Prima Uno, the specialist Project Controls, Risk and Forensic Planning, Consultancy, has announced they have a new Head of Project Controls for their West Cumbrian Team. Bill Sanderson has joined the business to strengthen the existing team. There are another 8 new recruits in January 2015 for Prima Uno consisting of Bill, a Risk Practitioner, Lead Planner, Planner and 3 apprentices.
Bill has a wide range of management experience in numerous industries with over 35 years' experience, managing multi-discipline teams across different sites, and demonstrated ability to influence and motivate others to achieve high level performance targets. Managed multi-million dollar projects to timescale and within budget. Industries include construction, petrochemical, aircraft, software development, Nuclear, pharmaceutical and overseas experience.
A proven successful track record in the management of large project controls teams on complex programme portfolio's, the development and roll out of project control systems, planning strategies and reporting systems and the ability to influence and integrate contractors into the project team during the programme life cycle, thus improving team working and producing a product fit for purpose within budgetary targets.
Sarah Purdham of Prima Uno added "Due to the rapid growth of the business in the last two years it is necessary to move up a gear. Having someone with Bill's reputation and credentials takes Prima Uno onto the next level. We are absolutely delighted to have Bill on board. It will be a wonderful chance for our younger staff and apprentices to work alongside Bill who has a wealth of experience from multi sectors.
Since Prima Uno was established in 2012, its main aim has been to grow the business into a nationally respected specialist consultancy. Alongside this ambition Managing Director Sarah Purdham also wanted to set up a 'Centre of Excellence', enabling more people in West Cumbria to become nationally respected Project Control specialists.