Project Controls Manager

Job title : Project Controls Manager
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Hamish
Contact email :
Job reference : LP70298

A world leading civil engineering contractor with a large national/international presence now has the need for a highly experienced Planning Manager to help them manage the delivery of a $500m+ project.

As an established name worldwide in the delivery of mega projects, this is a career opportunity not to be missed and will see the successful applicant working with some of the best projects delivery people in the country.

To be eligible for this role you must possess the following:

  • A proven background working within a Project Planning or Project Controls on large scale infrastructure projects with specific large roading project experience essential,

  • A minimum of 5 years working in a scheduling/Programming engineering role with at least 10years having worked in a project/programme management role.

  • Experience leading a team of planners or other staff within an engineering environment.

  • An expert knowledge of Primavera Planning software.

  • A strong commercial and financial knowledge as you will be required to conduct various progress and financial reports regarding the schedule.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are necessary.

The key responsibilities of the role include but are not limited to:

  • Overall Projects Control of the project including; supporting efficient delivery and risk mitigation, supporting of the Project Director and assist in the financial and commercial aspects of the project when required.

  • Project scheduling and programming, milestone monitoring and assist in the management of suppliers and procurement.

  • Carryout construction phasing diagrams, project forecasting and scope management.

  • Report to and liaise with client, consultants, in-house stakeholders and the public.

  • Risk management through risk reviews, risk assessment exercises, risk identification and through the implementation of entities risk management function.

This is a senior role and you will remunerated accordingly for your hard work. Our client prides itself on offering its employees plenty of opportunities to progress through their career.

For more information contact Hamish McLean on 09 951 5011, apply online or send your CV to Ref: LP70298