Project Controller

Date: 8 Sep 2023

Location: Bristol, England, GB

Company: QinetiQ

Job Title:        Project Controller
Location:        Can work remotely, but ideally close to any QinetiQ site
Package:        Competitive Salary + Benefits Package
Role Type:      Full time or Part time
Role ID:          SF15556

Be part of the QinetiQ journey. If you're ready to be a part of an organisation that values your expertise, fosters your growth, and offers the chance to work on impactful projects, then QinetiQ is the place for you. Your contributions as a Project Controller will be instrumental in advancing our Acoustic Programs and making the world a safer place.


The role
As a Project Controller within the Maritime Test, Evaluation, Training and Tactics team you will have a role that is out of the ordinary.


You'll be working across multiple projects, delivering technologies into the UK’s submarine and surface fleet ranging capability.


Day-to-day, you will be:


  • Responsible for the planning and execution of Configuration Management activities, for the delivery of equipment and technologies that will support the UK’s ranging capability.
  • Maintain, review and update the CM processes, where appropriate.  Ensure adherence to processes and consistency of approach across multiple projects within the Programme.
  • Responsible for the planning and execution of ongoing Asset Management, maintaining an up to date Bill of Materials for the various technologies and equipment deployed to the range.
  • Support and contribute to the wider information and knowledge management community and identify opportunities for common practices and procedures.
  • Provide guidance and education to the project teams on the purpose and value of Configuration Management.

In thi srole you are able to work Full Time or Part Time. Remote working is available however you will also be able to work from any site or work Hybrid if that is preferable.


Essential experience of the Project Controller
Experience in Configuration and Asset Management or relevant experience within a process change environment.

Qualifications for the Project Controller
We value difference and we don’t have a fixed idea when it comes to background or education, provided you can show the required level of experience and willingness to learn then we would like to hear from you.


Please note that all applicants must be eligible for SC clearance, as a minimum.UKSV National Security Vetting Solution: guidance for applicants - GOV.UK (


Our Benefits

  • Adaptive and flexible working
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Health Cash Plan, Private Medical Insurance and Dental Insurance
  • Matched contribution pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee discount portal: Personal Accident Insurance, Travel Insurance, Restaurants, Cinema Tickets and much more
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows most employees to buy up to 5 days’ additional leave
  • We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant
  • Payroll Giving and Volunteering - helping charities and local community

Our volunteering programme enables our people to use their professional skills to make a positive difference in our local communities, for example STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) ambassador days in schools. We support a number of charities that are important to our people, including those which help the defence community. 


Why Join QinetiQ?
As we continue to grow into new markets around the world, there’s never been a more exciting time to join QinetiQ. The formula for success is our appetite for innovation and having the courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges.


You’ll experience a unique working environment where teams from different backgrounds, disciplines and experience enjoy collaborating widely and openly as we undertake this exciting and rewarding journey. Through effective teamwork, and pulling together, you’ll get to experience what happens when we all share different perspectives, blend disciplines, and link technologies; constantly discovering new ways of solving complex problems in a diverse and inclusive environment where you can be authentic, feel valued and realise your full potential. Visit our website to read more about our diverse and inclusive workplace culture. 


About QinetiQ
As a company of thousands of dedicated professionals, we are a world-centre of excellence in research and development and act as a catalyst for fast-track innovation, offering outstanding experimentation facilities, and technical, engineering and scientific expertise. QinetiQ is made up of dedicated experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets, all working together to explore new ways of protecting what matters most. Being part of QinetiQ means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Partnering with our customers, we help to save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. Come and find out how you can play a role.


Please note that many roles in QinetiQ are subject to national security vetting. Applicants who already hold the appropriate level of vetting may be able to transfer it upon appointment, subject to approval. A number of roles are also subject to restrictions on access to information, which mean factors such 


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