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Project Controller

Job Description

Due to successful sales results, we are looking for junior and experienced Project Controllers. Are you passionate about financial and commercial topics, have already gained work experience in supervising and controlling the financial aspects of projects or want to learn how to become a true project teamplayer? Furthermore, do you want to work for a leading international company on energy transition and sustainablity? If so, read on – we would like to get in touch with you!

Our ideal candidate is a true team player who is driven by the goal to exploit your full potential. You strive for success through professional collaboration and focus closely on project goals. You are honest, commercially-minded, enterprising and have an eye for detail as well as strong communication skills. 

Join us! We transform the everyday. This Is Your Role.

As Project Controller, all financial and contractual issues during the proposal phase and during the realization of our projects are part of your span of control. You are primarily part of the quotation team that is responsible for producing a good quotation. During the realization of projects you will be part of the project team and together with the project manager you will ensure that the project objectives are met. In this position you will be working in a department that is working hard to make the energy transition a reality, both nationally and internationally. 

Day to day business:
  • During the quotation phase, contribute to the preparation of an estimate and the quotation.
  • As part of a team, review and negotiate contracts with suppliers and customers.
  • Coordinating supporting processes (insurance, credit check, taxes).
In addition, as Project Controller you will also be involved in the execution of these projects. Hereby your activities mainly consist of:
  • Financial and contractual management during the realization of the projects.
  • Supporting the Risk & Claim strategy.
  • Displaying correct and timely management information in order to make timely adjustments.
  • Preparing Forecast/budget information with regard to the projects.
  • Calculating, negotiating and supervising changes.

The Project Controller works within Smart Infrastructure, in the team led by Gerbert, head of Business Controlling Electrification & Automation. This business unit takes care of the supply and installation of Energy distribution systems in data centers in The Netherlands and abroad (global center of competence for data centers). We are one of the world's leading suppliers of products, systems, solutions and services for a sustainable, reliable and efficient distribution of energy. This division also develops innovative solutions to cope more intelligently with fluctuations in supply and demand and thus keep the energy network reliable and available. For example, through facilities and systems for the low-voltage and distribution power network, smart grid and energy automation systems, and power supply for industry. 

The team is a divers group of people, men and women with different backgrounds and experience. We believe diversity builds more opportunity for success. That’s why we recruit great minds from all walks of life: it doesn’t matter the gender, age, ethnic background, sexual orientation or disability. Our main aim is to find people from around the globe who can contribute to world-changing technology.

Your background
  • Completed a university or higher vocational degree in Business Administration/ Economics;
  • Experience in risk, claim and contract management.
  • Insight into SAP R/3 Business Warehouse, MS Office, IFRS and SOX.
  • Proficient in spoken and written English and prefably Dutch.
  • Shown experience working in a sophisticated work environment.
  • You have a critical thinker, enterprising, is not afraid to speak up and is self confident.
Even if you do not meet all the requirements, we look forward to hearing from you. Through our lifelong learning programme, we help you to further develop your skills.

Our offer
  • A very good salary plus a fixed 13th month.
  • Exciting projects with phenomenal customers.
  • Informal atmosphere, extentive learning options and career opportunities.
  • A fast-growing department which realizes projects from the design phase through to delivery and service.
  • 40 days’ leave per annum and working arrangements based on the New Working Model.
  • Health budget, buddy, membership of YoungSiemens and Siemens Shares program.
  • Be part of a strong global brand and an extensive international network.

We don’t need superheroes, but super minds – We're looking for you!
Can you see yourself learning, growing, and succeeding in this exciting position? If so, we want to meet you! If you have any questions, please call Marianne van Ruyven, P&O at +316 – 10 20 43 60.

Siemens is focused on ensuring that zero harm is done to our employees and zero defects are created in our processes. We use lean principles to continually improve our processes and customers’ experience. We trust and empower our employees to act as owners, make decisions and innovate to succeed. Communicate openly and honestly to learn from our failures and celebrate our successes. Recognize individual and team achievements frequently. We invest in our team members, offering a wide variety of internal and external development opportunities.

Within Siemens diversity is important. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, skin color, origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. 

Screening and an online assessment form part of the application process.
Please do not make use of this vacancy as an acquisition opportunity.


Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Nederland N.V.

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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