Project Controls Manager

BAE Systems UK

Location: Glasgow City

Job Type: Not Specified


Job title: Project Controls Manager

Location: Scotstoun. We offer hybrid and flexible working arrangements for this role

Salary: £60,000 per annum depending on experience

What you’ll be doing:

  • Lead the Hunter Class Project Controls teams to deliver effective performance monitoring and analysis to inform effective decision making
  • Assist on the provision of the independent evaluation of performance and reporting of the overall programme status and its interfaces
  • Lead on the implementation of a robust, integrated risk management process & authorisation of contingency
  • Be responsible for the development, implementation, and maintenance of a project control system
  • Provide the framework within which the Project manages configuration & change

Your skills and experiences:

  • Experience in a Project Controls Manager role within a large-scale project environment, preferable during the Engineering lifecycle
  • Experience within a PMO environment with track record in managing Project Reporting, Risk, Change
  • Ability to summarise complex project data and turn into actionable management information
  • Experience in managing and influencing stakeholders at all levels
  • Preferably holds Association for Project Management Qualification (APM-Q) or equivalent


You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual leave incentive.

The Hunter Class Project Controls Team

By joining the Hunter Class Project Controls team, you will have an exciting opportunity to work on an international programme and engage with the Hunter Class team in Australia to help shape the future of a large shipbuilding project.

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.

We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.”

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

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