Project Controls Officer - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee



Project Controls Officer

The Company

Kellogg Brown and Root (KBR) is a leading Defence and Government professional services provider. KBR Australia has been engaged in working with Defence and Defence Industry for over 25 years and has core competencies in program and project management, engineering, asset management, integrated logistics support, procurement and training solutions, and provides in-depth expertise to a wide range of projects within the Defence sector.

The Role

Our Government Services, Integrated Support Solutions (ISS) Division is seeking to engage a Project Controls Officer.

As the Project Controls Officer you will provide support to the General Manager ISS BU for all aspects of Project accounting controls, including development and maintenance of the ISS BU Work Under Contract / Back Log file(s), forecasting, preparation and maintenance of WBS, budget planning, changeability reporting and analysis, market sector reports, and all other relevant controls report and analysis.

Under general supervision, you will be required to solve complex problems using your detailed knowledge of field and industry best practices in project controls. By leveraging form your experience and problem solving skills you will develop and improve processes. At times you may be required to provide guidance to less experienced team members so you will need to have well developed communication skills.

Highly developed analytical skills and attention to detail are required as you will prepare and maintain an accurate Contract Work Breakdown Structure, master schedule and supporting schedules for the completion of project work. You will also maintain all project files, correspondence and reports for all ISS BU projects.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum 4 years' relevant experience and qualifications / accreditation in accounting and project control systems or equivalent is essential
  • Experience using accounting spreadsheet packages
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft packages including Microsoft Project
  • Experience in using SAP Enterprise Resource Management system

Applicants must hold Australian Citizenship as an Australian Government Security Clearance is required

Benefits of KBR

KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of staff at every stage of their career through in-house training, performance rewards and structured career paths. We offer a competitive package of lifestyle benefits that include family-friendly work hours. KBR is a quality assured equal opportunity employer.

KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and solutions across the asset and program life cycle within the government services and technology sectors. KBR employs approximately 28,000 people worldwide with customers in more than 80 countries and operations in 40 countries. ?

KBR is proud to work with customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, and long- term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver.

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