AECOM Project Financial Analyst in Leuven, Belgium
Netherlands - South Holland, Den Haag
Due to an expending operation AECOM Netherlands is currently hiring a Project Financial Analyst to join our Construction Services team in The Hague (NL) or Leuven (BE)
As a Project Financial Analyst you support project or proposal cost activities including engineering, procurement, construction, start up, and operations. You provide the tools and systems necessary to effectively and proactively manage, control, and report on cost and schedule for concurrent projects throughout the organization.
Furthermore your activities include planning, cost and schedule (work breakdown structure) metrics and tools, collecting performance data, tracking data (cost compilation and monitoring), analysing data (earned value, productivity and risk analysis) and reporting.
We are looking for a pro-active team player who can strengthen a client program-oriented finance support team, largely located in Bucharest and further standardize and structure our activities.
Collects updates and produces spend and cost management reports.
Integrates cost and schedule data and reporting with the Company's accounting and management information systems to facilitate meeting company performance and financial goals.
Understands and applies knowledge of project revenue and cost.
Researches data for subsequent use in analysing cost and schedule variances.
Support areas of workload including Capex and Opex, programs and small works; requiring regular liaison with Project and Operation Managers, Commercial Manager and his team, local finance teams and occasional liaison with suppliers, contractors and client, with local meetings where necessary.
Assets under construction review / update / capitalize in Client’s financial systems
Assists in the development and maintenance of work breakdown structures (WBS) and helps to insure effective use of project coding for Company’s cornerstone applications.
Collects data and produces an initial analysis on manpower, labour hour, and labour cost requirements versus budget limitations.
Develops knowledge of earned value concepts, principles and methodology.
Bachelor’s degree in Project Management, Engineering, Business or related field of study.
Minimum 5 years of experience working in engineering, procurement and construction projects in a cost control and/ or planning & scheduling position.
Knowledge of engineering economics & project costs and/ or planning & scheduling.
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel including V-Lookups & Pivot Tables and Power BI
Experience of operating within constraints of a client accounting package
Good communication and stakeholder management skills
Attention to detail and quality approach to assignments.
Fluency in English
Experience with internal/external audit
Experience in use of ERPs - SAP/Oracle etc
Experience with Purchase and General Ledger
Fluent Dutch language skills are an advantage
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Finance and Accounting
Business Line Construction Services
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 247893BR
Additional Locations BE - Leuven
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.