Project Control Lead

Posted 29 February 2024
Salary £80k - 110k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Rail
Contact NameEmily Atkins

Job description

Do you have more than 12 years experience in a Project Controls/PMO role on infrastructure projects?

Do you have more at least 4 years experience managing a team?

Salary: £80,000 to £110,000
Location: 3 days on site per week, Rochester

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee project control processes and serve as the lead for the Project Management Office (PMO).
  • Manage a team of project planners, project control professionals and risk managers,
  • Coordinate on-site activities, with a requirement of 3 days per week presence.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to ensure smooth project execution and flag any issues promptly.
  • Utilise tools such as P6 to streamline project management processes.
  • Implement necessary adjustments and enhancements to existing project management frameworks, focusing on continuous improvement.


  • At least 12 years of experience in planning/project controls within the infrastructure sector.
  • Minimum 4 years of managerial experience.
  • Demonstrable expertise in team management and project control methodologies.
  • Familiarity with infrastructure projects across various sectors.
  • Ability to manage processes efficiently, ensuring effective communication and reporting across different project functions.
  • Proficiency in risk management, change management, and PMO operations.
  • Knowledge of P6 software is advantageous.

I am seeking a seasoned Project Control Manager/PMO Lead to spearhead a significant infrastructure project valued at half a billion pounds. Based in East Kent, this role requires a candidate with extensive experience in project management and team leadership, particularly in the realm of infrastructure development.
If you're passionate about self-development and thrive in a dynamic environment, this opportunity is for you!

This will be a 2-stage interview process with my client with a final stage with their client. Interviews will be held for successful candidates within 3 days of application with an aim to as soon as possible. They could take someone on within a week.

How to apply: 
Apply by emailing your CV to me at