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EMEA Project Controller

Landis+Gyr is a leading global provider of integrated energy management solutions for the utility sector. Offering one of the broadest portfolios, we deliver innovative and flexible solutions to help utilities solve their complex challenges in Smart Metering, Grid Edge Intelligence and Smart Infrastructure. With sales of USD 1.7 billion in FY 2019, Landis+Gyr employs approximately 5,500 people in over 30 countries across five continents, with the sole mission of helping the world manage energy better. More information is available at Landis+Gyr website landisgyr.eu

Purpose and Objectives of the role:
Act as business partner to the EMEA Head of Commercial Finance and project managers (Customer Projects), ensuring consistent project controlling and reporting across EMEA entities, and driving profitable execution together with project managers.


Key Performance Indicators:

  • Business targets: Project revenue, Project margin, NCC, Project cash flow (vs. budget)
  • Function targets: timely and accurate reporting of customer projects, accuracy of project outlook.


Your future responsibilities include:

  • Performs financial planning and controlling for selected customer projects across EMEA Region.
  • Ensures proper project accounting according to Landis+Gyr guidelines and applicable accounting standards (e.g., ASC606)
  • Supports sales team in bid phase and provides necessary financial inputs for the business case.
  • Financial planning and controlling of customer projects in the entrusted cluster/scope with a specific focus on A Class projects
  • Provides monthly project reporting and prepares management reviews (EMEA Management/Group) with Commercial Finance Head
  • Performs regular reviews with risk managers, identifying specific risks and mitigation actions. Ensures adequate provisions and contingencies are maintained for his/her projects.
  • Helps to develop, harmonize and maintain project controlling and reporting framework and tools across the EMEA Region.
  • Provides feedback to the management incl. interpretations and trends
  • Provides market insight through data availability.


Your profile:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience from corporate finance, whereof at least 2 years in controlling (project controlling of a big advantage)
  • Knowledge of accounting & controlling principles as well as project controlling tools and standards
  • SAP PS and/or FI/CO modules
  • Knowledge of Contract Accounting Standards (AC606) preferred
  • Excellent analytical and MS Excel skills
  • Strong communicator in an international environment with exposure to senior management
  • University degree preferably majoring in finance/accounting
  • Business Use of English, written and spoken.


We offer:
Culture of self-motivated and result driven professionals; room for further specialisation in the field, international collaboration and knowledge sharing, support in professional development, flexibility in work style, motivating benefits package such as flexible benefits scheme, pension/life insurance contribution, MultiSport membership, flexible working hours, sick days, home office.


Meet us/About us

If you have the drive and enthusiasm to accept this challenge and to work in a very dynamic, cross functional and international environment, we are looking forward to meeting you. Click apply now.


Job Title:  EMEA Project Controller


Prague, CZ

Requisition ID:  3762
Date Posted:  May 18, 2021

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