Project Controller
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Project Controller
Work model On location
Are you the one?

We are looking for an experienced Project Controller to join us in our mission to contribute to a greener future. By joining us, you will be a key player in establishing our gigafactory in Skellefteå and contribute to building one of the first large scale European battery factories.

As a Project Controller you will be an integral part of the finance team serving as the link between project management and financial oversight.

In the role you will work closely with Project Management in monitoring, analyzing, and controlling the project financials, ensuring that financial targets and project deliverables are aligned. You are responsible for maintaining accurate financial records, conducting budget and forecast analysis as well as reporting on financial performance, supporting the decision-making process in the project.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Work together with other functions to develop and manage budget, ensuring alignment with project deliverables.
  • Monitor project expenses and analyze variances between actual and budgeted financial performance to provide insights and recommendations to optimize the financial outcome.
  • Work together with other functions to develop and manage forecasts, including changes, potential risks, and opportunities in the project.
  • Prepare financial reports, highlighting key metrics and performance indicators to both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Provide financial insight and support to the strategic decision making in the project.
  • Continuously develop cost control processes, KPIs, and tools to ensure adherence to NV processes, financial guidelines, and regulations.
  • Participate in monthly closing by maintaining accurate financial records and providing information to ensure financial records reflect project deliverables.
  • Participate in audits by supporting with documentation and information on the project.

The person we are looking for is flexible, curios and eager to learn. You will get the chance to have a real impact on our success story in Sweden (to start with) and see the results of your work. Our organization values great self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen. Qualities that we cherish are sense of quality, friendliness, grit and a sense of humor.

Northvolt is an equal opportunity employer. We're a diverse group of individuals, united by a common mission, who recognise that while our actions as individuals have a role to play in driving Northvolt towards its goals, we always seek to move forward as a team. We offer you an open and welcoming atmosphere where we win as a team – and fail as a team. Northvolt is growing at the speed of light and we are a strong believer in internal career development. For us it’s important to look at your skills and potential, please refrain form including your picture and age with your application to help us with this.

Apply with CV in english or your complete LinkedIn profile.

Full time employment, fixed salary.
Planned starting date is asap.

Please note that any applications submitted via email or direct messaging will not be considered.

Why you should work with us!

The world is turning its back on fossil fuels. With the change comes new opportunities and new demands for industry. Together, let’s build a cleaner world.

Founded in 2016 to enable the European transition to a decarbonized future, Northvolt has made swift progress on its mission to deliver the world’s greenest lithium-ion battery with a minimal CO2 footprint and has grown to over 3,000 people from over 100 different nationalities. 

Northvolt has to date secured more than $55 billion worth of contracts from key customers, including BMW, Fluence, Scania, Volkswagen, Volvo Cars and Polestar, to support its plans, which include establishing recycling capabilities to enable 50 percent of all its raw material requirements to be sourced from recycled batteries by 2030.

Application due date ASAP
About the employer
Founded in 2016 to enable the European transition to a decarbonized future, the company has made swift progress on its mission to deliver the world’s greenest lithium-ion battery. Northvolt is now a European leader within battery production, engaged in partnerships with some of Europe’s premium automotive manufacturers and industry players. At Northvolt we challenge ourselves and others everyday to move rapidly towards a more sustainable future. We use passion, boldness, and excellence to invent, build and recycle the greenest batteries in the world. Together we learn, fail and grow in a caring team, knowing our multiple perspectives and skills are crucial to our success. Welcome to Northvolt!