Project Controls Officer

  • Permanent
  • Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
  • £18,000 to £19,500 per annum

A client of mine in Milton Keynes is looking to recruit Project Administrator on 6 month contract. This is a varied role which is essential to allow the Project Manager’s to fully concentrate on the delivery of their projects whilst knowing that the support involved is being carried out effectively.

You will help to assist the Project Manager and must be able to cope, in what at times, can be a stressful job with time scales that may be extremely tight. The candidates must have strong communication skills, both oral and written and be able to communicate at all levels.

Detailed Requirements

To provide a comprehensive project support service directly supporting Programme Managers and Project Managers

Act as point of contact in the team for internal and external customers, responding promptly to queries

Organise and manage dates and documentation for programme and project meetings
Organise and attend relevant internal IT meetings, including formulating and circulating agendas and action lists

Oversee Risks and Issues management

Ensuring compliance to commercial gate review process including where necessary preparation of documentation

To play a key role in the development and monitoring of projects, checking quality of output and compliance with business requirements, including commitments in proposals

Monitor the delivery of work streams against plans, chasing and challenging progress as appropriate

Represent the Project Manager at meetings as requested

Administer, monitor and report on projects budgets in accordance with Service processes and timetables

Responsible for tracking actual project costs against allocated budgets and producing monthly reports

Create or maintain project plans using MS Project

Other requirements

Due to the nature of this work Government security clearance of SC will be required and DV clearance would be an advantage. In addition to this and the nature of the role all applicants must be have been a British National for at least 2 years and been living in the UK for 10 years.

Candidates who do not currently hold clearance must be able to obtain the appropriate level of clearance for the role specified.

To apply for this this position please send an updated version of your CV to or call on 02392322318.

stride is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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