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Jacobs Project Control Manager in Casablanca, Morocco

Project Control Manager


Responsible for ensuring the project controls department delivers a cost and schedule effective, high standard of project controls services to all internal and external clients. Specific responsibilities includes

  • To attract, assemble and manage a high quality Project controls team

  • To promote Jacobs’s Project Controls Capability to our clients

  • To set overall directions and manage development of Jacob’s Project Controls systems.

  • To routinely report on the cost, schedule and resource trends and forecasts on all projects.

  • To provide governance and corporate support for the Project Controls function within Projects.

  • Ensure Project Controls team provides consistent, accurate management and reporting of services and capital cost, schedule and resourcing on projects

  • Ensure Project Controls team provides timely trend information and variance reports to Project Managers and helps to develop recovery plans on cost and schedule within agreed timeframes.

  • Ensure Project Controls teams supports Project teams on managing claims for variations and extensions and assists in resolutions of contract disputes

  • Identify and implement best practices, procedure and tools and systems for project controls

  • Manage the selection and / or development of project controls tools

  • Manage the rollout of corporate initiatives with respect to project controls

  • Ensure feedback of cost and schedule actuals to estimating and business development for improvement of corporate estimating data

  • Ensure relevant lesson learnt output is communicated and reviewed

  • Ensure the sell sheets for Jacobs services are prepared accurately and on time

  • Provide HSE, technical leadership and guidance to all staff within the group.

  • Determine the necessary discipline training requirements and arrange for appropriate training

  • Liaise and train project managers/directors to clarify project control related issues

  • Provide leadership, direction, supervision and inspirational management to all team members (direct & indirect)

  • Meet overhead and S&O budgets as directed by the Manager of Project Services

  • Provide input to project budgets for bids in consultation with theManager of Project Services


  • MBA or equivalent

  • Tertiary Engineering qualifications

  • At least 15 years’ experience in Cost Control, Planning or Estimating of multi-disciplined projects

  • Ideally EPC, EPCM experience across a broad range of projects

  • Relevant experience in Project Control

  • MS Excel & Project, Cost Software, Primavera etc.

  • Keeps up to date with the best practice in the field of Project Controls

Primary Location Morocco-Morocco Countrywide-Casablanca

Req ID: IND0000U8

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