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Asset Financial Controller

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Finance Controller / Assistant
  • Date posted: 19/06/2017
  • Job reference: VR/42969
Our client is currently recruiting for an Asset Financial Controller on a permanent basis in Aberdeen.

Job objective:

Perform financial control and commercial management support activities on asset (FPSO) charter/operations/projects and support the finance and administrative systems of the Companies.

Financial Controls:
- Verifying and allocating actual operations financial data and ensuring that this data is available in the corporate financial administration in a timely and correct manner.
- Timely preparation and review of the monthly financial asset operations report, including prepayments/accruals, actual versus budget cost variance analysis and forecasted operational expenses and revenues.
- Ensuring compliance with the corporate and operational/project specific contractual and legal requirements, including timely preparation of cost reports and invoices.
- Initiating client and inter-company invoicing for contractual rates and recharges.
- Preparing asset and project cash-flow reports based on the financial operations report and project schedules and explain deviations as per treasury guidelines.
- Supporting the development and adequate functioning of internal controls relating to the asset operations and project controls.
- Providing the Project Manager, Asset Manager and others involved in the management and operation of the asset with financial information, guidance and financial administrative support on all matters related to the financial management of the project/asset.

General:

- Co-ordinating with the Project Manager, Asset Manager, Superintendents, Financial Administration and IT department to obtain support on financial and administrative matters relating to the asset operations.
- Performing (ad-hoc) analysis as requested by the Asset or Project Managers.
- Using and maintaining corporate standards and developing and proposing improvements.

Education & experience:

- Degree in Accounting/Finance or equivalent preferred.
- Previous experience in a project/asset orientated environment.
- Computer Literate, with experience of Excel spreadsheets.

Behavioural traits:

- Flexibility
- Attention to detail
- Problem Analysis