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  • Job reference: RMS0178649

Project Controller

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 25/05/2017
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Time left:
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The Role:
As part of a Multi-disciplinary team, the project controller is responsible for pro-actively contributing to the economic success of one or more major spacecraft projects. The controller's will be tasked to cover the financial planning and monitoring of these projects.

The successful Project Controller must have a thorough understanding of the interaction between financial performance (Cost/Sales, Gross Margin, Cash & Working capital) and schedule, risk, quality and Contract.

It is also essential that the Project Controller will have an understanding of all financial aspects of a project and is capable of communicating these effectively to the project.
The project controller must anticipate problems and propose ways to improve the project financial position. Monthly reports and quarterly updates of the project financial status must be produced accurately and timely and include full explanations of the salient facts. The controller must be able to work closely with the Project Manager and be aware of the financial and development (Technical, Schedule) aspects of the projects.

As the Project Controller you must also be able to liaise with the contracts/commercial departments to ensure all changes (CCNs) and related works orders are actioned promptly to meet the financial requirements.

The Company:
makes the freedom of flight possible by designing, manufacturing and supporting the world's best aircraft. Its people around the globe are united by a passion for aviation, as well as their desire to create better, more efficient ways for airlines and passengers to fly.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
SAP/BW (SAP Business Warehouse)
Microsoft Office Tools
Project Control

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
ACCA/CIMA part qualified

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.