IPS – Integrated Project Services, Inc.

  • Job Locations UK-West Midlands-Birmingham
    Project Controls
    # of Openings Remaining
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Location : Location
    UK-West Midlands-Birmingham
  • Position Responsibilities

    IPS is hiring! We are looking for a talented Senior Project Planner to join our well established team to be based out of our EMEA HQ, located in Birmingham, UK


    The Senior Project Planner will review, coordinate and summarise the activities of cost control, planning and scheduling, document control and estimating for assigned projects. Also, the Senior Project Controller may assume other commercial duties as designated by the Project Manager with the concurrence of the Manager of Project Controls.


    Job Duties and Responsibilities

    • Produce and maintain the Project Control Execution Plan.
    • Produce the project cost and progress reports for Project Manager and Client.
    • Supervise the Project Control and Estimating personnel assigned to project.
    • Supervise the development and maintenance of forecasts for cost and time.
    • Identify and analyse potential project problems.
    • Recommend corrective action and follow-up on recommendations.
    • Motivate subordinates to meet project objectives.
    • Promote communication and teamwork within group and project.
    • Special projects as assigned.

    Qualifications & Requirements

    • Extensive experience in Project Controls, Scheduling or Project Coordination.
    • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, planning, finance, accounting or business administration.
    • Progressive ability, capacity and aptitude in administration to plan, organise, supervise and coordinate technical work and to obtain cooperation from others.
    • Demonstrates project management experience.
    • Analytical thinking, structured problem solving skills, superior communications skills, team building and strong work ethic. Must be able to build report with department staff.
    • High level of computer expertise in Word, Excel, Primavera, MS Project.

    Company Overview

    About Us


    IPS-Integrated Project Services is a global leader in developing innovative and cost effective solutions for the engineering, construction, commissioning and qualification of complex pharmaceutical and biotech research and manufacturing facilities. With technical expertise spanning R&D to pilot-scale to large-scale production, our team specializes in the technology, trends and regulatory environment to successfully deliver capital projects and improve operations. For over thirty years, we have applied unique LEAN methodologies throughout the project life cycle, continually finding ways to do things better and more efficiently, delivering higher quality and controlling costs. Headquartered in Blue Bell, PA, IPS is a multi-national company with over 1,100 professionals worldwide and offices in California, Indiana, Kansas, Massachusetts, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Brazil, Canada, China, Ireland, Singapore, Switzerland, UK and four locations in India. Visit our website at www.ipsdb.com.




    Process Architecture, Process Design, Engineering, Construction, Commissioning, Qualification, LEAN Project Delivery, Strategic Master Planning, Energy Conservation Management, Project Controls, Program/Project Management, Operations/Logistics Strategy and Planning, EPCMV and Staffing Services.


    IPS is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer of protected veterans (M/F/D/V).


    Attention Search Firms / Third Party Recruiters:  IPS is not seeking assistance or accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for employment opportunities with IPS. Regardless of past practice, all resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at IPS via-email, the Internet or directly to hiring managers at IPS in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for a specific position will be deemed the sole property of IPS, and no fee will be paid in the event a candidate is hired by IPS as a result of the referral or through other means.


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