Commercial Project Manager/Project Controller - Mobility Customer Service

Job Description

At Siemens Mobility, Inc., we are committed to an Ownership Culture in which every employee takes personal responsibility for our company's success. We apply lean principles and seek continuous improvement in our processes and customers' experience. Our Customer Service business delivers modern maintenance solutions from diagnostics to data-based action recommendations. We provide quick delivery of replacement parts to strategically planned modernization to ensure our customers' systems operate at the highest reliability and availability.

Our Customer Services business is the arm for our Rolling Stock products (Light Rail Vehicles and Main Transit Lines), covering customer needs throughout North America. We are looking for a Commercial Project Manager/Project Controller for our facility in McClellan Park, CA, to support exciting projects! You will be fully responsible for the commercial and financial management through the project execution as you collaborate with internal and external partners.

  • Experienced in managing projects by creating bookings, setting up project WBS structure, budget, and monitoring project financial status based on planned delivery schedule
  • Perform financial planning, forecasting, controlling, reconciliation of project cash flow and routine deviation analysis using SAP
  • Implement and drive measures to use opportunities to improve project performance (claims management and variation management)
  • Monitor and communicate trends, assess implications and develop practical strategies project-related.
  • Ability to lead the admin side of given projects such as invoicing, booking, and monitoring/controlling budget spending in procurement
  • Work with cross-functional teams (Project Managers, Legal, Operations, Procurement, Engineering, HR, etc.) to help them manage their financial goals and drive better efficiency and productivity on bids proposals and ongoing projects.
  • Recommend, implement and report on benchmarks for measuring financial and operating performance
  • Assist in the production and analysis of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports to determine key drivers impacting the Company's performance.
  • Desire to work in an agile entrepreneurs environment, take the given ownership, work with the team closely and bring the assigned tasks and projects to success,
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:
  1. Proven experience with financial planning, accounting, and finance
  2. Bachelor's degree required, with a major in Finance, Economics, Business or Accounting preferred; CPA, MBA or MS a plus
  3. Manufacturing sector experience and exposure to general accounting and cost accounting are preferred.
  4. Advanced analytical abilities, financial modeling, and strong Microsoft Excel
  5. Knowledge of ERP systems (SAP a plus)
  6. Strong business modeling skills
  7. Ability to provide strategic insight through the use of financial metrics
  8. Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to interact at all levels of the organization
  9. A high sense of urgency, ability to multi-task and handle challenging deadlines

We aim to hire top talent and arm them with the opportunity to make top dollar. Can you see yourself learning, growing, and succeeding here? If so, we'd like to meet you!

Why you'll love working for Us:
  • Freedom and healthy work-life balance– Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance, HSA/FSA, Commuter Benefits – starting Day 1
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast-evolving, pioneering technological environment.
  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Please contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education, access to technology, sustaining communities, and positively impacting the community.
  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them! Please take advantage of our Tuition Reimbursement program, Mentor Programs, and your development through online learning.
  • Employee perks and discounts in addition to our 401k match and generous Paid Time Off
  • Diversity and inclusivity focused – Just named on the Forbes 2022 Best Employers for Diversity list!

While we appreciate all applications, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

This job is based in McClellan Park,CA.    Siemens offers a variety of health and wellness benefits to employees.  Details regarding our benefits can be found here:  The base salary range for this position in McClellan Park, CA is $78,500 - $145,900. 


Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility, Inc

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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