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Job Information

AECOM Project Controls Manager in Leeds, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - London, London - UK

Job Summary

AECOM are recruiting for a Project Controls Managers across our offices Nationwide including Manchester, Birmingham and London

The primary function of this role will be the management and delivery of Project and programme controls for clients, addressing actual budget and forecast costs in order to effectively capture the business and Project status. To support the business and project delivery in all aspect. The role will be part of the AECOM PMO team and experience of delivery of PMO best practice in a consulting environment on infrastructure projects and programmes will be a key requirement of the role.

With nearly 100,000 employees serving clients in over 150 countries around the world. We are a leader in key markets, including transportation, facilities, environmental, high-rise buildings, energy, oil and gas, water, and government. We provide a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customised and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients.

  • Establishing / building on existing AECOM cost control and management systems

  • Accountable (Initially) for day-to-day collection of all cost information

  • Responsible for the establishment and operation of cost management process

  • A key participant in establishing and monitoring Management budgets

  • Manage Project budgets - non-manual and manual people job hour and cost control

  • Manage Project budgets – equipment, plant, material and subcontract cost control

  • Responsible for the reporting of costs against activities and to provide metrics and comparisons between actual cost of works performed and budgeted cost of works performed

  • In liaison with all parties – To be responsible for collation and the management of quantity tracking/ variances

  • Prepare / collate inputs into the weekly and monthly reporting on cost flow forecast, cash flow forecast and cost value reporting

  • Management of Project defined cost forecasts and all associated reporting, cost capture and allocations

  • Delivery of data analysis to support project decisions and delivery of appropriate reporting dashboards and management information using the latets best practice digital tools

Minimum Requirements

  • The role will be part of the AECOM PMO team and experience of delivery of PMO best practice in a consulting environment on infrastructure projects and programmes will be a key requirement of the role.

  • Project Controls experience

  • Cost planning management experience

  • Earned Value management experience

  • Preferably APM or equivalent professional qualification

  • Previous systems experience and understanding of their reporting interfaces

Preferred Qualifications

  • Engineering or construction Degree

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 250146BR

Additional Locations UK - Birmingham - Colmore Plaza, UK - Glasgow - 120 Bothwell Street, UK - Leeds, UK - Manchester - 1 New York Street

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.