Lead Planning & Project Controls Manager - Rail

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Mon, 2020-08-31

Lead Planning & Project Controls Manager:

**Work from home** Railways divisional position  

Job Objectives:

  • Delivering Project Controls across a major rail projects. 
  • The PCM will manage the programme controls function for a programme, monitoring for accuracy and consistency of plans, cost, safety, environment and performance reporting, and deploying available controls team resources to best effect. 
  • Manage Planners & Project Controls Managers within the full rail business.
  • Establish effective control processes in compliance with the Guide to Railway Investment Projects (GRIP) and as directed by the Programme Controller and maintain these at Territory / Project level. 
  • Other responsibilities include: 
  • Reviewing new project proposals/remits and monitor so that realistic, resourceable plans are developed for delivery of the programme.
  • Identify resourcing requirements to support the programme and liaise with planning functions to resolve resourcing issues. 
  • Provide an efficient day-to-day service to the Programme and Project Managers in reporting on plans, costs, safety, environment and programme performance.
  • Monitor so that data input by project teams and others to cost and performance systems meet required data standards. 
  • Manage the production of the Investment Plan Comply with the Investment Competence Framework.


Locations you can be based: Manchester, Yorkshire or Midlands.

Salary £90,000 plus car, bonus & full staff benefits package

Freelance £500 per day INSIDE IR35 as of April 2021.

Negotiable packages