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Senior Project Controller

Industry Sector: Construction inc Facilities Management
Job Function: Project Contrl/Ctrct Admin/Estimating
Position Type: Full Time
Location: Perth - Metro
Closing Date: 09/08/2019
Ref. No.: 122316


Our client Lürssen is a family owned company with over 140 years of shipbuilding expertise, and a global leader in design and construction of ships for commercial and defence purposes. In May 2017, in pursuit of the SEA 1180 contract and regional export opportunities, Lürssen founded a subsidiary company, Lürssen Australia. The company will support Australia’s national sovereign shipbuilding strategy and operates from a new office in the Australian Marine Complex in Henderson, Western Australia.


We are assisting our Client in the search for a PROJECT PERFORMANCE SPECIALIST AND SENIOR PROJECT PERFORMANCE SPECIALIST. Duties will include but not be limited to –

• Manage the development and maintenance of the Project Performance organisation, systems, plans, processes and procedures from concept through the lifecycle of the project(s)
• Assist with the implementation of plans, processes and procedures through the lifecycle of the project(s)
• Assist with the Earned Value support for Earned Value (EV) related Reviews, such as Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBRs), EVMS Reviews and EV Surveillance
• Assist to aintain the standards and conduct continuous improvement activities on EV related processes
• Liaise with the customer and subcontractors on performance reporting
• Assist with the periodic Performance Reporting processes
• Deliver project performance support to the Project Management team including EV reporting, project status and variance reports, and other nominated project related activities
• Work within the project team (PM, CAMs and Project Controls team) for integrated project performance topics including EVM, EV Reviews and EV Reviewing
• Implement and help manage the project control change management system (Baseline Change Requests or BCRs) on the projects
• Assist with conduct of Estimate at Completion (EACs) processes on behalf of the PM

You will have:
• Australian Defence Security Clearance (Minimum NV1) required or must be able to obtain.
• Tertiary Qualifications will be highly regarded.
• Experience in a PROJECT CONTROLS role ideally in the Naval or Defence environment (But not essential)
• An understanding of the shipbuilding or heavy construction and engineering sectors
• Demonstrates a track record of success, achievement and learning in career to date, adding value within relevant positions.
• Demonstrable ability to interact with managers and employees at all levels.
• Excellent planning, analytical and decision-making skills.
• German language skills are a plus.

In return, Luerssen Australia will offer you:
• The unique opportunity to be part of a project that is delivering unique strengths to the Australian defence capability
• An opportunity to work for a world-renowned company
• The ability to build your professional career in a multi-disciplined business
• A supportive and dynamic team environment

Apply for this great opportunity by visiting or alternatively contact Carlo Principe on (08) 6465 6708 for a confidential discussion.

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For further information regarding this position please contact Carlo Principe at or by phoning on +61 8 9481 2424

Please quote reference number: 122316 in all correspondence.

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