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Head of Regional Project Controlling
Bombardier | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Head of Regional Project Controlling-TGFI-USPI01459755





Bombardier Transportation is a world-wide leader in rail technology. From mainline to metro, light rail to locomotives, our strategy is one of continuous development that provides the most effective and innovative rail solutions for today and tomorrow!

Rail Control Solutions (RCS) is Bombardier Transportation's signaling division. RCS is focused on optimizing the flow of trains and delivering innovative signaling systems through autonomous train control which enable the safe and efficient operation of rail networks and trains. A career within RCS enables you to work closely with our world-class engineers and learn more about how your field of study and interests can be applied to the transportation industry so you can create better ways to move the world!

Based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, you will provide financial guidance and expertise for critical projects and bids in North and South America (U.S., Canada, Brazil, Peru, Chile, and Ecuador). You will be accountable for P&L statements and balance sheets for Rail Control Solutions (RCS). You are responsible for the delivery of monthly results, planning, and compliance in order to achieve cash and working capital goals.

In your role you will:

- Deliver the budget, forecast, actuals and strategic plan for the Region;

- Focus on the achievement of free cash flow, EBIT and inventory goals;

- Provide financial guidance to ensure financial situations are transparent to the core project team;

- Manage the financial control of customer projects (contracts) to ensure financial targets are met;

- Manage expenditure accurately and within budget, address variances and recommend;

- Partner across business functions to prepare estimate-to-complete;

- Manage risk and opportunities to optimize project financial targets;

- Develop the Financial Section of the monthly operational review package;

- Recommend opportunities for process improvement and simplification;

- Take ownership of special projects within Finance;

- Support internal and external project audits as needed.


As our ideal candidate:

- You hold a Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting; a MBA will be considered a strong asset as well as any professional certifications;

- You possess seven (7) to ten (10) years of experience in a similar financial leadership role;

- You have significant experience providing financial control in manufacturing, engineering and project accounting;

- You demonstrate advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft applications;

- Your knowledge of Sales POC accounting will be considered an asset;

- You can operate independently while establishing strong working relationships with co-workers and cross-functional teams;

- You possess strong organizational and prioritization skills;

- You demonstrate critical attention to detail and deadlines, and are self-motivated;

- You possess the ability to adapt well to change in direction and priorities in a project and deadline-oriented environment;

- You demonstrate strong written and verbal English communication skills; ability to speak Spanish or Portuguese will be an asset.

Additional information: The incumbent of this position must be available to travel domestically and internationally as business needs require.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Laws.

Job: Controller / Comptroller
Primary Location: US-PA-Pittsburgh
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
10.08.2017, 7:38:02 PM

Unposting Date
10.09.2017, 3:59:00 AM

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