Financial Project Accountant

ManpowerGroup is a world leader in the employment services industry; creating and delivering services that enable its clients to win in the changing world of work. The NOK 3,3 billion company offers employers a range of services for the entire employment and business cycle including permanent, temporary and contract recruitment. Our 35 offices enables ManpowerGroup Norway to meet the needs of its 20 000 clients per year. ManpowerGroup Norway operates under four brands: ManpowerGroup Solutions, Manpower, Experis and Right Management.

An exciting opportunity has arisen within this business to join the Finance team as a temporary Project Accountant based in Kongsberg.


What are my responsibilities?

• Provide information to enable Project Manager(s) and Commercial Project Manager(s) to control project spend and risks.

• Collaborating with Tax and Siemens Regional Entities to support that the PATAC tool is updated and that efficient and tax compliant trading routes are established prior to contracting.

• Balance sheet management e.g. Reconciliations \ WIP Clearing \ Inventory \ Management of journals e.g. Commissions \ intercompany \ R&O.

• Ensure correct assignment and monitoring of cost.

• Prepare commercial information for regular project Invoicing/ reporting/project status discussions/milestone reviews (deadlines, costs, quality, cash collection).

• Support preparing budgets, forecast  and variance analysis (e.g. Order Entry, Revenue, Gross Margin).

• Revenue reconciliations against aftermarket projects and invoicing / AM base system against esprit

• Reporting into senior management on all Project financials, forecast, opportunities, risks.

• Preparation and consolidation of additional tasks.  E.g. SFS hedging, creditworthiness

• Production of monthly project reports, including update on cost of sale, revenue, billings in excess, EBIT and balance sheet items.

• Ensure all records are maintained to an auditable standard.

• Lead month end tasks including the raising journals, accruals and prepayments, ensure correct

• Project margins being shown in SAP. Maintenance of the Signature protocol

• Lead monthly analysis of WBS and cost centres to ensure correct cost allocation.

• Support development of Internal compliance processes and controls to be able to evidence adherence to the company requirements.

• Performs other duties as assigned by the Manager from time to time



What do I need to qualify for this role?

• Proven project accounting experience.

• SAP experience (ATLAS/SPIRIDON/PRW) or Oracle experience

• Proven Stakeholder management experience.

• A high level understanding of core contract terms and conditions which have a financial aspect.

• Advanced Excel skills.

• Ability to interpret and apply accounting and other relevant guidelines.

• Strong communicator with the ability to challenge and influence others.

• Desire and ability to work closely and develop productive relationships with both finance staff and other project functions.

• Result and quality driven with attention to detail.

• Energy Service industry experience is advantageous.



We can offer challenging and interesting work in an international company in Kongsberg.

24 month mission.

We offer competitive conditions and a strong social environment.




Please register your cv on an apply for the position.




Antall stillinger: 1
Industri: Manpower
Fagfelt: Økonomi / Regnskap / Lønn
Underkategori: Prosjektcontroller
Arbeidssted: Buskerud

Søk på stillingen

Publisert: 13.10.2017
Søknadsfrist: Snarest
Ref. nr.: 1023602
Søk på stillingen


Kari Kimmerud Larsen
Telefon +47 41 41 43 18