Project Controller

  • Location

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Contact:

    Louise Wardle

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Project Controller ACCA/CIMA qualified or part-qualified required to be responsible for pro-actively contributing to the economic success of one or more major spacecraft projects. The controller will be tasked to cover the financial planning and monitoring of these projects.

The successful candidate must have a thorough understanding of the interaction between financial performance (Cost/Sales, Gross Margin, Cash & Working capital) and schedule, risk, quality and Contract and 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 Project Controller will work closely with the Project Manager and be aware of the financial and development (Technical, Schedule) aspects of the projects.

The Project Controller will liaise with the contracts/commercial departments to ensure all changes (CCNs) and related works orders are actioned promptly to meet the financial requirements.

Experience of SAP (ideally SAP Business Warehouse), Microsoft Office Tools and Project Control are required

Recognising the RESTRICTED nature of the work, suitable candidates will be SC cleared or eligible for this level of clearance.