Head of project controlling

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Date: 18-Nov-2021

Location: Chorzów, SL, Poland

Company: Alstom

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 36 300 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  


Head of project controlling:

Purpose of the job:

Organise, manage, coordinate the project controlling activities of  a reporting unit or a grouping of locations.

Key accountabilities

Financial Management and Controlling

  • Responsible for providing accurate transparent information, support and performance enablers to the site and country management team
  • Assist in all the project controlling matters of the reporting unit
  • Guidance
  • Interpretation of Data /Figures
  • Interface between site and project functions
  • Monitor and forecast the QCD financial indicators of the projects in the reporting unit
  • Set targets and control environment for the project cost management within the sites in order to maximize performance.
  • Monitor project financial flows and validate the final reports 
  • Control and validate the project financial data provided by the site functions
  • Challenge and give some insight for risks or variance analyses.
  • Provide to business management financial support backed by consolidated data and analysis.
  • Provide all necessary analysis and assistance to the central management control team   
  • Work at actual, forecast and budget levels.
  • Develop Action plans in order to optimise performance and implement corrective actions


Reporting and coordination

  • Set the environment to collect, consolidate, analyse and validate financial data in order to produce actual budget and forecasts, draw conclusions on variances of resource allocation and recommend corrective action regarding projects
  • Comply with the reporting definitions of Alstom guidelines in order to provide consistent and informative management information and ensure compliance with Internal Control
  • Interface with country finance management to report and cascade information.


  • Coordinate the work of the project controlling team in the reporting unit 
  • Ensures continues improvement of the team, sharing of knowledge and experience
  • Support Site contnroller and Country FD in the proper reporting, forecasting and budgeting of the project results
  • Coordinate Financial project reviews of the reporting unit

According to The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679 hereinafter referred to as GDPR we would like to inform you that:
1. The administrator of your personal data is ALSTOM Konstal S.A. with headquarters in Chorzów at ul. Metalowców 9, 41-500 Chorzów, tel. 32 349 1000, (hereinafter: Administrator).
2. Your personal data will be processed in order to recruit for the job position you submitted application documents on the basis of art. 6 par. 1 lit. b RODO and if you have agreed, also for future recruitment conducted by the Administrator, based on. Art. 6 par. 1 lit. a GDPR.
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f) the right to transfer data,
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h) the right to submit a complaint to the supervisory body - the Data Protection Authority - in case of violation of personal data.
In the above cases (a-g), the relevant information should be sent in writing, with acknowledgment of receipt, to the following address: Human Resources Department ALSTOM Konstal S.A., 9 Metalowców St,, 41-500 Chorzów.
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