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Project Controller

An exciting opportunity has arisen as a Project Controller with us in Kongsberg Maritime at Strandpromenaden, Horten. We are looking for a curious, highly motivated, and proactive professional to support our complex projects in Sensors and Robotics. This part of our organization develops and delivers world class connected sensors and smart robotics. These projects often have a timespan of 1-3 years and you will cooperate closely with our Project Managers.

You will be part of a dynamic and knowledgeable team where you will be given responsibility and freedom. It is a unique opportunity to work closely with World Class products and join our value creation process. As Project Controller, you are structured, show strong analytical skills and precision. Towards our business you use your financial knowledge to bring insight and value that directly affects our bottom line.

Key accountabilities

  • Evaluation of risk, opportunities, and financial impact within the projects
  • Calculations of new tenders, including understanding terms and conditions
  • Continuous improvement and process efficiency projects
  • Monthly project reporting, forecasting, and budgeting
  • Support decision making and decision makers within reporting and governance

Qualifications and experience

  • Preferably Bachelor or master’s degree in finance or economics
  • Preferably 3 to 5 years’ experience with project controlling or other relevant experience. Newly graduates with a finance degree will also be considered
  • Proficient in Excel and general IT system competence
  • Oral and written communication skills in English

This employment requires security clearance by the Norwegian National Security Authority. The successful candidate may start work with limited accesses whilst the clearance is being processed. For more information visit

You are able to

  • act on own initiative, make things happen and accept responsibility for the results
  • focus on bottom-line results, identify potential risks and monitor the financial impact of own activities
  • adhere to company rules and procedures and execute plans with commitment and determination
  • use a methodical and systematic approach, plan ahead, define clear priorities and allocate resources effectively
  • co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information and support others in the pursuit of team goals

What we can offer you
With us, you will be offered a competitive salary and benefit packages with good development opportunities in an international environment. We have flexible work hours and holiday arrangements in addition to a good pension and insurance scheme. We offer an inspiring and safe work-environment and the possibility to work with sustainable and exciting solutions for the future.

Work location: Horten, Strandpromenaden

Point of contact: Marte Haugan, Finance Manager, Sensors & Robotics, +47 92 05 31 20 (available until mid-December). Alexander Kværner, Finance Manager, Sensors & Robotics, +47 97008993

Kongsberg Maritime, a subsidiary of KONGSBERG, is a global marine technology company, providing innovative and reliable technology solutions for all marine industry sectors including: merchant, offshore, subsea and naval. Headquartered in Kongsberg, Norway, the company has manufacturing, sales and service facilities in 34 countries. Kongsberg Maritime is part of KONGSBERG, an international, knowledge-based group delivering high-technology systems and solutions to clients within the oil and gas industry, merchant marine, defence and aerospace

Our Sensors and Robotics division develops and delivers world class connected sensors and smart robotics for Marine, Research and Naval applications. The division has the responsibility for KM's leading offering of Underwater Mapping systems, Underwater Positioning, Marine Robotics, Fishery and Naval Sensors, Precision Positioning and Sensing Solutions.

At Kongsberg, we believe in tackling challenging problems and delivering extreme performance for extreme conditions. We do that through excellent products and services developed for delivering the greatest benefits to our customers.

WORLD CLASS – through people, technology and dedication