Project Controls
£45k - 65k per year + car allowance and competitive benefits package
United Kingdom

Due to significant expansion and growth across their integrated Project Controls team, our client in Manchester is looking for innovative, experienced Project Controls Engineers/ Planners to work across a portfolio of high-profile client initiatives in Manchester and the Northwest, supporting some of the biggest and most expensive Infrastructure/ Defence / Nuclear Programmes the UK has to offer. (They'll speak to you about which ones on a MS Teams chat).

You will also be responsible for implementing best practices within Controls, Planning, Analytics & Reporting, Risk, Change and Performance Management solutions on complex commissions.

Joining the established Project Controls team in Manchester, the Project Controls Engineer will be an integral part of their esteemed team, responsible for overseeing project controls activities for high-profile projects across aviation, highways, rail, nuclear, defence, energy, utilities sectors.

Your expertise in project management, planning, and controls will be utilised to ensure the successful delivery of complex client projects, they provide programme and project management, cost and commercial management, risk management and advisory services to a portfolio of prestigious clients. 

Manchester (City Centre)

Role: Project Controls Engineer

Salary: £45,000pa - £60,000pa + car allowance

Type: Consultancy (Infrastructure/Defence Projects- Client Facing)

With over 3500 staff currently based in the UK, they embrace cutting-edge technologies and innovative solutions to optimise project performance, by leveraging data analytics, digital tools, and AI-driven insights, enhance decision-making, streamline processes, and driving efficiency.

This role includes: Hybrid working with flexible/ adult working patterns, additional £4,000pa car or transport allowance, excellent career development plan when you start, guaranteed support gaining chartership, yearly pay reviews, fast track career progression and competitive benefits package.

It's a permanent position, predominately client facing, this may be part of a large team or as the key day to day contact point with the client. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with diverse project teams to establish effective project controls strategies and processes.
  • Monitor project performance, identifying potential risks, and recommending proactive solutions.
  • Analyse project data to generate insightful reports, aiding decision-making and project optimization.
  • Develop and maintain project schedules, budgets, and resource plans to achieve project milestones.


  • Bachelor’s or recognised degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Project Controls Engineer, adept at utilizing industry-leading tools and techniques.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex data and provide valuable insights.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, fostering effective teamwork and stakeholder engagement.

For more information on the role, or any other opportunities we have available in London, please apply, or contact