• Title
    Project Controller
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Project Control
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for a Project Control Engineer experienced in the oil and gas or nuclear industry. As the demand for our expertise continues to grow an opportunity has arisen for a Project Control Engineer to work as part of the Wood Project Delivery Function. This role will be based in Birchwood, Warrington. The position is responsible for planning and cost reporting of a portfolio of projects in support of Project Managers and Project Engineers


    Skills / Qualifications


    • Provide a Project Control service to the projects with responsibility for accurate project reporting and analysis
    • Assist Project Managers & Project Engineers with estimates and plans for Tenders
    • Compiling instruction forms for new project set up
    • Preparation of Monthly Project Reports (internal and external)
    • Monitoring and compilation of project sales and cost accruals
    • Variances investigation and reporting e.g. investigating variances on Monthly Profit Appraisal Report
    • Assisting Project Managers & Project Engineers with producing EAC (estimate at completion)
    • Raising purchase requisitions and receipting invoices
    • Monitoring and reconciling costs for Intercompany support to the projects
    • Progressing and maintaining project schedules
    • Dealing with project connection requests (for time bookings & expenses)
    • Dealing with cost transfers such as hour transfers between projects
    • Dealing with project close-outs
    • Managing project baselines
    • Ad hoc project reporting 

    Role requirements: 

    • Previous experience in a Project Control role
    • Excellent Excel skills
    • Experience with financial or cost management software
    • Experience with Primavera P6 planning software
    • Attention to detail and good numerical skills
    • Good communication skills
    • Able to work independently and as part of a team
    • Bachelor degree an advantage, but not essential
    • A QCF qualification in Project Controls an advantage, but not essential


    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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