Project Controls Manager: Salary, Job Description, How To Become One, and Where to Apply

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Project Controls Managers

The Project Controls Manager is responsible for project monitoring, providing the project manager, the client, and senior management with information on the scope, progress, costs and forecast completion, and ultimate spending while actively managing project risks. Typically, the PCM has a team of resources to help manage all of their responsibilities, such as a Project Planner, Cost Engineer and Risk Practitioner. This support may or may not be centrally pooled resources via a Project Management Office (PMO). 

Salary: xxxxx per year

Job Satisfaction: Very High

Transferability: Very High

Education: Degree 

Job Growth: High

Personality: xxxx

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Summary

Project Controls Manager - the role of a PCM is to manage the project control resources required to deliver multiple million-pound cross-functional engineering projects. 

 

The PCM is also tasked to support the project manager with progress reporting including schedule updates, forecast to complete, variance identification and opportunities for improvement.

Typically, the PCM has a team of resources to help manage all of their responsibilities, such as a Project Planner, Cost Engineer and Risk Practitioner. This support may or may not be centrally pooled resources via a Project Management Office (PMO).