Project Controls Manager manages and oversees project controls for engineering and construction projects. Responsible for project planning and scheduling, cost estimating and monitoring, and quality review. Being a Project Controls Manager manages project controls personnel. Establishes operating policies to mitigate risk. Additionally, Project Controls Manager provides guidance and consultation for project managers. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Project Controls Manager typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. To be a Project Controls Manager typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments.