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Senior Project Financial Controller

Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse’s mission to provide clean energy solutions? At Westinghouse, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.

The primary role of the Senior Project Financial Controller is to work closely with project managers/PMO to ensure that financial records and project processes run efficiently and compliantly as per established internal/external governance. Duties include monitoring the progress of a project to ensure that it is working within the confines of set deadlines and budget limitations and generating progress reports for senior financial and project management. In addition, the Senior Project Controller is expected to make suggestions for process improvements where required and provide portfolio analytics insights.

 

Duties and Responsibilities (in the order of priority):

Serve as the primary project financial lead to manage all aspects of cost and cash flow control for large and complex projects in the EMEA Business Unit.

Organize and participate in regular project reviews at different tier levels following overall established WEC governance.

Support Project managers monitor their project activities including:

•             Perform Financial/calculation related KPI monitoring and assessments, such as Earned Value Management (EVM), Cost Performance Index (CPI) and Schedule Performance Index (SPI) on a monthly basis to evaluate project performance.

•             Continually monitor and evaluate project progress to ensure that it is meeting its budget and milestones, report variances and recommend solutions.

•             Report to the BU CFO and Operations leadership on findings and project status.

Oversee Project Budgeting and work closely with project managers to ensure adequacy of costs forecasts with activities as per operating schedules and supply chain/fulfillment dynamics. Provide independent assessment of project risk profile and related contingencies.

Generate Project Reports

•             Create and maintain reports addressing all aspects of project development and completion.

•             Present the details of these reports during group or one-on-one meetings with senior finance and project management.

Maintain project controls and ensure effective Sarbanes Oxley implementation across all projects.

Lead, assist, and coordinate all internal/external Audit related activities linked to projects under direct oversight.

Suggest improvements in project processes, present ideas to project managers and Finance, implement and manage changes in the project management cycle as required.

Partner with ePMO to establish portfolio monitoring reports providing insightful analytics and conclusions to leadership.

Requirements

 

Education Level (Degree, Area of Study) – Minimum Requirement:      Bachelor’s degree in business, business administration, finance, or accounting

Years of Experience:          10 or more years of project controls experience or similar financial analysis experience in a project business environment 

Skills and Competencies:

•             Integrity and compliance mindset. Audit background a plus.

•             Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

•             Superior organizational and written/oral communication skills

•             He/she should be able to multi-task, be detail-oriented, consistently meet deadlines and possess the ability to work independently

•             Influential skills and customer service oriented: demonstrate the ability to work well with a diverse work group of internal and external stakeholders (i.e. functions, executive managers, customers, subcontractors, consultants, auditors)

•             Energy/industry sector related experience preferred

Experience with the following tools is required:

•             Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

•             Project management ERP/software/applications knowledge - experience with SAP preferred

  • Trained on or familiar with project administration software and processes

Why Westinghouse?

Westinghouse Electric Company is the global nuclear energy industry’s first choice for safe, clean, and efficient energy solutions. We enable our delivery of this vision by living our value system:

  • Safety and Quality
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Customer Focus and Innovation
  • Speed and Passion to Win
  • Teamwork and Accountability

Westinghouse offers competitive benefits to all our employees around the globe to keep them healthy and enhance their well-being.  In the U.S. the following are representative of what we offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Health, Wellness and Income Protection Benefits
  • 401(k) Savings Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Vacations and Holidays
  • Opportunities for Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Educational Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Referral Program

While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting http://www.westinghousenuclear.com.

EOE of Minorities / Females / Vets / Disability.

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Employment opportunities may require access to information which is subject to the export control regulations of the United States. Hiring decisions for such positions are required by law to be made in compliance with these regulations. Applicants for employment opportunities in other countries must be able to meet the comparable export control requirements of that country and of the United States.

Requisition Number:  1668
Employee Type:  Professional
Job Family:  Project Management & Support
Company:  W Electrique France SAS
Employee Class:  Employee
Posted Date:  Apr 14, 2021
Location: 

ORSAY, 91, FR, 91400

While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting link http://www.westinghousenuclear.com./careers/ 

EOE of Minorities / Females / Vets / Disability.

Keep in mind that only applications completed and submitted via the Westinghouse Careers website will be considered. You can submit your completed application, and also explore other available options, using the following link: link http://www.westinghousenuclear.com/careers/

Get connected with Westinghouse on social media:

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Employment opportunities may require access to information which is subject to the export control regulations of the United States. Hiring decisions for such positions are required by law to be made in compliance with these regulations. Applicants for employment opportunities in other countries must be able to meet the comparable export control requirements of that country and of the United States.


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