Project Controls Manager

Locations United Kingdom, South East
Discipline Construction
Job reference 3609710
Consultant name Nick Rogerson
Consultant email
Consultant contact no +44 7897 729 223
Archer Recruitment is working with a global construction consultancy to recruit a Project Controls Manager to work on a new build pharmaceutical project in Oxfordshire. This role will be site based 3 days per week, with flexibility to work from home, or at the consultant’s London office if preferred, 2 days per week. The project is due to commence in Spring 2023 and will be ongoing for three years.
The responsibilities of the role will include:
  • Assess engineer and contractor bids, change notices and costs to ensure best value for clients 
  • Assist in preparing client project funding documents 
  • Be a visible leader onsite, assessing engineer and contractor progress 
  • Create and manage cost forecasts for key client developments 
  • Effectively manage and monitor project schedules and cash flow 
  • Expertly negotiate agreements with pricing agreements with external partners 
  • Manage and monitor project schedules, reporting on exceptions to the plan 
  • Prepare owner estimates and lead estimate review meetings 
  • Proactively lead risk management efforts and reviews 
  • Support the final reconciliation of contracts and purchase orders 
  • Update key partners with monthly executive and project status reports, project schedule updates, and project risks
The ideal candidate will be an experienced Project Controls Manager from a consultancy or contractor background with 7-10 years’ experience. Experience working on Pharmaceutical projects is desirable but candidates with experience in heavy industrial, data centres, oil & gas etc. will also be considered.

A salary up to £100k is on offer, plus benefits including private healthcare, pension, life assurance, and 25 days holiday.

For more information, please get in touch with Nick Rogerson at or 07897 729223.