Project Monitoring %26 Controls Manager

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Would you like to work in a fast paced and varied environment having impact on the Navy’s capability to get ships to sea? We currently have a vacancy for a Project Monitoring & Controls Manager at our site in Portsmouth

As a Project Monitoring & Controls Manager, you will be working with internal stakeholders including Project Managers, Programme Managers, Leads and externally with MOD and the Royal Navy

This role will provide you with opportunities to develop into project delivery roles as well as other opportunities within BAE Systems

Your main responsibilities as a Project Monitoring & Controls Manager will involve:

Management of project controls teams

Schedule adherence and robust project controls management

Your skills and qualifications:


Project Management/controls experience (Minimum of 5 years)

Extensive, expert level understanding a range of PM&C tools, techniques and practices

Strong stakeholder management/influence skills

Extensive knowledge and experience of PM&C governance and assurance processes such as Baseline reviews (IBR’s) and as an assessor of PM&C aspects at LMC reviews

Strong ability to capture, evaluate and share best practice


Able to work in ambiguity or an ever-changing environment

Experience in a Defence / Maritime repair environment

What we're looking for in you:

You will have strong diplomacy skills in order to work across business boundaries.The ability to influence people is necessary when negotiating with operational managers at all levels. You will be a strong communicator to enable you to deliver complex and sensitive information and you will know how to motivate your local team.

Location: Portsmouth

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

Maritime Services

Join us and help to define the future of global maritime defence capabilities. With approximately 3,500 employees based at five UK locations and revenue of £600million, we pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around and offer significant opportunities for committed employees to learn and grow with us.

From our headquarters in Portsmouth, we are proud to support the Royal Navy in global operations. BAE Systems Maritime Services delivers end-to-end support to over 50 per cent of the Royal Navy's surface fleet. Our services include ship upgrades, repairs, dockyard facilities management and provision of combat systems training. We also develop and support the Royal Navy’s complex equipment, such as radar, torpedoes and small boats.

With our international programmes and core support to the Ministry of Defence, you could find yourself working on the iconic Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers, Type 45 Destroyers, Type 23 Frigates, Type 26 Global Combat Ships, Hunt Class Mine Countermeasure Vessels, Offshore Patrol Vessels, historic ships and more. Our highly skilled teams design, develop, support and maintain a wide range of complex equipment. This includes Spearfish, one of the most powerful and capable wire guided torpedoes on the market. Currently undergoing a major upgrade programme, Spearfish will soon benefit from further sophisticated advances in its homing, warheads, tactical and fuelling systems, as well an upgraded guidance link. Then there’s Artisan, the 3D radar that can identify a target the size of a tennis ball, travelling at a speed of more than 2000 miles an hour more than 25 kilometres away!

Join us and the projects you’ll be involved in will form the backbone of the Royal Navy for decades to come. You'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of.

BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions.These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.