Senior Finance Analyst/Project Controller

R M Solutions UK Ltd
United Kingdom
c £61k + bonus, tax free, excellent benefits
07 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Senior Finance Analyst (Project Controller) Location: Riyadh Type: Permanent Salary: circa £61000 + bonus + excellent benefits + TAX FREE My client is delivering a $multibillion Telecommunications project in Saudi Arabia. This a large programme of works required a wide range of technical and commercial skills. ** Please note that this position is based in Saudi Arabia only ** ** My overseas client will only review applications from UK nationals with a current/valid UK passport ** There is a new opportunity for a Senior Finance Analyst, reporting to the Finance Manager (Projects). The Senior Finance Analyst/Project Controller will have primary responsibility for supporting project teams in all matters relating to project pricing and cost controlling, including financial management, analysis, forecasting and related reporting. The Senior Finance Analyst/Project Controller will have duties to include: - Management of project costs in accordance with approved project budgets and business delegated authority limits. - Management of project P&L, cash flow and reporting as it relates to key projects and customer contracts. - Support the Time-Booking process to enable on-budget project delivery, and cost analysis. - Consideration of financial impacts in project decision making process. - Support on-time delivery of all key project milestones. - Support management of project risks, opportunities & financial exposure. - Development of programme cost and revenue models which adequately meet the requirements of the business generally as well as audit requirements of the customer, as and when required. - Take ownership of the IP Network Project cost/price accounting, analysis and modeling. - Contribution to the development of short, medium and long term business planning and corresponding financial modeling. - Support operational performance optimization by regular review of, and where necessary updating, financial processes relating to costing/pricing. - Support monthly and year end accounts closing process The Senior Finance Analyst/Project Controller will also: - Input to Strategic plan (financial part). - Input to Operational plan, budget, forecast. - Application of Accounting GAAP (to management & financial accounts input). - Performance measurement, analysis, challenge. - Apply Commercial knowledge to financial approvals. - Cost engineering & project controlling. - Cash management & optimization. - Risk management & internal control The Senior Finance Analyst/Project Controller will offer the following skills and experience: - Part-qualified/newly qualified accountant. - Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, etc. (beneficial) - Minimum 5 years in project finance control and costing/pricing (preferably in the defence sector). - Must possess valid driving licence from country of origin
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