Project Controller for offshore wind farm construction project

Gentofte or London
16 Nov 2018
01 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Would you like to be part of one of the leading energy companies in Europe and be responsible for cost controlling a major offshore construction project?
Join us and become Project Controller in Project Execution Controlling where you and your colleagues are responsible for cost management of our construction projects in the execution phase. This includes rolling forecasting and cost controlling of the projects. You'll work on the assigned project during the construction phase, which lasts 2-3 years. Once the project is complete, you'll continue on a new project in our portfolio.
Your key tasks will be to
  • proactively support project managers in their cost management tasks
  • ensure that cost management is on the agenda in an engineering setting
  • perform cost management and cost controlling in the projects
  • provide and maintain construction budgets at both detailed and aggregated level
  • coordinate input and prepare monthly project finance reports.
Furthermore, you'll participate in establishing business processes and developing Excel and SAP BI tools for project cost control and reporting.
Your competences include that you
  • have a master's degree or equivalent in a relevant subject, e.g. business or engineering
  • have some years of prior experience with project controlling and experience with budgeting and accounting
  • have experience with SAP or similar ERP systems
  • have good communication skills and enjoy working in a cross-organisational team with team members with a technical background
  • speak and write English fluently.
It'll be an advantage if you have prior experience from business or project controlling of large complex projects with subcontractors and experience with offshore projects. In addition, a general interest in construction, renewable energy and the energy industry will be an advantage.
Working at Ørsted
To be the frontrunner in the green energy transformation, we invest significantly in innovation and empower our employees to help shape the renewable energy technologies of the future. We cultivate a collaborative, dynamic and diverse work environment and encourage career-long learning and development so our people can realise their full potential.
Would you like to help shape the renewable technologies of the future?
Send your application to us as soon as possible and no later than 30 November 2018, as we'll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis.
For Denmark, please don't hesitate to contact Nicolai Eberhard, Senior Manager of Project Execution Controlling, by telephone on +45 99 55 41 55 if you'd like to know more about the position.
For the United Kingdom, please don't hesitate to contact the Recruitment Specialist by email on ukrecruitment@orsted.co.uk .
All UK-based positions will be subject to satisfactory pre-employment screening; further details will be given at offer stage.
Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages.
You should expect some travelling in relation to your work.
About Ørsted
Headquartered in Denmark, Ørsted's 6,000 employees develop, construct and operate offshore wind farms, bioenergy plants and innovative waste-to-energy solutions and provide smart energy products to its customers. In Ørsted Finance, we support the business in making optimal decisions and ensure healthy and proper financial management. For more information on Ørsted, visit orsted.com.