Project Controls Manager

Aecon Group Inc   •  

Vancouver, BC

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


11 - 15 years

Posted 33 days ago

  • Position OverviewThe Project Controls Manager will be based in our downtown Vancouver office and will be responsible for the development and implementation of Project Controls for large scale, heavy civil infrastructure projects.Key ResponsibilitiesManage the Project Control matters of major projects
  • Develop and enforce project controls policies, processes and procedures to ensure contract compliance and ensure timely and accurate reporting internally on cost, schedule and project status
  • Perform comprehensive monthly analyses on variances between actual and plan, and carry out forecasts/projections to assist in decision making
  • Provide management with accurate reports and trend date as to project status and forecast
  • Support change management with appropriate schedule and cost analysis
  • Advise on project controls strategy for successful project execution
  • Implement Earned Value Management systems
  • Leadership, training and development of project controls staff
  • Input into bid phases including review of Project Control requirements
  • Participate in developing and maintaining the company's Project Control systems
  • Required Knowledge & SkillsMinimum of 10 years Project Controls experience on major projects
  • Proven track record on delivering Project Controls success on major infrastructure schemes of a fixed price nature
  • Experience in Design Build or P3 projects a plus
  • Experienced in working in Joint Venture's with international partners
  • Engineering Degree or equivalent
  • Currently operating at senior level on a major project or in a large construction company
  • Sound understanding of all project controls on major projects including cost management, schedule management and change management
  • Able to command the respect of Executives and JV Partners on commercial matters
  • Previous experience of fixed price Major Projects (over $200m) in a senior level
  • Ability to develop appropriate Project Control systems on complex projects to provide accurate data to assist decision making
  • Claims experience in substantiating cost and schedule impact on major projects of a complex nature
  • Thorough knowledge of use of P6, and integration with SAP ERP systems
  • Thorough knowledge of implementation of Earned Value Management systems on complex fixed price contracts, with demanding client reporting requirements
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent people and leadership skills
  • Ability to liaise with internal and external legal counsel and experts
  • Enthusiastic team player