FP&A Analyst(Project Controlling)

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Date: 04-Jun-2022

Location: Bangalore, KA, India

Company: Alstom

Req ID:309997 

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 75 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  

FP&A analyst 

About Alstom in India

Alstom has established a strong presence in India. Currently, the company is executing metro projects in several Indian cities including Chennai, Kochi and Lucknow where it is supplying Rolling Stock manufactured out its state of the art facility at SriCity in Andhra Pradesh. In the Mainline space, Alstom is executing Signaling & Power Supply Systems for the 343 Km. section on World Bank funded Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor. Phase 1 in the construction of the new electric locomotive factory for manufacturing and supply of 800 units of 12000HP locomotives is also complete at Madhepura, Bihar while the depot at Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh is ready to commence operation. Alstom has set up an Engineering Centre of Excellence in Bengaluru, and this coupled with a strong manufacturing base as well as localized supply chains, is uniquely positioned to serve customers across the globe. Today, Alstom in India employs close to 3600 people and in line with Government of India’s ‘Make in India’ policy initiative, Alstom has been investing heavily in the country in producing world class rolling stock, components, design, research and development to not only serve the domestic market, but also rest of the world. www.alstom.com/ India






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Financial Analysts ensure that Alstom makes sound financial decisions. Our team of Financial Analysts foster the financial health of our organization by partnering closely with our various functions, tracking performance metrics and creating financial models. A master juggler working on multiple projects at a time, you maintain a consistently high level of attention to detail while finding creative ways to tackle financial challenges. As part of the Europe Finance team you will use data to provide senior level management with insightful recommendations, planning and reporting support. Using your technical skills, business acumen and creativity, you will develop analysis and insights to help business partners understand project and site performance and the effectiveness of associated campaigns, while also providing recommendations to shape their business decisions.




Key responsibilities will include:

  • Provide analysis files to Europe local finance teams for the financial KPIs (backlog, P&L, Free cash flow, Operating working capital, overdues and Operation data)
  • Provide a 1st level of analysis on those KPIs
  • Actively prepare and contribute to the elaboration of the monthly Business reviews and to the budget reviews.
  • Support units and internal customers by answering to their everyday questions
  • Contribute to transversal initiatives such as tool development, trainings, best practices sharing.
  • Perform the cost follow-up of the Europe Central Management Unit and the reporting for the monthly closing
  •  This list is not exhaustive and new missions can be added based on your interests once you will have mastered the basic ones.


What you will learn :


You will discover financial controlling and cash controlling:

  • Constant contact with project, operations, reporting teams and top management
  • Develop you IT Skills (Excel, BI, SAP)
  • Everyday use of financial KPIs: Free cash flow, working capital but also Sales, Gross Margin and much more


Qualifications & Skills:


We are looking for a top talent to be our next Sr. FP&A Analyst. Ideally, a successful candidate

  • University Master in Corporate Finance or Treasury, Business school (MBA, CA, CMA etc)
  • 2 years professional experience, preferably in corporate environment
  • You are curious, striving to learn and to develop
  • You have strong interest in Excel and PowerPoint and a working knowledge
  • You are rigorous and organized and you like to innovate to solve problems
  • English is mandatory. French optional.




Post graduate or above in Finance

Language: English (mandatory)


Location - Bangalore



  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (in English)
  • Ability to work independently and as per timelines
  • Ability to present consise analysis and solutions
  • Problem solving driven & appropriate urgency awareness skills
  • Team player
  • A result oriented individual able to handle the role with a strong ability to influence, guide and provide critical feedback





  • Working knowledge of budgeting, forecasting and reporting processes
  • Knowledge of IFRS


  • SAP-FICO end-user Knowledge of SAP/related Finance tools
  • Working knowledge of BW/BI and consolidation system
  • Process management skills in other areas like Inter-company, AP 


AIR VALUES (Agile, Inclusive & Responsible) BEHAVIOUR:

  • Capacity to continuously adapt to a changing environment by showing a pro-active and positive approach
  • Actively listen to people, encouraging feedback and sharing experiences
  • Make things simple
  • Focus on our goals and prioritize our actions
  • Be curious and have an appetite for learning
  • Work as a team and avoid silos
  • Ask questions instead of making assumptions
  • Show respect for others’ individuality and cultural identity
  • Keep our commitments towards internal and external stakeholders (employees, customers, passengers, society)
  • Comply with our code of ethics and support the use of the Alstom Alert Procedure
  • Learn from your mistakes and implement corrective actions


  • 2 years professional experience, preferably in corporate environment, preferably in an EPC industry.
  • Language Skills: Proficient in English language

An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.   



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