Project Controller

Experis is Norway’s largest consultancy and recruitment company with over 500 consultants. We offer highly qualified consultants, recruiting and project solutions within the fields of Engineering, Finance and IT. Our Experis Executive Division recruits leaders and key personnel in the private and public sector. Among our clients you will find over 90 percent of Norway’s leading companies. Experis is a company in ManpowerGroup and is voted one of the world’s most ethical companies.


As a consultant in Experis, you will have instant access to a wide range of challenging positions and project assignments. With us, you can build your career and we will help you achieve your goals on short and long term through our national and global network. Visit us at 

The Project Controller has overall responsibility for the financial management of a project including profitability, financial performance, integrity of accounting records, internal financial

reporting, external financial reporting, compliance with internal and external policies. The primary driver of the role in conjunction with Project Management is project profitability whilst

ensuring integrity of financial data.


Main Responsibilities includes:

- Business Partner to the Project Management function, providing commercial support/ accounting advice/ reporting and analysis to drive project profitability.

- Full understanding of the contractual requirements/ financial responsibilities of the Contract. Including but not limited to Billing/ Bank Guarantees/ Warranty/ Financial

Reporting/ scope of supply/ change management procedures.

- Interpretation of results and project KPI’s to provide guidance to Project Management on trends and exceptional items.

- Understanding of project economics to support decision making along with industry/ geographical economics that could affect the project.

- Supporting annual audits in the various jurisdictions impacted by the project, ensuring accurate books and records are maintained.

- Manage, report, and forecast project cash flows inclusive of currency impacts and potential currency hedging.

- Reports monthly and quarterly project financial status to Regional Controller and Project Manager in a timely manner with emphasis on outstanding issues, potential changes,

and adverse trends or risks, and financial metrics including IBT, margins, S-curves,

economic value added, indirect cost, etc.

- Supports the Management of Change process to identify and record all scope changes and the impact on cost, schedule, and quality.

- Responsible for the timely and accurate development of the project estimate at completion (EAC) which is updated and approved each quarter prior to quarter close.

The EAC should include a full reconciliation of the Contract Price including lump sum revenues/ VO’s and treatment of performance related revenue and customer

instructions. The Project Controller is also responsible to ensure accurate costs and should have the ability to challenge and interrogate cost forecasts based on historical

rates/ trends and experience. All movement between quarters should be identified and explained using a good working knowledge of the project dynamics. Risk management

information although provided by the Risk Manager should be reviewed and challenged to ensure accurate information is used in the EAC.

- Responsible for ensuring EcoSys is kept up to date and accurate, supporting the inclusion of MOC’s in EcoSys by checking they are allocated to the correct place in the

project’s structure and incorporated timely, as well as including estimate to completion (ETC) data as part of the EAC process. The Project Controller is also responsible for

ensuring that EcoSys is aligned with the approved EAC before the end of the quarter.

- Assists with other ad hoc requests such as month end reporting, estimating, and budgeting as necessary.


 Job Holder Entry Requirements:

- Accounting Qualification/ Qualified by Experience.

- Experience of accounting for international cross border contracts.

- Proven communication and organizational skills.

- Microsoft Excel user experience.

- SAP Experienced user

- Proficiency in English


 Job knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

- Understanding/ experience of using EcoSys

- Strong Influencing and partnering skills

- Manufacturing Experience

- Knowledge of Oil and Gas industry and subsea market

- Microsoft Office Tools (Word/ PowerPoint/ Outlook etc.)

Experis can offer you  

You will have the opportunity for personal and professional development in various and challenging assignments. We offer competitive conditions, pension and insurance policy and a strong social environment. You will have your own mentor and be offered career guidance in addition you will receive access to free training courses. You will also have the opportunity to attend social events in addition to discount on gym memberships, bank and insurance, studies and healthcare.  


Antall stillinger: 1
Industri: Engineering
Fagfelt: Økonomi / Regnskap / Lønn
Underkategori: Controller, Cost controller, Business Control
Stillingstype: Fulltid, Engasjement/Vikariat
Arbeidssted: Hordaland

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Publisert: 04.07.2019
Søknadsfrist: Snarest
Ref. nr.: 1030611
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