We are looking for a Business Controller who would like to be seconded to our Nigeria office for 2 years. The ideal candidate has strong analytical skills, a commercial mindset, and a solution-
oriented attitude combined with good communication skills.
Key tasks and responsibilities
The Business Controller has the following responsibilities and key tasks related to BW Offshore’s (BWO) FPSO operations and Maintenance and Modifications Projects (MMP) activities :
Manage revenue- and operational cost-reporting, ensuring control, accuracy, predictability and timely delivery of financial figures, analysis and comments for operations
Support Asset Manager and team to produce financial forecast and cash flow reporting for FPSO operations
Support MMP Manager in the areas of financial planning, revenue- and cost estimating, cash flow reporting, controlling and project reporting
Support the operation in pursuit of financial targets through in-depth analysis and sharing of financial knowledge
Assist in managing the client contract including participation in evaluation and development of variation orders and contract extensions
Co-ordinate and control any allocations and cost allocations from other business units
Business Finance contact for Asset Manager and MMP Manager towards Finance
Prepare and present at meetings where financial input / commentary is required / requested
Own, manage and complete financial information requests from Corporate
Support the enhancement and compliance of business finance processes, standards and systems.
Ad hoc tasks occurring in the business controller function.
Education and Experience
Bachelor or Master in Accounting / Administration / Economics / Engineering or other relevant major
Long relevant experience may replace educational requirements
Ideally more than 5 years of relevant working experience
Working experience in oil & gas and / or shipping industry and cross-border experience will be an added advantage
Good knowledge of finance and business control principles
Hands-on, excellent team player and have a strong controllership mindset and good business acumen
Confident and mature personality with excellent analytical skills for problem solving and decision- making
Fluent in oral and written English language
Good communication skills
Please note this role requires you to be located in the Nigeria office for a 2 year secondment.