Contrôleur de Gestion Projet (H/F)

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Date: 23-Nov-2022

Location: Saint-Ouen, FR

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.

Alstom is looking for a Finance Project Manager.

You will join a dynamic team of 20 Finance Project Managers based in Saint Ouen and Villeurbanne.

Reporting to the Project Control Manager.

Your portfolio will include signalling projects for export markets (Europe, Asia, LAM, MEA ...). Projects are mainly long-term construction contracts.

As a Finance Project Manager, you are the economic and financial advisor of the Project Manager and the whole project team.

Your main tasks:

  • Prepare periodic project reviews reflecting the fair situation of the project
  • Control the financial performance of the project and propose action plans to improve contract margin and cash profile as well as corrective action plans to mitigate identified risks.
  • Communicate effectively with Project Stakeholders and provide reliable financial analysis to assist in the decision-making (Explain, justify and keep record in detail).
  • Raised "Early Warnings" when necessary to increase management attention.
  • Control and forecast costs and sales accurately
  • Monitor Say Do ratio on Cost Incurred
  • Challenge estimate to complete and be proactive in proposing optimizations
  • Implement and follow cash improvement actions on the project
  • Prepare analyses or simulations (Variation orders, Backtrading)
  • Manage bonds and guaranties
  • Monitor foreign exchange exposures
  • Ensure project accounting is in accordance with Company guidelines
  • Manage the interfaces with other expert functions: tax, treasury, insurance, contract management


  • Business school with Finance background (BAC+5) or equivalent
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in Finance
  • Self-motivated with an enthusiasm to grow with the Company
  • Able to work in an international high paced environment
  • Accuracy, accountability
  • Sense of urgency
  • Clear analytical mind, flexible, proactive
  • Interpersonal skills
  • French & English at working level
  • Pack Office & SAP

The position is based in Saint Ouen.

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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