Wood is currently recruiting for a Senior Project Controls Manager to join our growing Planning and Controls team, within our Programme and Project Solutions (PPS) business in our Glasgow office. Established as part of our Environment & Infrastructure (E&IS) business, PPS provides Programme and Project Management solutions as an external consultancy service to a wide range of markets and sectors. We are expanding our capability in Scotland and this role is key to its growth. This is an exciting opportunity be part of and shape a newly developing team.
This is a dual role with both business management, SME and service line leadership responsibilities. We are looking for an experienced PCM to join PPS Planning and Controls to support its growth and service provision to both external clients and internal projects across the wider business. If you have a successful track record and thrive on challenges in a fast-paced environment, this could be the opportunity for you.
The principle objectives of this role are to lead and grow Woods E&IS Project Controls capabilities and teams within this region (Scotland), with the aim of growing the professional services business (Project and Programme Services) in line with the vison of the PPS Director and Head of Project Controls.
The Regional Leads and Head of Project Controls form the senior leadership for the Project Controls profession across Wood’s Environment and Infrastructure Europe business and are responsible for all areas of its direction, success and growth.
This role is being advertised in conjunction with similar roles to lead established teams across the remainder of the UK.
Prime Responsibilities and Duties
The successful applicant will be required to utilise their broader Project Controls and team management skills to lead the regional team. The Regional Project Controls Team Lead will have responsibility for the day to day management of the Project Controls team in their region, they will have responsibility for line management, team development and deployment of resource. They will also be contributing to, or leading on, locally lead sub-national bids, and providing senior resource support and SME to live project delivery.
The second aspect of this role focuses on their professional specialism. As a Planning and Controls SME the successful candidates will be required to share their subject matter expertise nationally. Owning process, procedure, industry best practice, lessons learned and establishing or contributing to a CoP to share knowledge and drive professionalism within the Environment and Infrastructure Planning community.
Successful candidate will be based in Glasgow, but required to travel regionally and nationally as per role and project needs.
Management Skills, Knowledge and Experience
Technical Skills, Knowledge and Experience
A broad and generalist knowledge of Project Controls, at a level where you are capable of leading the discipline. Fully conversant in controls specialisms:
Qualifications and Accreditations
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 60,000 people, with revenues of over $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. www.woodplc.com
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