Business Controller

  • Competitive Daily Rate
  • Dublin
  • Contract
  • Power Generation, T&D
NESFircroft are working on behalf of a global power technology business sourcing a Business Controller to join on a consultancy basis. With a presence in over 90 countries this business offer products, systems & software solutions to the global energy industry and have been leaders in innovation for over a century. With a customer-base across multiple industries including Energy, Utilities, Industrial and Transportation and almost 40,000 employees, they are committed to providing access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy globally

The successful candidate would be to joining our clients Finance team as a Business Controller to collaborate with Project Managers, Procurement and Engineering teams, maintaining monthly project cost and revenue forecasts. The role will be on a Hybrid basis working from home and from our clients brand new office in Liffey Valley, Dublin. This is a support role on an initial 3 month contract (high possibility of extension) to support the project finance team as they enter into a very busy year.

The Role
• Provide financial support to project teams across full project lifecycle (tendering, project execution, project close-out, warranty)
• Perform delta analysis of actual project costs vs budget and track variances on a monthly basis.
• Support Tender Manager on financial aspects during tender stage including risk review process
• Support Project Manager and the Project Team in all financial and commercial matters and actively drive operational and financial performance across a portfolio of assigned projects, drive and seek optimization of project revenues, profitability, cashflow contributing to the financial result of the business unit
• Support the Project Manager in coordinating and preparing monthly project reviews including preparation of “at completion” estimates, cost-to-complete calculations, revenues, and cash flow forecasts. Contribute to opportunity/risk identification and monitor that all required actions are timely implemented
• Manage invoicing, currency risks and hedging, bonds and guarantees as well as tax matters with support from relevant departments
• Assure compliance with relevant financial accounting and reporting standards as well as internal control and compliance regulations
• Provide ad-hoc project related financial analysis and participate to relevant financial or transformation initiatives

About You
• Fully qualified accountant or part qualified accountant (through education or experience)
• Experience in project controlling would be an advantage but not essential
• Experience in general finance and support of wider teams
• Strong ability to build internal relations and manage expectations
• SAP Project Systems experience or similar

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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