Siemens Commercial Project Controller in Tualatin, Oregon

Commercial Project Controller

Locations:Tualatin, Oregon

Job Family: Finance


English (US)

Job Description

Division: Mobility

Business Unit: Mobility (MO)

Requisition Number: 211764

Primary Location: United States-Oregon-Tualatin

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Senior level

Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree

Travel Required: 10%

Division Description:

Committed to the safe and reliable transportation of people and goods by rail and road, Siemens Mobility designs and manufactures across the entire spectrum of rolling stock, including commuter and regional passenger trains, light rail and streetcars, metros, locomotives, passenger coaches, and high-speed trainsets. In the U.S., Siemens is providing rail vehicles, locomotives, components and systems to more than 25 agencies in cities such as D.C., New York, Boston, Sacramento, San Diego, and St. Louis.

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Job Description:

The purpose of the Commercial Project Controller role is to secure high level forecasting, coordination and execution of commercial activities during the realization phase of projects. This in a way that leads to a satisfied customer and fulfillment of project specific financial-, time- and quality requirements, in accordance with company directives and relevant guidelines. Furthermore, by virtue of this role the “4-eye-principle” is retained within the PM team. We offer a competitive Portland/Tualatin salary, a full Health, Life, Vision and Dental choice of plans, a matching 401K plan, 15 days of paid time off, 9 paid company holidays and a paid floating holiday annually. This position also has a targeted bonus as well as relocation assistance for the hired candidate. This position is also pointed to growth into a local Commercial Head of Projects contingent on the business growth but is also pointed towards cross divisional growth or even global opportunities with Siemens.

Among others the Commercial Project Controller is from a realization project point of view in contact with and collaborates with the following roles/functions:

• External Partners: Management, Project Management & Business Administration Functions

• Third Parties: Authorities & Auditors

• Siemens Global: Project Board, Central Functions & Project Management from supplying Business Unit.

• Siemens Regional Entities: Management, Project Management & Business Administration Functions

• Siemens Local Tualatin: Senior Management & Project Team Members

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• Perform financial planning, forecasting, controlling and ensures compliance with Siemens FRG and local GAAP requirements along with asset management

• Prepares commercial documentation for regular project status meetings and ensures the

accuracy of the commercial project data (FC, MIKA, cash flow)

• Contract & Claims negotiation and management.

• Ensures correct methodology for evaluation and assessment of risks and opportunities

• Supports Procurement & Logistics, if applicable

• Interface with external customer on project progress and any contract or finance issues

• Ensures efficient communication with all relevant internal and external stakeholders, i.e. HR,

Quality Management, EHS, customers, suppliers

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:

• Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Economics

• A minimum of 4 years of experience in corporate finance or large project


• Required amount of travel: Less than 10%

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

• Experience in Hyperion Essbase and Spiridon/SAP is preferred.

• Rail, Rail Electrification or Rail Signal Industry Experience


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