Junior Project Controller - Marine Services

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Junior Project Controller - Marine Services


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What do we promise?

  • Contributing to one of a kind projects
  • Plenty of room for personal development
  • Non-contributory pension scheme

What do we ask of you?

  • A good command of English
  • Analytical skills
  • Eager to learn

How you can make your mark

Make your mark as a decisive and result-oriented junior project controller who is constantly looking for the story behind the figures. Are you ready for a new step in your career and do you want to work for a company that literally changes the world map? Are you performing well in a dynamic and international working environment that is in full development? And does the complex challenges of the maritime industry suit you perfectly?

Your responsibilities as a junior project controller 
In the role of junior project controller you will guide the business to make sure we achieve the best results. Serve as the financial steward of the Marine Services department, providing management information to support the business. Together with the other project controllers of Marine Services you will financially take are of one or more projects, in particular:

  • Keeping the accounts and the administrative records for a smaller/less complex projects;
  • Preparing, discussing, and submitting periodic financial reports and budget control reports;
  • Analyzing and monitoring the project progress, costs in relation to the project budget;
  • Budgeting and planning, discuss and prepare forecasts with project and operations managers;
  • Preparing month-end accruals and reports;
  • Monitor and manage accounts receivable positions, cash flows, claims and variation orders;
  • Implementing process optimalizations within the department.

You are the junior project controller we are looking for if you:

  • At least have a successfully completed financial education, preferably focused on Controlling or similar: Bachelor - or Master’s degree in the field of Economics, Business administration, Accountancy, Control or similar;
  • You’re a fresh graduate or has up to 3 years of experience in a financial environment;
  • Have a good command of English language, both in word and in writing;
  • Are a team player with empathetic capacity towards both financial -, and operational colleagues;
  • Are able to connect and act as a sparring partner for various stakeholders;
  • Have strong analytical skills, you are goal- oriented and are able to work under stress;
  • Have an affinity with IT / ERP systems (MS Excel, INFOR LN, Power BI).

We offer

What you can expect

  • A dynamic environment: A job where you can make an impact, in an earth-moving company, as part of a diverse, international team of experts.
  • Rewarding conditions: A competitive salary and much more, including holiday allowance, holiday entitlement of 31 days (based on a full-time contract), a non-contributory pension scheme, collective schemes such as company health insurance and travel allowance.
  • Career development: Plenty of opportunities to realize your full potential. Challenge yourself with (online) courses in our Boskalis academy.
  • The Boskalis campus: Experience the unique Boskalis vibe at our Papendrecht site, complete with restaurants, sports fields, and a wharf where our vessels dock. We offer a state-of-the-art auditorium, brainstorming rooms, experience center for client meetings, and a barista corner where you can connect with colleagues.
  • Young Boskalis: Are you under 36? Come and join Young Boskalis! Have fun and join in social and sports activities ranging from pub quizzes to yoga, bootcamps and an annual sailing boat race. Networking and knowledge sharing are a vital part of Young Boskalis as well.

Extra information

  • Your team: You will work in a team of 15 enthusiastic Finance professionals within Marine Services.
  • Where you will work: For office-based roles, in consultation with your manager and your team, you work partly at home and partly in the office.
  • Full/part-time job: The position of junior project controller is a full-time (40 hours a week) job.
  • Next steps: Apply easily by completing the online application form. Interviews are held online or in the office. Once it’s clear we’re a good match, we’ll make you an offer – and look forward to welcoming you to the company.

About Boskalis

Working at Boskalis is about creating new horizons and sustainable solutions. In a world where population growth, increase of global trade, demand for (new) energy and climate change are driving forces, we challenge you to make your mark in finding innovative and relevant solutions for complex infrastructural and marine projects. 

Boskalis has one of the largest global fleets of specialized offshore vessels, allowing us to carry out a broad range of offshore activities. We provide innovative and sustainable all-round solutions to tackle major worldwide maritime challenges. Our Offshore Energy division supports sustainable energy solutions such as wind energy as well as traditional fossil facilities.

The Marine Service business unit owns and operates a large and versatile fleet consisting of construction support vessels, anchor handling tugs, oceangoing tugs and semi-submersible barges. With our experienced team, we are able to deliver multidisciplinary services worldwide to accommodate client requirements: from chartering services to fully integrated solutions for the Transport & Installation (T&I) – and the disconnection – of floating production systems.


We are more than happy to answer your questions about the position of Junior Project Controller. Please contact Tim Gouweleeuw, Recruiter via tim.gouweleeuw@boskalis.com.

Interested? Please apply by filling in your details and by uploading your cover letter and CV on our careers site.

Disclaimer for recruitment and selection agencies We don’t accept any unsolicited applications or CVs from recruitment- and
selection agencies. 


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