Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Commercial Management, Contracts Administration, Engineering Manager
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Grangemouth, Scotland, United Kingdom


Job Purpose

Develop and lead the project controls team and associated systems to support the on time and on cost delivery of projects

Principle Accountabilities
  • Provide functional leadership and guidance to project cost, planning and procurement personnel
  • Work with the wider project team and develop key measures for all aspects of a project including engineering, procurement and construction
  • Develop and deliver project reports to support clear progress reporting and good decision making
  • Develop the associated systems and work practices to allow effective tracking and reporting
  • Establish best practise for cost and schedule change control
  • Develop fit for purpose project planning strategies
  • Develop and implement program wide measures to support internal and third party resource planning and to identify performance trends
  Special Features
  • Working in a matrix management environment with many interfaces to third parties including designers, vendors and constructors
  • Delivery within a complex operational and maintenance environment
  • Demanding HSE, quality, schedule and cost targets
  • Projects are multi-disciplinary projects and part of a large program
Qualifications, Knowledge and Skills
  • Degree qualified or equivalent experience in a technical discipline
  • Substantial project controls experience
  • Experienced team leader with good decision making skills
  • Able to build relationships and communicate effectively at all levels and with suppliers / contracting partners
  • Good understanding of project delivery
  • Excellent experience in the deployment and use of supporting software applications including Primavera P6
  • Excellent experience of a wide range of contract forms including EPC, lump sum and reimbursable


With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.