earned Value Management principles and technique
This is a contract position.
The rate for this position is negotiable.
If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 90447.
Job Reference: 90447
Closing Date: 13-Nov-2012