Project Controls Lead- Data Centre, Sweden

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Project Controls Lead- Data Centre, Sweden

Job ref: JK-Pcls232 Salary: Negotiable plus FULL package & expenses Location: Sweden, Sweden

Project Controls Lead- Data Centre, Sweden


Our client is an established engineering & construction main contractor undertaking a number of new build data centre schemes across Northern Europe (primarily Scandinavia). This organisation undertakes a full ‘turnkey’ service and they are constructing these data centres from the initial groundworks stage right the way through to the M&E installation, fit out and handover. 


Our client is now seeking an experienced Project Controls Lead for a new build, €350m+ Data Centre scheme in Sweden


Our client would prefer a Project Controls Lead with experience of data centre build projects or similar technical projects with a high level of process such a pharmaceutical or heavy industrial manufacturing. Applicants should be from a main contracting background.


Duties & Responsibilities will include;


  • Developing and maintaining collaborative relationships with the Client
  • Establishing project objectives in line program ensuring goals & timelines are achieved
  • Execution of projects via an established Quality and Management system
  • Responsible for development and management of project schedules and project controls tools
  • Identification of project milestones, monitor & report on same
  • Critical Path development & analysis
  • Being proficient in MS Project and Primavera Scheduling tools
  • The Project Controls Lead will Liaise with project management team with regular schedule performance status reports
  • Provide valued input to Constructability Reviews
  • Establish project schedule resource requirements
  • Develop and Communicate tools for the target completion of project goals.
  • Provides performance updates / reports views for identification of variances and corrective action.
  • Use WBS to divide project’s into Discipline’s/Area’s/Floor’s etc. as required
  • Project Progress Reporting using Earned Value, S Curve’s, Histograms and Commodity Curves.
  • Cost Loading of primavera schedule’s
  • Subcontractor Progress Monitoring
  • Labour Productivity Measure & Reporting using S/E analysis
  • As a Project Controls Lead, you will represent the company in progress and planning meetings
  • Manage Project Handover’s utilising System/TOP handover’s



The ideal applicant will be able to demonstrate the following experience;


  • 3rd level qualifications in construction/engineering or quantity surveying
  • 6+ years’ previous experience in a similar construction role working for established contractors working on projects in-excess of €50 million
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Word, Primavera, Microsoft Project, Asta Power Project and in particular MS Excel are essential
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills are required
  • Ability to work well in a pressurised team environment is crucial
  • Good time management essential
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Be proactive and flexible
  • Analytical thinker with demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Ability to work in a team or on own initiative
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks at a high level of quality
  • Enthusiastic and Hardworking
  • Possess the ability to analyse and convert BOQ’s into a progress measuring format suitable for the project.
  • Possess a good understanding of labour man hour’s and weightings


In return our client can offer a highly competitive package including; €high basic salary, €overseas uplift, tax free) allowance, rotational shift, All flights to and from site, Return Flights for visiting families, Individual apartments, Food subsistence allowance, Bonus system, Car / Travel + additional


Please apply with an up to date CV and we will contact you by return to discuss further