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Senior Project Controller

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

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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 Senior Project Controller (m/f) based in Derby, United Kingdom

About the role

This role is tasked to provide accurate, timely financial Information, working on adding value to the business, while ensuring strong and effective controls are in place. Working with the Head of Project Controlling and managing a small team of people


• Responsible for the integrity of the Project Portfolio 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;

• Responsible for the budgeting and forecasting activity of all aspects of the Project Portfolio.

• Recommend possible courses of action to mitigate risk or to achieve opportunities;

• Review and challenge cash planning (incl. action plans & follow up);

• Prepare and update monthly reports and presentation in project review meetings;

• Follow-up hedging & bonds requirements for the project and assess impact on EAC;

• Responsible for coordinating the Long term functional forecasts and Estimate at Completion on Projects;

• Be a Business Partner for the Head of Project Controlling, Project Directors, and the Project Core Team Members.

• Attend Project Core Team meetings as required and all relevant project meetings.

• Secure on time delivery of information to the various stakeholders e.g. Corporate, Group, Division/Region, Local Management;

• Interface and liaise with Customer Finance organization;

• Follow-up on customer invoicing and ensure timely collection of invoices.


• Degree and relevant professional related qualification;

• Previous experience in a similar role, working in an international environment;

• Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite;

• Knowledge of ERP systems and SAP;

• Good understanding of Finance/Controlling processes and tools;

• Strong communication and influencing skills.

Are you interested in starting an exciting career at Bombardier Transportation? If so, apply now at and start your dynamic career today!

Posting Date: 8.10.2020

Closing Date: 8.11.2020

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-Derby
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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