Location: Drigg, Cumbria
Rate: PAYE - £20.24 / Ltd - £25.75
Job Type: Contract, can be full time or part time.
Duration: 12 months
Contact details: Joanne Anders - (Apply online only)
Capita Resourcing is the strategic resourcing business within Capita plc. We are the chosen provider of agency workers and permanent recruitment for the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) collaborative framework, across nuclear sites and offices UK wide.
The Role Description
We require a self-motivated cost engineer to provide a cost and project controls service to independently and robustly manage, measure and report performance of a major project or programme of work within the bounds of the company project controls framework, and to contribute to the development of project control policies and procedures.
Essential & Desirable Skills
Experience in a project controls discipline and knowledge of best practice.
Consistent performance under pressure
Ability to work with minimal supervision
Strong relationship building skills and ability to manage relationships with key clients or stakeholders across the organization
Pays close attention to detail with a meticulous and methodical approach
Flexible approach to work, willing to play a full role in ensuring the success of the team
Ability to identify and create improvements in reporting in line with project needs
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Strong spread sheet manipulation skills and advanced Excel work
Can demonstrate being an excellent team player
Ability to influence others
Independently process and control all income and costs, ensuring correct coding, authorisation, and transaction Management for designated functional budget accounts (Expenditure and income)
Liaise with the budget holders / portfolio owners, to ensure that project budgets and plans are kept up to date to reflect progress and changes to assumptions, including any re-forecast as required, and have sufficient detail on work in progress to plan and manage costs effectively, and prepare Baseline Change Controls where required
Coordinate and develop project annual-spend projections through monthly reviews, and produce periodic cost performance management data for the budget holders, to agreed timetables, showing budget (BCWS), forecast (EAC), and actual performance (ACWP) against plan, with breakdown of costs at appropriate levels, and written commentary on variances
Maintain detailed records as required for both internal and external audit purposes
Support managers at all levels to discharge their responsibilities as project managers
Provide cost input to and implement the cost element of trending and change control procedure for designated functional budget accounts
Provide cost input to and implement the cost element of risk management for designated functional budget Accounts Proactively coach and support the development of other team members
Provide a governance role within the project controls framework by assisting in the preparation and maintenance of project control policies and procedures, and actively promote adherence to them throughout the business
Perform other duties as assigned by the Project Controls Manager
Capita Resourcing welcome applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation.
Capita Resourcing is a trading name of Capita Resourcing Ltd. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business. Applicants will be required to register with us