Project Controlling Director – Leading Manufacturing Multinational – Canton of Vaud – Switzerland

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Competitive Salary Package
Europe Switzerland
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Number
Line of Business
Accounting & Finance
CEO & Board of Directors
Supply Chain & Operations
Paul Jarrett

Our Client is a leading manufacturing multinational based in the Canton of Vaud.  We are currently seeking a Project Controlling Director to work closely with the Project Management team to deliver the financial goals of the project, providing all required financial information and ensuring the company’s accounting guidelines are fully respected.

Project Controller Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the early assessment and measuring of financial impact of risks and opportunities with regular follow ups on action plans
  • Act as prime point of contact for all financial issues relating to a 1st tier with over 1 billion revenues company with multi-sites, monitoring all project deliverables
  • Be the co-pilot to the project securing the delivery of financial targets
  • Ensure that project calculations reflect current status of project, preparing EAC change requests
  • Prepares and updates Budget and Forecast figures of the project
  • Review and analyse the variances between Budget, Forecast and Actual figures
  • Support Risk & Opportunities Manager & Project Manager by quantifying/assessing project-related exposures/opportunities on an ongoing basis and follow up on the action plans
  • Cash-Flow Management and Hedging activities in cooperation with Treasury
  • Manage interfaces, coordinating commercial affairs of internal partners
  • Ensure group guidelines and accounting policies compliance and fulfil internal and external audits


  • Finance degree or any other relevant discipline, MBA preferred
  • Fluent in English, German and French
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in a relevant field
  • Knowledge of controlling and audit
  • Experience in Project Accounting
  • Knowledge of SAP

If you are interested, please send a copy of your up-to-date CV to Paul Jarrett at