Financial Project Controller

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Date: 20-Sep-2021

Location: CENTRAL RIVERS, United Kingdom

Company: Alstom

Req ID:153443 

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.   

Join us as a Project Controller in Central Rivers, UK




About the role

Co-pilot to the project manager to ensure focus on the achievement of the financial goals of the project. Provide all required financial information about the project. Control the monthly margin realization, monitor & support the EAC change process, support project planning, and ensure compliance with Bombardier accounting guidelines. Proactively follow and challenge the project cash flow and gross margin performance.


Your Tasks


  • Responsible for the integrity of the Project Financial Information; ensuring quality and timely information is delivered in line with Group and Regional/Divisional expectations;
  • Monitoring all Project Costs and addressing variances for all active divisions or business units, recommending possible courses of action to remedy the situation;
  • Responsible for the budgeting and forecasting activity of all aspects of the Project;
  • Recommend possible courses of action to mitigate risk or to achieve opportunities;
  • Responsible for coordinating the Long term functional forecasts and Estimate at Completion on Projects – managed jointly with the Site Controller;
  • Be a Business Partner for the General Manager and the Project Core Team Members. Attend Project Core Team meetings and all relevant project meetings;
  • Make financial situation transparent to Project management. Ensure development & deployment of corrective action plans when necessary;
  • Interface and liaise with Customer Finance organization;
  • Provide input parameters for Bid Approval Process and support Blue Book tender activities for VOs and PCRs


Your Qualifications :

  • Finance degree and/or any relevant professional related qualification;
  • At least 3-5 years of working experience with similar responsibility, working in an international environment;
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, ERP systems and SAP/BW;
  • Good understanding of Finance/Controlling processes and tools;
  •  Strong communication and influencing skills. 
  • Fluent in English


 If you are interested, apply now!


We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.


Opening date: 06/07/2021

Closing date: 06/08/2021

Competitive salaray range 

Working hours:37

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.   



Job Type:​Experienced​

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