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Engineering & Development

Project Controller (Yachtbuilding)

South Holland Engineering Engineering & Development WO Master Secondment via YER, Temp-to-perm
Gerard Traets
Gerard Traets
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South Holland Engineering & Development WO Master Secondment via YER, Temp-to-perm
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Engineering & Development
About this vacancy

Working at a leading superyacht builder.

In this role you will have the following duties and responsibilities:

  • As a Project Controller you are part of one of the inspiring project teams that realise yachts. You report directly to the Project Director.
  • You are responsible for the overall financial management (control) of one or two projects. This includes monitoring the project and its financial performance (compared to budget), forecasting and secure up-to-date, accurate and complete financial project information to enable early detection of (financial) risks.
  • You develop, calculate and advise about possible scenario’s, cash and/or risk management as a basis for decision making by Project Director. Maximise profit of project on hand through overseeing the project, anticipating on and/or influencing stakeholders, actively picking up opportunities that might occur and/or mitigate any possible risk that might endanger profitability.
  • You maintain balance between the project’s financial performance and the company’s financial performance. You present, clarify and/or explain project status and financial project performance. Prepare and present change orders to owner and owner’s representative. Handle owner related financial and legal matters (invoices, guarantees, delivery documentation, owner’s supplies, bank guarantees, insurance, VAR etc.).
  • You lead, manage, develop and motivate assigned Project Administrator.

Our client is a project-focused management company that partners with strategic co-makers to deliver essential yacht construction packages. With pride and passion, they assist their clients in constructing their ideal yacht. Beyond pursuing perfection, they actively take measures to minimize their impact. They are innovative and thrive on challenges, constantly seeking ways to enhance their operations.

  • A challenging full-time function within an unique, international and leading-edge yacht building company.
  • An inspiring environment with great possibilities for personal development and education.
  • A competitive salary between €5.000 and €7.500 per month (based on knowledge and experience).
  • Competitive primary and excellent secondary employment conditions.
  • CAO Metalektro.
  • Active staff association that organises fun trips, social get- togethers with colleagues, sports events, and other festivities.
  • Accountancy RA and/or RC (Master’s degree).
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role within a similar environment.
  • You recognise yourself in the following competences; Problem solving ability, result orientation, persuasiveness.
  • You oversee the big picture and have a comprehensive view of the entire process.
  • You are pro-active and problem-solving in your approach.
  • You are a proud and passioned professional that is eager to learn.
  • Knowledge of MS office applications.
  • A good command of written and spoken English.

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Initial interview

If the fit is right on both sides, there will be a first-round interview with your potential new employer in the next two weeks.

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Follow-up interview(s)

Depending on the process, the consultant will invite you to the next round(s) of interviews and possibly an assessment center.

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If you are selected for the position, you will receive an attractive job offer. We will be happy to advise you on realistic terms of employment.

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