Principal Project Control

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12 months
Outsource UK
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Principal Project Controller- P6

A Principal Project Controller with Primavera experience is required to work on a twelve month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Bristol.

This is a 12 month contract with a leading UK defence business.

Overview of the Principal Project Controller contract role

To manage a team to ensure that there is a consistent approach to planning and controls across their portfolio of projects, working to deliver project reports and analysis in accordance with the business reporting cycle. To provide advice and guidance on all planning and project controls processes across their portfolios as a subject matter expert to all levels.

Key skills required for the Principal Project Controller

  • Extensive working knowledge of project management practices and processes including planning, cost control, earned value management, risk and opportunity management, including schedule risk analysis.
  • The ability to analyse and present data to the management team and be an integral part of the decision making.
  • Extensive working knowledge of Lifecycle Management.
  • PC literate with extensive working knowledge of the MS Office suite and a sound knowledge of planning toolsets.
  • Good working knowledge of planning and project control toolsets (Primavera P6 desirable).

The role is based in Bristol - commutable from Gloucester, Cheltenham, Tewkesbury, Worcester, Cirencester, Swindon, Devizes, Trowbridge, Bath, Taunton, Bridgwater, Weston-Super-Mare, Newport and Cardiff

If you are a Principal Project Controller looking for a new contract either apply online or contact Kris Foston on (see below) or phone.

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Outsource. Our People. Your Success.

Outsource UK is one of the country's largest and most successful independent recruitment consultancies, specialising in the IT, Digital, Financial Services and Engineering sectors.

We recruit talented people for contract and permanent opportunities, offer a consultative approach and have a reputation for providing a superior service to both clients and candidates.

The business focuses on building long lasting relationships based on reliability and trust. We do this by hiring and retaining a great team of recruitment consultants who listen and understand our client's and candidate's needs.

Our Manchester office (which covers the whole of the UK) provides a "one-stop shop" to clients and candidates operating in the engineering and manufacturing sectors and in addition to Engineers, we source and provide temporary/contract and permanent opportunities for IT, Programme Management and Support Professionals (including Procurement/Purchasing/Supply Chain, HR, Finance and Administrative Support).