Project Controller

Location Leeds
Discipline: Project Management
Salary: £30,000 - £34,000
Job ref: 004442
Published: 18 days ago

Portakabin have a fantastic opportunity for a Project Controller to join our Exteriors team based in the Northern Region.

As a Project Controller, you will manage the delivery of allocated projects, ensuring all necessary measures are taken so that works are carried out in a safe manner. You will also provide effective programme and cost control at all times.

Reporting to the Business Manager, you will ensure all Projects are delivered in accordance with all appropriate Health & Safety and CDM regulations, building relationships with Commercial, Service and Projects teams, and ensuring projects are delivered on time and within budget.

Role Details

  • Salary: £30,000 - £34,000
  • Role based: Flexibility on location within Northeast & Yorkshire and Northwest
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • Annual leave: 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays

Role Responsibilities

*         Manage project installations and dismantles ensuring that projects are completed within planned costs and agreed timescales.

*         Ensure that the necessary resources, including labour allocation, materials, and all sub-contract requirements, are in place and managed.

*         Foster and develop sound customer relationships through effective communication to provide excellent levels of service.

*         Ensure site inspections are carried out so that projects are priced correctly.

*         Ensure compliance with all legislation, codes of practice, industry guidelines and /or Company procedure relating to Health and Safety.

Benefits & Opportunities

*         Option to buy 5 days of annual leave

*         Working flexibly principles

*         Contributory pension

*         Annual bonus

*         Company Car

*         A range of dedicated health and wellbeing services including Mental Health First Aiders, free health helpline to support services and discounted gym memberships.

*         A chance to give back to your community with an annual Volunteering Day Off

There is also great opportunity for career progression within Portakabin. Roughly one third of our roles are filled by internal candidates!

Our Ideal Candidate

We are looking for someone who has:

*         Proven project management experience

*         Works productively in a high-pressure environment

*         Full UK driving licence

*         GCSE or equivalent level of education, including Maths and English

*         Strong all round technical knowledge - including where possible Building Regulations, HTM’s, HBN’s and CDM

*         Demonstrable knowledge and experience of financial control in delivering projects including negotiation of terms and final accounts

*         Knowledge of relevant Health and Safety legislation and procedures

Even if you do not match all of our ‘ideal’ criteria we would still be very keen to receive your CV as we love developing our people and may feel that you could be developed into this role.

About Portakabin

As innovators in the science of building, we provide modular buildings for hire and sale, as well as supplying refurbished buildings and construction site accommodation. We deliver building solutions for organisations of any size, in sectors ranging from manufacturing, education and health to transport, utilities and construction.

Portakabin remains in the ownership of the York based Shepherd family and now employs more than 1,750 people across ten European countries.

Apply Now!

We’re keen to get someone started in this role. If you think this sounds like the ideal job for you, please apply as soon as possible as we may close this job advert early if we receive a high number of applications.