Project Controller

Location United Kingdom
Discipline: Internal
Salary: £36,000 - £41,000
Job ref: 009642
Published: 11 days ago

Role: Project Controller - Datakom

Salary: £36,000- £41,000 + bonus and electric company car

Location: Flexible

You’re a Project Controller who would relish the opportunity to join an established and welcoming team working from one of our UK offices to suit your location. As a Project controller, you’ll be hardworking, resilient, and a great multi-tasker. You’ll need to be a strong communicator, confident working both independently and with wider areas of the Portakabin business.

You’ll be learning from the best, joining an ambitious and supportive team with extensive company and industry experience. They are looking forward to sharing their skills and knowledge with someone eager to learn and develop in their career at Portakabin.

You’ll be responsible for managing the delivery of allocated projects, working alongside other project teams, and ensuring all necessary measures are taken so work is carried out safely whilst providing effect programme and cost control at all times. Your working week will be split between 2 days onsite at a Portakabin, working from home and on the road meeting with customers.

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As a Project Manager, you will have:

*       The ability to work in a systematic, methodical and orderly way.

*       Ability to be adaptable and open minded

*       Excellent communication skills

*       Knowledge in use of Microsoft Office, in particular Word, Excel.

*       The ability to work productively in a high-pressure environment.

*       The ability to perform against deadlines and milestones.

*       Full UK driving licence.

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.

Why 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 now employs more than 2,000 people across ten European countries.

You will receive:

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays and the option to buy 5 additional days
  • Working flexibly principles
  • Contributory pension
  • Annual bonus
  • Electric company car and EVP charging point if required
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Employee Benefits Program (Discounts at 100s of shops, gyms, restaurants and even holidays!)

As a Portakabin Employee, you will also be able to access a range of dedicated health and wellbeing services, a chance to give back to your community with an annual volunteering day off, and fully funded professional qualifications! There is also a great opportunity for career progression within Portakabin.

What’s next? 

We aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. We are conducting interviews during, or before, the week commencing Monday 22nd July. First stage interview will be virtual and the second stage will be in person.

As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy. Portakabin is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective colleagues. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and perspectives and hire great people to build talented and diverse teams.

We are committed to making reasonable adjustments throughout the application, recruitment, and onboarding processes for candidates that require additional support and/or adjustments to be made. If you are having any difficulty applying, please contact our recruitment team on