Project Controller

Vacancies 04 July 2019

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Charlotta Lundblad +46 (10) 2174274
Maria Castensson +46 (10) 2174810
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We are strengthening our controlling team and are looking for a project controller who wants to work in a team that focuses on optimal results, profitable projects, business acumen and development of the organization. We offer you a job where you will have an important role to play in our large complex projects. If you want to work in an exciting and expansive business where you support decision makers and truly create value, this is a role for you!

Your role
Kockums Finance is responsible for supporting our business units and projects from tender reviews to delivery and calculations. Financial planning and reporting, is also part of the team. Besides being a natural part of the finance team, you spend a great deal of time in a project team where project management, planning and purchasing are important contact areas. Reporting within both projects and steering groups is ongoing tasks for you. Improvement work will become a part of your everyday life both within the project but also within the controller function of the company. This means a role with challenging and interesting tasks and an opportunity to independently carry out your work.

Main tasks:

  • Planning and reporting
  • Supporting and controlling the interface between project planning and Finance
  • Responsible for budget, forecasts, financial statements and financial reports
  • Support in internal control within the projects
  • Participate in calculations as well as presentations in steering groups and management groups
  • When needed, participate in follow-up meetings with the customer

You are part of a team of 10 people reporting to Saab Kockums financial manager and deputy CFO, whose leadership is characterized by ambitions, openness and involvement. We are primarily looking for an employee with placement in Malmö. Our offices are centrally located and beautiful coastal. The role include frequent business travels, mostly between our offices in Malmö and Karlskrona.

Your profile
To be successful and thrive in your role you need to have a proactive and commercial approach as well as a structured and analytical mind. We are looking for you who can challenge the organization in a supportive way in order for us to deliver excellent results. High integrity and understanding of what drives profitability is a prerequisite for the role. You have many contact areas, so it is important that you enjoy social contacts and quickly create trust among the people around you.

Required skills:

  • Academic degree in economics
  • Experience in negotiations and contractual arrangements as well as experience as a controller with a focus on projects and planning
  • Good knowledge in Office with emphasis on Excel and Powerpoint
  • Excellent communication skills in Swedish and English

Desired skills:

  • Driving licence

In addition to all your amazing skills, we are also hoping for you to be a lovely colleague and team player!

What you will be a part of
Kockums, a business area within Saab, represents world-class excellence in the naval segment – both above and below surface. We design, build and maintain submarines and naval vessels based on advanced stealth technology. Kockums is at a tremendously exciting stage where we have the unique situation to both be in a mature established phase, and at the same time in a start-up phase with our work to build the world's most modern submarines! Do you want to be part of building a successful team? Welcome with your application already today!
Inside our leading naval factory

Your application may be in Swedish or English. This position require that you will be approved in a security screening in accordance with the Swedish Protective Security Act. 
Please note that due to summer vacation, questions about the role will be replied to after the 18th of August. Contact persons;
Maria Castensson, recruiting manager
+46 734 34 1810
or Charlotta Lundblad, HR Specialist Recruitment +46 734 34 12 74.
If you aspire to help create and innovate whilst developing yourself in a challenging team setting, Saab may well have the perfect conditions for you to grow. We pride ourselves on a nurturing environment, where everyone is different yet we share the same goal – to help protect people.

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