The Royal Navy’s Submarine Service has operated the UK’s Nuclear Deterrent every hour of every day for nearly 50 years, protecting our nation from the most extreme threats.
The Submarine Delivery Agency are now recruiting for extraordinary people to help deliver the UK’s next generation of ballistic missile submarines The Dreadnought Class.
The Project Controls is a key function within The SDA and plays a vital role in ensuring the success of projects by providing Estimating, Cost Control, Planning and Scheduling and Risk Management.
What makes the function unique is that they are involved in all phases of a project from the proposal through to completion, ensuring work is delivered on time and within budget.
The Trident Systems Project Team procure and support the Trident Strategic Weapons System, a key component of the UK’s Independent Nuclear Deterrent.
They have an exciting opportunity for a Project Controls Coordinator to join their team in Corsham. The successful candidate will be responsible for the management of financial information (annual budget of £10M), risk reporting, risk management and project reporting.
So if you have experience in Project Controls, we would welcome an application from you.
This role will involve regular liaison with stakeholders and therefore requires someone with a talent for communicating, influencing and working with others.
A background in Risk Management and experience of implementing new and evolving plans, would also be ideal.
In person, you will be a diligent and committed team-player with a meticulous and accurate way of working. The ability to collaborate with others and assist stakeholders will enable you to build key relationships within your local delivery team.
An attitude dedicated to personal improvement will underpin your success and enable you to develop your business acumen as you progress further within the business.
As this is a complex and multifaceted post in a highly sensitive area, this post is Reserved (Sole UK Nationals only), DV (Developed Vetting) and Sensitive.
Applicants will start the post with valid SC (Security Check) and be willing to undertake a DV security clearance within the first 6 months of employment.
Please note that this role is situated in an underground facility and therefore, for health and safety reasons the successful applicant must be physically able to climb 100ft of stairs in the event of an emergency.
Day to day you will be responsible for managing the activities of team members, ensuring the programme information and changes are recorded accurately and circulated effectively.
You will oversee and organise the activities of the Project Controls Function through the collation and standardisation of data to create monthly reports.
You may also become involved with cost estimating, schedule development, as well as impact identification, and opportunity / dependency management.
Responsibilities could also include :
What you will be assessed against
To be found successful you must demonstrate the following essential criteria :
It would benefit your application should be able to demonstrate the following desirable criteria :
If you are invited to an interview, you will be assessed against the following technical competencies :
If you are invited to an interview, you will be assessed against the following behaviours :