Financial Project Controller

Financial Project Controller

Job Title: Financial Project Controller
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Stevenage
Salary: £30 per hour
Start Date: 2019-06-10
Reference: J140693
Contact Name: Paul Lathbury
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 17, 2019 09:32

Job Description

KDC are sourcing a Financial Project Controller to actively manage the financial situation of multiple Aerospace supply projects.
•Produce monthly financial reporting on project Key Performance Indicators comparing Actuals against Budget and Forecast [Sales, Margin, Cost, & Cash].
•Hold regular cost reviews with Work Package Managers to capture CTC e.g. Engineering, Procurement, etc. Take into account resourcing requirements.
•Work alongside your projects to ensure on time financial milestone achievement & ensure the necessary process is followed.
•Analysis of project actual costs, & correction of miss-bookings.
•Quarterly amendments to the CDP Pool to reflect the latest project status after agreement with the UK Financial Controller / Prime Controllers and Business Unit Leaders.
•Forecasting of project resourcing/manpower requirements by work package.
•Key subcontractor financial milestone management.
•Analysis of project key risks & opportunities and presentation to Controlling Business Partner.
•Quarterly tracking of major project non-quality events for communication to senior Management.
•Forecasting and management of project foreign currency requirements [EUR, USD, CAD].
•Ensure that the impacts of any project changes e.g. scope, schedule, etc. [on Sales, Margin, Cost, & Cash] are properly controlled and assist the Project Manager with creating Contract Change Notes / Change Proposals.
•Work closely with the Finance team to support the consolidation of the overall program financials.
•Participate in Project Control team process improvement activities.
•Respond to adhoc requests and contribute to future process innovations.
•To feedback to the team where positive added value contribution to the business can be enhanced and this job description and job spec can be updated.

•High MS Excel literacy.
•Knowledge of SAP, Business Warehouse, Impact.
•Financially aware with high business partnering acumen.

•Project Based environment within Aerospace Industry.

•Experience from management accounting role within a project-based environment, CIMA or ACCA qualified or trainee.
•Another European Language (French / German) would be advantageous
•Demonstration of international work experience
•Digitally aware and can demonstrate active professional engagement with media forums