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Project Controller

Job Details
  • 5430
  • Yokogawa
  • Runcorn (Cheshire) with option to work from home 2 days per week
  • Permanent, Full Time
  • Attractive package with flexible working options

Project Controller / Project Coordinator – Hybrid working option to work from home up to 2 days per week combined with working at our offices in Runcorn.

Founded in Tokyo in 1915, Yokogawa has positioned itself over the years as a viable and high value supplier to a diverse range of process industries including oil, chemicals, natural gas, power, iron and steel, and pulp and paper. We continue to work toward a more sustainable society through our 18,000 employees in a global network of 18 manufacturing facilities, 82 companies, and over 650 sales and engineering offices spanning 33 countries.

Our business engages in broad-ranging activities with applications in offshore oil and gas marine technology. Our aim is to shape a better future for our planet through supporting the energy transition, (bio)technology, artificial intelligence, industrial cybersecurity, etc.

The Role – Project Controller / Project Coordinator

As a Project Controller, you will join our Engineering and Operations team and take responsibility for creating, maintaining, reviewing, and administering project orders for our customers. You will collaborate with a team of Project Managers to support with reporting, financial forecasting, cost breakdown and cashflow. Your duties will include:

  • Supporting Project Managers and Team Leaders to ensure projects are meeting targets and milestones
  • Generating the work breakdown structures for projects, and work package descriptions
  • Collating and analysing cost information in support of project budgeting and cost control
  • Chairing and facilitating project review meetings with the Management team to discuss open projects
  • Monitoring and reporting time writing activities for the Engineering department
  • Processing purchase requisitions
  • Managing the shared material handling inbox
  • Expediting incoming deliveries and preparing packing lists and commercial invoices for logistics
  • Preparing invoicing and invoice calculations, submitting invoices for payment via customer portals

The Package

We believe that our employees are crucial to our success. You’ll be working within a fun working atmosphere with various opportunities to work with awesome colleagues all over the world. To help you maximise your potential, we offer an environment that actively encourages personal development and continuous learning. As a Project Controller, you’ll benefit from:

  • An encouraged healthy work-life balance with the hybrid working option to blend work from home up to 2 days per week with working in the offices in Runcorn
  • Competitive salary and incentive package, based on experience
  • Pension with company contribution up to 12.5% dependent upon criteria
  • Private medical insurance and healthcare scheme
  • Excellent career opportunities within an international environment, with advanced high-technology products and services
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays with increments based on length of service
  • Permanent contract, working Monday to Thursday 8:30am to 5pm, and Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm

Our Requirements – Project Controller / Project Coordinator

  • Experience supporting project management
  • Experience gained using SAP (preferably a key user)
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel
  • Excellent time management skills, and ability to thrive working in a fast-paced environment
  • High attention to detail and ability to problem solve
  • Strong analytical skills coupled with good verbal and written communication
  • Passion for learning with desire to continuously improve

More About Us

For Yokogawa diversity and inclusion is not just a human resources initiative or social to-do. It is something that we strongly believe and promote. We aim to recruit talent who dare to bring change to our organisation with a diverse mindset and refreshing new views.

Yokogawa wants a Diverse, Equitable, and Inclusive culture. We recruit, develop, and promote people from a variety of backgrounds who differ in terms of experience, knowledge, thinking styles, perspective, cultural background, and socioeconomic status. We will not discriminate based on any categorisation of humankind. Yokogawa values differences and enables everyone to belong, contribute, succeed, and demonstrate their full potential.

All applications for this Project Controller vacancy are to be submitted online, and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions.

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