Project Controls Engineer

Project Controls Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Project Controls Engineer to join our team.


  • Change management;
  • Use the document control system to optimise distribution of information;
  • Resource planning and management;
  • Earned Value Management;
  • Establish and work to maintain robust open and honest reporting with all parties to ensure project meets targets;
  • Risk and Opportunity management;
  • Project reporting – to the client and company;
  • Schedule development and management;
  • Generate cash flow profiles in conjunction with commercial team and monitor;
  • Be client focused and aware of the client’s priorities and develop into the plans. Cascade a positive approach to meeting these down through the team;
  • Work with the supply chain to establish effective relationships and ensure continuous improvement in delivering programme and productivity;
  • Work with the commercial team to ensure that the EVA and cost systems correlate and that the combined monthly reporting is accurate;
  • ensure that client reporting requirements are always met;
  • Cost Management;
  • Have knowledge of conditions of contract, and ensure that project timescales are achieved.


  • Knowledge of the Engineering and Construction Industry;
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft SharePoint including SharePoint Lists;
  • Thorough understanding of EVM terminology and practice;
  • High degree of proficiency in P6 Planning and Control Software, (including aspects of budgets and resources);
  • An ability to effectively interpret data and provide input on business process improvement;
  • Experience using d ata visualisation tool Microsoft Power BI, creating meaningful graphs and dashboards;
  • Competent IT skills including MS Excel and the ability to use this to manipulate data and produce data gathering templates.