RSC Finance Controller

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Date: 05-Nov-2022

Location: Saint-Ouen, J, FR

Company: Alstom

Req ID:374625 

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

Within the Rolling Stock Product Line finance controlling team, we are looking for a RSC Finance Controller. The position is based in Saint-Ouen (France).


Under the responsibility of the Product Line RSC Function Cost Controller, the RSC Finance Controller works within a Controlling Team, and he will be focused on:

  • Financial Overview of involved sites, and their flows and processes
  • Hourly Rate - Over/Under-Recovery
  • Actuals, Forecast, Budget
  • Tax Compliance
  • Process design and control (for EDC)
  • Cost Structure and Hours efficiency/challenge
  • Headcount Cost Structure allocation and Month End Closure


Key accountabilities:


Process design and control

  • Analyze business flows to map and desing Finance Process and Governance
  • Ensure Tax and Accounting Compliance
  • Calculation of sustainable hourly rate by challenging the cost structure to maximize efficiency
  • Analysis of variation Actual vs. Budget/Forecast to find areas of issues, risks, opportunities
  • Develop a rolling forecast tool to predict hourly rate evolution based on workload, HC development and specific Indirect Costs
  • Monthly End Closure, Forecast, Budget


St Ouen Rolling Stock Controlling

  • Support Rolling Stock Controller in any activity related to Headcount and Cost Structure for Actuals, Forecast and Budget planning
  • Monthly End Closure in strict collaboration with Headquarter Controlling staff
  • Further Develop the Controlling model for the Business
  • Actual/Forecast/Budget management in partnership with Business
  • Ensure HC allocation and direct hours booking compliance with workload - Monthly analysis and challenge


Your profile for this role

  • Finance/Business University Degree
  • 2 years finance experience including industrial/ engineering finance, commercial or other finance roles
  • Prior external or internal audit and / or costing manager experience is a plus
  • Good general knowledge of IFRS and of the main basic accounting principle is a plus
  • Knowledge of Alstom accounting method and reporting processes is a plus
  • Excellent level in Excel
  • Cost-out oriented mindset with good communication skills in a matrix environment
  • Fluency in English is a must





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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