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Commercial Project Manager

Irving, Texas
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Job Description

Division: Postal, Parcel, and Airport Logistics
Business Unit: Logistics and Airport Solutions
Requisition Number: 221453
Primary Location: United States-Texas-Irving
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 10%

Division Description:

Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics LLC is a provider of logistics industry products and solutions. The business comprises a comprehensive portfolio in mail & parcel logistics and automation, airport logistics with baggage handling and air cargo, as well as service offerings supporting our customers with maintenance, operation and optimization. Our customers are airports & airlines, courier express parcel providers, the US Postal Service and commercial postal service providers.

Job Description:

Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics LLC (SPPAL) is seeking an entry level Commercial Project Manager (CPM) to support our Customer Service segment.  CPM’s are a key finance member of project execution teams who work in close cooperation with our Project Managers.  The CPM role is focused on the financial and business aspects of a project, and assists the project team in meeting and/or exceeding planned financial objectives. 
Key functions performed by the CPM includes:  project planning, cost controlling, cash management, and reporting.  The position reports to the Business Segment Controller.
RESPONSIBILITIES
• Project Planning
-Participate in Bid & Proposal pricing activities
-Prepare order intake calculations, setup and maintain project work breakdown structure (WBS)
-Prepare and maintain project budgets
 
• Project Cost Controlling & Reporting
-Monitor, analyze, and report on project costs
-Ensures project financial transactions are in line with internal and external regulations / guidelines
-Identify and document variances (cost of nonconformance) to budget as well as the prior Estimate-At-Completion (EAC)  
-Prepare monthly project status reports
• Project Forecasting
-Prepare project financial forecasts - orders, revenue, gross profit, EBIT, billings, payments
-Prepare project Estimate-At-Completion (EAC)
• Project Risk and Cash Management
-Identify, evaluate, mitigate, and report project risk & opportunities
-Involved in claims management activities
-Timely and accurate billings for project milestones
-Ensure timely customer payments
• Other Responsibilities
-Involved in month end close activities - prepare project cost accruals, ensure project revenue and profit declarations are properly recognized
-Support internal & external project audits as required, and perform project close out activities
 
EDUCATION, SKILLS, and KNOWLEDGE
• Bachelor’s or advanced degree in a finance related field
• 3-5 years experience working in a project based business in a controlling or project finance related position
• General knowledge and understanding of project controlling, accounting / finance, and contract management 
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work cross functionally between departments
• Analytical and detailed oriented; ability to systematically work through complex topics
• Good communication and customer service skills
• Proactive and results oriented with ability to multi-task and prioritize dynamic work activities 
• MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word) – with intermediate level Excel skills
• SAP and SAP Business Warehouse (a plus)
 
Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.
 
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