Senior Project Controller

Fircroft Engineering Serv Ltd
Stone, Staffordshire
£300.00 - £350.00 per day
18 May 2019
15 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
The Role:
* Collaborate with PM's, procurement and engineering to develop and maintain monthly project cost forecasts.
* Manage risk and opportunity portfolio for projects and ensure appropriate US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) policies are followed to include proper costs in all estimates-to-complete.
* Manage change order opportunities and drive completion of bookings.
* Identify and document claims to customers on behalf of project managers due to delays or scope changes. Create tracking mechanisms or tools.
* Perform delta analysis of actual projects costs vs budget and track variances on a monthly basis. Aggregate variances by project if necessary.
* Updating internal tools tracking project status and financials (ProMis and other tools).
* Coordinate project reviews for all assigned projects, working with PM's, directors, and engineering, support preparation. Ensure that project reviews and output fulfil the clients requirements (Audit proof).
* Follow all company approved Sarbanes Oxley procedures for project treatment in ERP system.
* Supports the tender manager by reviewing and advising on financial/commercial aspects.
* Participates in contractual terms and conditions (clients, consortia, subcontractors, suppliers), risk reviews, contract structuring and negotiations, tax issues, cash flow analysis and assignment conditions.
* Ensures that FCM, cash-flow and exposure curve prepared properly.
* Support to optimise project cash flow and manage the currency risk, tax issues, financial reporting, accounting, and project financing requirements.
* Promotes commercial awareness in the project team and provides commercial input to the project execution plan.
* Monitors the proper follow-up on claims and back-charges.
* Understand payment terms and challenge for improvement in cash flow.
* Participate / Support in improvement projects on NWC, Project execution etc.

The Company:
Our client is an Engineering Services company, who are an international technical consultancy, providing a range of services including licence to operate, asset management, manufacturing improvement and capital investment to customers in the chemical, petrochemical, oil & gas, pharmaceutical, manufacturing and consumer industries worldwide

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Economic/Engineering Degree
5 years of experience in financial and control department
Minimum 2 years experience in project controlling in an international environment including export business
Experience in sales and execution of projects
Knowledge on financial accounting and reporting,
Strong skills on project risk analysis
SAP Project Systems experience or similar.
Cost forecasting and scheduling experience or exposure.
Self-driven personality with high motivation to work in an international company.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

Fircroft is registered as a Data Controller with the Information Commissioner as required under the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679. Fircroft will only process your personal data for the specific purposes of managing your application.

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