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Senior Planning, Monitoring & Control Professional – Controls

Posted 16 May 2024
Work experience
0 to 7 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required language
English (Fluent)

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Senior Planning, Monitoring & Control Professional – Controls

Location: Barrow-in Furness or Bristol. We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements – please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role.

Salary: £38,734 + depending on skills & experience

What you’ll be doing:

  • Working with the project management leadership team to set up the project management processes to the newly forming SSNA AUKUS Team
  • Undertaking intermediate problem solving typically based on previous experience
  • Identifying, assessing & managing risks to the success of the project
  • Applying appropriate planning, monitoring & control methods, and tools whether predictive (plan-driven) approaches or adaptive (iterative / agile) approaches
  • Agreeing PM&C approach with stakeholders, and preparing realistic plans (including quality, risk, and communications plans) and tracking activities against the project schedule, managing stakeholder involvement as appropriate
  • Consolidating expertise from multiple sources, including third party experts, to provide coherent advice to further organisational objectives
  • Supporting and promoting the development and sharing of specialist knowledge within the organisation

Your skills and experiences:


  • Demonstratable working knowledge within Project Controls
  • Ability to take learning from experience and put into practice
  • Excellent Stakeholder management


  • Experience with SAP would be advantageous
  • Role typically requires a Project Management related University Degree or equivalent by experience


You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

The SSN-Aukus team:

The SSN-AUKUS is set to replace the Astute class, becoming the largest, most powerful, and most modern attack submarine. As a member of the new SSN-Aukus team, you’ll have the opportunity to see the early lifecycle of these innovative vessels and help define how the team operates. Plus, with opportunities for advancement, this is an excellent chance to advance your career.

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.

We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

Closing Date:23rd May 2024

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.


BAE Systems is a global defence, aerospace and security company employing around 88,200 people worldwide.

39,515 employees