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Project Controls Manager

Project Controls Manager

  • Location United States - Indiana - Whiting
  • Travel required Yes - up to 10%
  • Job category Project Management Group
  • Relocation available Negotiable
  • Job type Professionals
  • Job code 136930BR
  • Experience level Senior
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Job summary

A career in Productions & Operations (P&O) is an opportunity to help craft the future of bp. As part of the team, you’ll apply digital technologies and an agile approach as we transform our operating assets in pursuit of our net zero ambition. You’ll also help to develop resources, delivering ground-breaking projects and growing your talent in all kinds of new and rewarding ways within the operational heart of bp!

About the role

The PC Manager is responsible for managing a team to deliver project and reporting services and ensure the integrity and effectiveness of estimating, planning / scheduling, cost, project MoC, and project/function risks. The role will also develop the Project controls strategy, plans and procedures, implementing continuous improvements plans and managing conformance to internal and external requirements and stakeholders

Key Accountabilities

  • Act as the main point of contact for all project controls related activity for the project(s)
  • Lead the project controls team, ensuring project controls capability onboard at the right time/place
  • Deliver appropriate stage gate estimates and basis of estimate
  • Assist in the development of stage gate appropriate Financial Memorandums (FMs)
  • Deliver an integrated Master Control Schedule (MCS) and level 1 schedule for the project / programme
  • Ensure the Forecast Final Cost (FFC), cost phasing, variances and uncertainties are maintained and reviewed with Project Leadership monthly
  • Ensure project change and risk impacts are captured in cost and schedule updates (inc. trends)
  • Coordinate quarterly financial updates (QPF’s) and internal Project Controls verification reviews (Stage Gate/MCEs)
  • Ensure Project Information Management support is in place to support the project / programme

Job Requirements

  • Degree in Engineering, Technical Discipline or Project Management
  • Major Project Experience (10+ years)
  • Solid, broad-based project experience in the concept development, selection, design and/or construction phases of projects with an excellent track record of delivery.
  • Self-motivation and a high level of individual initiative and self-reliance are required.
  • Ability to interface, influence, and work effectively with members of Project Leadership.
  • Bias for simplification and efficiency with focus on fit-for-purpose work that meet the needs of the business.
  • Strong ability to build partnerships, actively engage and respect contributions of others.
  • Good written & verbal communication skills.
  • Strong analytical skills with expertise in Microsoft Office and ability to adapt quickly to new ‘digital’ technologies.

Desirable criteria

  • Project Management Professional / Association of Project Management (APM) accredited

About bp

At bp, we support our people to learn and grow in a diverse and challenging environment. We believe that our team is strengthened by diversity. We are committed to fostering an inclusive environment in which everyone is respected and treated fairly.

There are many aspects of our employees’ lives that are meaningful, so we offer benefits to enable your work to fit with your life. These benefits can include flexible working options, paid parental leave, among others!

Diversity sits at the heart of our company and as an equal opportunity employer, we stay true to our mission by ensuring that our place can be anyone’s place. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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