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Project Financial Controller

Location: Central Rivers, ENG, GB

Project Financial Controller-TGFI-UKCR02434858


At Bombardier Transportation, our trains and rail solutions move millions of people safely and reliably around the world, every single day. Join us, and you’ll be part of a global team, sharing knowledge, experience and ideas across countries and cultures, and boosting our reputation as a global leader in rail technology. Your work will have a truly human impact, connecting communities, cities and businesses, and helping people to get where they need to be. It’s all about progress.

If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career 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


• 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.

Posting Date: 16.12.2020

Closing Date: 16.01.2021

Competitive Salary Range

Number of working hours:37

About Bombardier Transportation

Bombardier Transportation is a global mobility solution provider leading the way with the rail industry’s broadest portfolio. It covers the full spectrum of solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signalling to complete turnkey transport systems, e-mobility technology and data-driven maintenance services. Combining technology and performance with empathy, Bombardier Transportation continuously breaks new ground in sustainable mobility by providing integrated solutions that create substantial benefits for operators, passengers and the environment. Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, Bombardier Transportation employs around 39,850 people and its products and services operate in over 60 countries.

Job: Controller / Comptroller
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Central Rivers
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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