Share this Job

Project Controller (Maintenance)

Date: 13-Feb-2021

Location: Boscombe Down, England, GB

Company: QinetiQ

The role is responsible for the delivery of project controls within an assigned team, under the leadership of the LTPA Portfolio PMO Manager.


Specific Responsibilities

1. This will focus on improving demand quality for LTPA facility maintenance, ensuring systems are set up and there is good quality data. Supporting Facility Managers to ensure their Demand Plans are accurately represented on corporate tools.

2. Delivering project support tasks within assigned team; MS Project, lifecycle briefcase, project reporting, invoicing and other project document creation and management.

3. Delivery of project finance; debtors and cash collection, calculation of accruals, collation of cost journals and facility costs.

4. Supporting PCP&R improvement activity, and sharing knowledge skills and best practice.


Knowledge, skills and Personal Qualities Required

1. Awareness of project management; the project lifecycle and project finances.

2. Sharing knowledge, skills and best practice across QinetiQ.

3. Demonstrable competence in SAP, MS Excel (including add-ins), Word, Outlook, Project, PowerPoint and SharePoint.

4. Good organisational and record keeping skills.

5. Awareness of the project lifecycle and sales processes.

6. Experience of working to corporate procedures and the use of corporate tools.

7. Strong organisational skills with ability to prioritise workload and multi-task.

8. Good communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work with individuals at varying levels.

9. Ability to work as part of a team and well as unsupervised.

10. Some working knowledge of LTPA delivery desirable but not essential.



1. Educated to a minimum of GCSE level (to include English and Mathematics).

2. Demonstrate competence against the agreed Project Controls Competency Framework at a level of Foundation or APMIC (or be willing to work towards this)


QinetiQ comprises teams of dedicated people; experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets. We draw on our extensive technical knowledge and intellectual property to provide the know-how and support to solve some of the world’s most challenging problems. Our people make the critical difference to customers by providing unique approaches to problem solving. Why don’t you join some of the world’s finest scientific and technical minds and help us make tomorrow work today?


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. People around the world depend on us for their safety and security, and to enable the safety and security of others. Partnering with our customers, we help to save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. Our is 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, we get to experience what happens when we all share different perspectives, blend disciplines, and link technologies; constantly discovering new ways of solving complex problems. Being part of QinetiQ means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Come and find out how you can play a role.