Project Controller

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Date: 20-Mar-2023

Location: Bucharest, B, RO

Company: Alstom


Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide 


Based at: Romania-Bucharest


For almost 30 years, Alstom has been an innovative pioneer playing an important role in Romania’s transition towards a modern and sustainable railway transport. From state-of-the-art digital rail control, to infrastructure and electrification projects, along with metro trains and the long-term maintenance of the metro fleet in the country’s capital city Bucharest, Alstom is constantly making a difference in the mainline and urban rail transport in Romania.

Through the diversity and complexity of its projects, Alstom is a very attractive employer for the young generations of Romanian specialists, giving them a unique chance to professionally grow in an international environment with access to worldwide knowledge and capabilities.


The Project Controller position, reporting direct to Site Controller will as a responsibility have:

Ensures the economic and financial management of the project, supporting the Site Controller and Project Manager, following company procedures and ensuring risks and opportunities are managed to optimise the project financial targets


Specific responsibilities of the role:

  • Manages and analyses work packages toghether with Project Manager and Work Package Owners
  • Can be involved in the tender phase of a project to support all specific financial demands (analysis of the contract financial terms, financial risks/savings, financial forecasts, bonds, etc)
  • Ensures support in periodical Project Reviews preparation with all the relevant financial analysis
  • Ensures support in preparation of  budget estimations, supports the analysis and control of the project cost variance and project result variance in order to optimize the project margin
  • Follows up and analyses cash in the project
  • Responsible for project related reporting in the internal ERP systems (Adel, Teranga)
  • Assures assistance to all financial audits
  • Ensures support in managing project bonds and hedging to limit exposure
  • Could be the process owner of several internal controls in ICQ and related action plans

Qualifications & Experience

  • University degree in finance
  • Experience in financial control processes in industrial environment: controlling or audit win minimum 5 years experience
  • Very good knowledge of English;
  • Very good knowledge of MS Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • SAP knowledge represents an advantage.

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 





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