085-833 2040

Interim Project Controller – Germany


One of our clients, an industrial company in the Oil & Gas Industry, has asked DutchDare International to perform a search for an Interim Project Controller. This assignment will last for 24+ months on a full-time basis. Good command of the English and German Language is required.


The scope for repair section after a major and complex loss has been defined, several lump sum and unit rate contracts have been awarded. The subsequent phase will be the replacement project. The project scope is insured and needs to be reported to the loss adjusters simultaneously. The project costs need to be minimized, and value needs to be added to the reconstruction process. To manage this major complex loss from a cost perspective we are looking for an Interim Project Controller.


The role is responsible to prepare and review the various reports, and to monitor commercial information in relation to labor, material, and subcontractors. Thus ensuring cost budgets are adhered to, and reported within the business’ timetable.

You report both to Finance and the project manager insurance, in a matrix organization,

Your responsibility:

  • Drive maximum value from suppliers and subcontractors Measure, value, submit & negotiate contract variations and final accounts.
  • Provide advice to project staff on commercial and contractual matters, including reviewing and drafting of correspondence.
  • Ensure that business commercial processes are adhered to at project level.
  • Maximize the recovery of property damage claims within the limits of the policy, and get to a neutral cash flow for the recovery period
  • Assist Project manager/package managers and the Project Manager Insurance with claim management processes for the insured costs of the project.

Your tasks:

  • Understanding the implications of health and safety regulations and endorsing the safety policy
  • Identifying, analyzing, and developing responses to commercial risks;
  • Monitor all commercial information in relation to the project including labor, material and subcontractors, thus ensuring budgets are adhered to
  • Providing advice on contractual claims;
  • Remeasuring work executed by contractors
  • Analyzing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports and remeasurable reports
  • Value completed work, reviewing contractors’ progress reports and approving requisitions;
  • Reviewing claims and jointly negotiations of final accounts to contractors and vendors
  • Drafting and reviewing commercial correspondence to contractors on claims and variations
  • Communicate regularly with project staff and specialist subcontractors to ensure commercial controls are in place, understood and followed at all times.

Functie eisen

  • Qualified with either technical, contractual or financial bachelor degree with demonstrable commercial experience in handling major complex projects with big numbers
  • Minimum 5 years financial experience within an EPC contracting organization
  • Experience with turnarounds of chemical or oil & gas plants is a plus
  • Fitting in a schedule driven team environment at a large industrial plant
  • German speaker; good command of the English language (written and spoken); communicator on all organizational levels (site staff to senior management/insurers)


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