Engineering and construction

Project Controls Director

Imagine a future where you actively contribute to the green transition by leading and integrating the project controls disciplines in large offshore EPC projects

Join us in this role where you’ll deliver, maintain, and manage a standard and consistent framework that provides integrated project controls and risk management capabilities enabling to complete the project successfully.

Welcome to Project Services
You’ll be part of Project Controls & Risk Management where you, together with your colleagues, will lead the deployment and integration of the project controls disciplines across large offshore EPC projects. You’ll report directly to the Managing Director of the EPC project and lead a team of dedicated specialists supporting the EPC project organization with project controls industry best practices. You’ll play a key role in providing the Managing Director and the EPC management organization with integrated performance insights. As a team, we have an ambitious goal to become the most effective project management organisation of the offshore wind industry through empowerment, collaboration, and knowledge sharing.

You’ll play an important role in:

  • establishing an integrated controls framework to meet the specific project requirements, incl. scope, schedule, risk, change, cost, information management, and project coordination disciplines
  • implementing the necessary project controls processes and tools in the project and with contractors, and ensuring that adequate training and awareness sessions are provided
  • coordinating and managing the regular reporting of project progress and ad-hoc analysis allowing for effective monitoring, forecasting and execution of the project
  • facilitating scenario analysis and support the project management team in decision-making
  • supporting and managing the Project Controls & Risk Management team in their day-to-day activities and deliverables.

To succeed in the role, you:

  • have min. five years’ experience in a leading project management role
  • have experience in leading a team of specialists within project management and effective communication with team & stakeholders
  • are an experienced user of relevant project controls & risk management tools & techniques, i.e., scheduling, HR planning, risk & change mgmt.
  • have proven experience of project controlling/management in large infrastructure projects
  • have leadership skills with proactive and co-operative way of working with team members and stakeholders
  • have excellent communication skills and ability to tailor approach and present complex information to broad audiences.

Maybe you’ve read the above and can see you have some transferable skills, even though they don’t quite match all the points. If you think you can bring something to the team, we still encourage you to apply.

Join a global leader in renewable energy
Ørsted is a growing green energy major and global leader in climate action. With us you’ll play a part in driving change towards a green energy future. You’ll grow your talent in a fast-paced and high-growth industry where you have plenty of opportunities to learn and develop through challenging assignments and industry-leading experts. Here, you can perform in a friendly work environment based on trust, respect, and collaboration.

Shape the future with us
Send your application to us as soon as possible. We’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis and reserve the right to take down the advert when we’ve found the right candidate.

As an applicant or employee, you may request reasonable work and position accommodation or adjustments via

Please note that you’re expected to do some travelling in relation to your work, as you’ll meet with your colleagues across relevant locations.

Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages and answer the screening questions relevant for your country.