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Project Controller

Newport News, VA

May 19, 2023

We are seeking a highly skilled and detail-oriented individual to join our team as a Project Controller. As a Project Controller, you will play a crucial role in supporting project and department managers in all finance and ERP systems related matters during project realization. Your primary responsibilities will revolve around cost accounting, analysis, controlling, and forecasting for active projects. Additionally, you will actively participate in the monthly Project Performance Review (PPR) meetings.

Short Facts

  • Newport News, VA
    Newport News, VA, USA
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Permanent Position
    Permanent Position

Make an impact

Your Tasks
  • Support project and department managers in finance and ERP systems matters throughout project realization.
  • Perform cost accounting, analysis, and controlling for active projects, ensuring accurate and timely financial reporting.
  • Collaborate with project managers to develop project budgets and monitor project expenditures.
  • Conduct financial forecasting and provide insightful analysis to identify potential risks or opportunities for cost optimization.
  • Participate in monthly PPR meetings, presenting financial reports and analysis to stakeholders.
  • Enhance and develop current controlling instruments to improve project financial management.
  • Manage the monthly close of projects.
  • Ensure compliance with financial policies, procedures, and regulations.

Bring to the team

Your Profile
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field and 3+ years of experience
  • Proven experience in financial analysis, cost accounting, and project controlling.
  • Experience in a project-based industry, such as construction, engineering, or manufacturing.
  • Strong proficiency in SAP and Microsoft Excel.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaborate effectively in a team environment.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities and meet deadlines.

Our promise

Swisslog provides you with the possibility to grow while working with us to deliver a game changing mission: to shape the future of intralogistics by introducing an era of robotic and data-driven automated solutions that create exceptional customer value. We are proud of our Swiss roots, while the opportunities we offer stretch across the globe. We don't expect perfection, but we do expect Collaboration, Commitment, Clarity, and Competence (our Core Values) from all our colleagues. In return, we offer you the chance to be part of the driving force behind solutions that are shaping the future, while we develop the leaders that will shape ours.

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About Swisslog

Swisslog is shaping the #future of #intralogistics. As part of the KUKA Group, we are at the forefront of technology that is changing the world. Serving some of the biggest and most exciting brands across the globe, we're a team of 2,000 professionals and 50 nationalities, working together to transform intralogistics with smart minds and fresh perspectives. With our flexible, #robotic and #data-driven automated solutions, we are powering the supply chain and taking the industry forward. #JoinOurTeam and bring ideas to life!

We Offer

Swisslog offers challenging work in a globally networked environment as well as competitive base salary, comprehensive benefits including health/dental and 401k! United efforts of our employees represent the basis for developing and delivering the best solutions for our customers.

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