Project Control Officers

  • Job Reference: 00000006-1
  • Date Posted: 26 November 2018
  • Recruiter: Kinect Recruitment
  • Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
  • Salary: £25.00 to £32.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: IT & Technical
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 12 months +

Job Description

Kinect’s award winning, international consultancy client based in Cheltenham have an immediate requirement for a small team of Project Controls Officers to join its well-established team in the area.

Due to the nature of the work it is essential that candidates hold current SC or DV Clearance

The duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Provide advice and assistance to support adherence to project processes, using influence where necessary work with a range of stakeholders to agree appropriate actions.
  • Provide key support and advice at project meetings.
  • Providing input to help develop continuous improvement.
  • Providing advice and support to the project utilising your Prince 2 knowledge.
  • Planning lifecycle coordination
  • Schedule updates
  • Financial management
  • Risk and Issue lifecycle management and maintenance
  • Stage Boundary facilitation
  • Communications planning, delivery and maintenance
  • Reporting and key management information assurance
  • Key meetings support

The highly sought-after candidates will possess the following:

  • Current High-Level security clearance
  • Prince 2 Foundation or Practitioner
  • Experience of working in a consultancy or customer- facing role (either with internal or external clients)
  • Excellent communications skills at all levels.
  • Planning, monitoring and reporting
  • Change control
  • Issue and Risk management experience
  • Requirements management
  • P6 experience would be highly desirable
  • Agile knowledge - Desirable
  • Previous commercial experience managing Successful projects would be ideal.
  • Ability to manage budgets and complex spreadsheets