Project Controller

    • Category: Finance & Procurement
    • Location: Lyckeby, SE

    NKT, a leading cable producer with Headquarters in Denmark, is seeking a Project controller who is eager to work in a fast-paced environment as part of our Karlskrona organisation. At NKT, your skills, ambition and determination will contribute to connecting the world with high quality power cables driving the global transition to renewable energy. Join us and become part of an international organization founded on high ambitions, strong performance and international collaboration.

    What can you expect from the position?

    We are offering you to work in an international environment with high exposure to top management stakeholders. You will work in an experienced Controlling team consisting of thirteen Project Controllers. As a Project Controller you are a fundamental and crucial member to the project team. Our projects handle a substantial amount of money – you will have the responsibility to manage our financial obligations towards our clients, manage financial risk exposure, financial forecasting, calculating business cases, building and presenting relevant financial analyses to your project team and to management. You will in your daily work combine the responsibility of supporting and challenging your project team, deliver correct & trustworthy financial information to stakeholders and also maintain and improve our relationship with our clients. We always strive to improve our processes, both internally and towards our clients. 

    What do we expect from the candidate?

    The candidate should have a Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or related discipline, higher commercial certificate or similar and 1-3 years of relative experience. We hope you are well structured and organised, advanced level of MS Excel, Ms Power Point and other MS Office skills is a must, while knowledge of SAP (similar ERP system) would be big advantage. On top of this, we expect you to have:

    • Financial mindset, able to present financial impact to non-Finance stakeholders
    • Business mindset, focus on understanding the underlying business aspects of the financial information you work with.  
    • Detailed and high level of accuracy around financial numbers 
    • Ability to handle a wide range and different level of stakeholders, supporting them from a financial side, yet being able to challenge the business side. 
    • Strong English language skills, both verbal and written
    • Pro-active attitude, strive for result, strong ownership & accountability for assigned areas
    • A keen desire to learn, develop and continuously improve your performance. 

    Contact and application
    NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work.   
    Apply with CV and personal letter via the link below, at latest October 23th, 2022.
    Tests can occur in our recruitment processes. 

    If you have any questions regarding the position, you are very welcome to contact Recruiting Manager, Pontus Thagesson, or +46 725 39 32 24 or HR Business Partner, Andreas Christenson,

    Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail.

    Union Representatives
    Sveriges Ingenjörer - Christian Fisch, +46 455 56 380  
    Unionen - Joakim Wikström +46 734 070 243
    Ledarna - Roger Jönsson, +46 455 55 911

    Welcome with your application!


    About NKT
    NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. Since 1891, NKT has innovated the power cable technology building the infrastructure for the first light bulbs to the megawatts created by renewable energy today. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 3,900 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 1.8 billion in 2021. NKT - We connect a greener world.

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