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Project Control Manager

Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Remote Working
Remote Working
£500 to £600 Per Day
Job Type
21 Jul 2022

Calling all Project Control or Planning Managers! My client, a tier 1 HS2 contractor, is looking to recruit a Project Controls Manager for a long term Freelance position that offers flexible home working with a need to visit Stoke On Trent at least 2 days a week.

Experience on major Infrastructure schemes is a Must! The Role sits within IR35 and will be PAYE.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Establishing, maintaining and improving project procedures and tools
  • Liaise and assist with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Schedule development and management
  • Resource planning and management
  • Cost management
  • Change management
  • Earned value management
  • Risk and opportunity management
  • Project reporting - to the client and company
  • Development and production of reports on progress, critical paths, resources and earned value and schedule risks and issues.
  • Input into the capture and monitoring of project risks, issues, mitigations and resolution
  • Lead technical / programme presentations and negotiations with clients, partners and suppliers
  • Managing Project Control Engineer(s) and other staff as appropriate
  • Understand the Client and Joint Venture Partners' Environment and Sustainability Policies,
  • Processes and statutory requirements as they affect the company's operations and ensure that the requirements, as applicable within their discipline, are implemented on the project.
  • Ensure compliance to HS2 requirements.


  • Project Management experience
  • Numeracy and ability to create and use Excel spreadsheets
  • Ability and motivation to work both in teams and individually.
  • Strong Communication skills, both interpersonal and with the written word
  • Primavera (all versions)


  • Civil or other engineering degree, or Project Control specific qualifications
  • Experience in use of Power BI, P6 and other Project Control software (PRISM, iTWO etc)
  • Professional membership of one or more of the following: RICS/CIOB/RIBA/ICE/CIBSE.

If you think this sounds like something you'd be interested in call Laura on or apply online now.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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  • Job Reference: 663284821-2
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Randstad Construction, Property and Engineering
    Randstad Construction, Property and Engineering
  • Location: Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £500 to £600 Per Day
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Permanent