Senior Project Controller (m/f/d)

  • Category: Finance & Procurement
  • Location: Cologne, DE

You want to make the difference and make a difference? In a company that supplies high-quality products and system solutions for the energy transition? Then join our Business Finance HV Solutions team as Senior Project Controller in Cologne.

At NKT, we offer you the chance to shape a greener world in an international company! With us, you will become part of a team that specialises in the manufacture of high-voltage cables and is a global leader in the energy market.

Your responsibilities

In your role as Senior Project Controller Offshore and HVDC, you will provide independent advice as part of project.

Other tasks include:

  • Budget and forecast planning for the respective projects in close coordination with the responsible business partner
  • Preparation of target/actual analyses and identification of optimization requirements
  • Risk management for the respective projects by identifying risks and opportunities as well as evaluating and discussing them with the business partner
  • Establishment/further development of early warning systems for the projects
  • Contact person for the business partner regarding financial, commercial and risk management issues as well as conducting training and monitoring execution
  • Close cooperation with legal, contract and risk management specialists
  • Working capital management including cash flow controlling  in close coordination with the business partner

Your profile

At NKT, we want to contribute to the energy transition! It is no coincidence that our motto is "We connect a greener World." To support us in this mission, you should bring the following qualities:

  • Successfully completed degree in economics at university or technical college level, preferably in (project) controlling or comparable qualification
  • Minimum 5 years of work experience
  • Confident in working with SAP (CO, FI & PS) und MS Office especially Excel
  • High social skills and enjoy working in a team
  • Very good knowledge of German and English (spoken and written)
  • Willingness to travel approximately 25 % (nationally and internationally)

Do not meet all the requirements?

At NKT, we are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive, and authentic work environment. So, if you are interested in a position, please apply, even if your previous work experience does not meet all the qualifications.

You could be the right candidate for this position!

What we offer

  • Collective bargaining advantages (e.g., vacation and Christmas bonuses, special allowances)
  • 30 days of vacation
  • Attractive working time models (e.g., flextime and remote work)
  • Subsidized canteen
  • Further training opportunities
  • Benefits through corporate benefits program
  • Free parking or good public transportation connections
  • Company doctor (e.g., various health prevention offers)

About NKT
Offers a broad range of building wire, low- and medium-voltage power cable supporting both safety in the building sector and the European energy transition. NKT markets high-quality products exceeding high customer expectations and has developed ergonomic solutions that are easy to install. Here, you will join a diverse and international organization operating from five main production sites with strong market positions across Europe driven by customer centricity and a growth focus. 

At NKT, we are all Connectors. We connect to develop leading technologies that enable the world’s transition to renewable energy - and we stay connected to grow as people and professionals. As a company, NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology - designing, manufacturing and installing low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions and accessories that support the green transition. NKT is headquartered in Denmark, employs 4,500 people in more than 15 countries, and realized revenue of EUR 2,1 billion in 2022. We connect a greener world.

What we offer:

Remote work possibilities

Flexible working hours

Strong safety culture

Exciting career development opportunities

Global company & Scandinavian culture

Hightech industry environment

Operational Buyer

Tomasz has worked at NKT for 7 years. He started his journey as a machine operator and in 2021 he got the opportunity to work as a tactical and operational buyer at NKT. He believes that what makes NKT a good place to work is the culture and the sense of community.

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