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Sr. Financial Analyst - Project Controller

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Alstom
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Alstom is currently searching for a Senior Financial Analyst (Project Controller) to join our team. The Senior Financial Analyst's primary focus and accountability of this role is proactive predictable financial management and reporting that enables the project team to capitalize on opportunities and mitigate risks in order to achieve or surpass project cash flow and gross margin performance goals.
The Senior Financial Analyst will be assigned as a member of one or more specific project teams based in Windsor, CT, and will be responsible for financial oversight of the assigned projects. Primary focus and accountability of this role is proactive predictable financial management and reporting that enables the project team to capitalize on opportunities and mitigate risks in order to achieve or surpass project cash flow and gross margin performance goals.
Specific responsibilities include maintenance of accurate financial records throughout execution reflecting the status of the projects based on percentage of completion accounting; proactive re-estimation of job cost based upon status; forecasting project income statement and balance sheet reflecting feedback from the project team; regular reporting of financial status; early identification and communication of potential problems and opportunities as a business partner to Project Managers in making sound financial management decisions.
Educational Requirements
BS in Accounting or Finance or related discipline.
Knowledge of USGAAP required.
CPA or similar professional certification desirable
Experience
Broad exposure to contract financial management experience in a heavy industry, long-cycle project execution business, preferable in a global environment. (Experience in application of percentage of completion accounting and reporting preferred).
Experience in hedge strategy planning and implementation involving multiple currencies is desirable.
Proven competency in proactive identification, communication and management of risks and opportunities to drive financial predictability and achievement of performance goals.
Ability to work effectively under pressure of stringent deadlines.
Self-starter who can work independently and as a member of a project team. Effective leadership and interpersonal skills required to influence collaboration and positive changes in processes and practices.
Strong PC skills required, particularly Excel; familiarity with SAP a plus, but not required.
Working conditions
Office environment - 10% travel domestic
Alstom is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer of Women and Minorities.
Alstom is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer of Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.
Alstom is a drug-free workplace.
This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a). This regulation prohibits discrimination against qualified protected Veterans, and requires affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected Veterans.
This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(A). This regulation prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of disability, requires affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities.
Accommodations for Applicants with Disabilities
Alstom provides reasonable accommodations and/or assistance to applicants with disabilities and disabled veterans (including but not limited to other protected veterans and individuals with known physical and mental limitations). If you need a reasonable accommodation/assistance for any part of the application and/or hiring process, please contact Alstom's Recruiting Department atcareers. (please use "Accommodation Request" as the subject line) or call us at . A Recruitment team member (available between 8:00 am - 5:00pm eastern time zone) will respond to all requests within three (3) business days to provide assistance and/or the information being sought. Hard of hearing or deaf individuals may contact Alstom Recruiting by utilizing the "711 dialing code for access to Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS)" to contact Alstom's Recruiting Department at .
Job Project Controlling
Organization: Gas - GSN Region NAM
Title: Sr. Financial Analyst - Project Controller
Location: CT-Windsor
Requisition ID: WIN00118

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