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Senior Project Controller

  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: competitive per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 23 days ago

Are you an experienced Project Controller keen to support solutions within the Aerospace and Defence sector? If so, this could be the right role for you…

My client is an international defence company, who support and enhance their customers' defence and security capabilities and critical assets, meeting their requirements of value for money, increased availability, modernisation and flexibility.


As a Senior Project Controller, you'll be part of a successful team undertaking defect rectification, repair, and overhaul of a wide range of weapon systems and equipment in support of the Royal Navy.

You'll be responsible for:

  • Supporting the Senior Project Manager in managing the successful delivery of various weapon systems contracts to time, quality and cost, achieving customer satisfaction and internal (financial) targets.

  • Leading a team to develop a detailed Level 4/5 schedule to operational level aligned to the Level-3 schedule as well as the overarching Level-0 programme. This will be across a programme or in support of multiple projects

  • Identifying and scheduling the resources (people/facilities/materials etc..) required to implement the programme


You will have:

  • ONC in a relevant construction trade as a minimum or a recognised engineering qualification

  • A professional qualification (e.g. APM/Acoste/RICS) or equivalent.

  • Proficient in the use of project scheduling software such as Primavera P6 and MS Project.

  • Planning KPI's experience

The package:

  • You'll receive a very competitive salary (please get in touch for details on this) and other benefits including up to 8% pension, life assurance and 25 days' (plus bank holidays). In addition there are other non-tangible benefits including a commitment to training, development and career development

  • Hybrid working - 2 days a week in the office in Bristol, 3 from home

  • You will be provided with meaningful work and education opportunities that will allow you to develop your skills and enhance your career, but equally important you can also enjoy a strong work life balance.

  • Early finish on a Friday - a particular favourite within the team!

*** Please note this role requires UK defence security clearance to SC level as a minimum, you must be SC clearable to apply for this role ***