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Commercial Financial Project Director - Rolling Stock

Company: Siemens Mobility
Location: Sacramento
Posted on: February 12, 2024

Job Description:

Siemens Mobility provides efficient and coordinated transportation of people and goods by rail - including rolling stock, rail automation, rail electrification, and service. We craft and manufacture across the entire spectrum of rolling stock, including commuter and regional passenger trains, light rail and streetcars, metros, locomotives, passenger coaches, and high-speed trainsets. Cities and Railroads also rely on us to provide traction-power substations and electricity transmission, as well as signaling and control technology for freight and passenger rail and transit systems.


Siemens Mobility, Inc. Rolling Stock is seeking a professional Commercial Financial Project Director with a proven track record of managing international sophisticated projects.

The Commercial Financial Project Director - Rolling Stock will be responsible for the execution of a large multi-billion-dollar complex Transit project durations from 5-8 years. The Director Commercial Project Manager is responsible for commercial project execution during phases including planning, design, procurement, manufacturing, commissioning, and customer acceptance. Duties include liaising with operational departments to ensure Order Income Calculation is achieved while meeting goals for customer satisfaction, cost, schedule, and quality. Another key role is to fulfill the role of the World Project Controller to ensure financial compliance on the World Project reporting level. The Director Commercial Project Manager is the supporting function of the Project Manager for all aspects of the project. This position reports to the Director, FBA.


  • Profit & loss for assigned projects.
  • Proactively lead changes in project scope, identify potential problems, and devise contingency plans from a cost perspective.
  • Supervise and control project scope, schedule, budget, risks, and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with senior management and collaborators.
  • Support PM with the development and delivery of monthly project reports, customer progress reports, customer change proposals, and presentations to management and internal/external customers.
  • Coach, mentor, empower, and supervise project team members and contractors, and influence them to take positive action and accountability for their assigned work.
  • Support with identifying and resolving issues/conflicts within the project team.
  • Support customer sales channel activities

    Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:

    • Required education: College diploma or equivalent experience required. PMI Certification.
    • Required experience: 8+ years of successful Financial Project Management experience in complex projects.
    • Required travel: 25%
    • Other requirements: Excellent commercial, oral, and written communication skills; must be able to demonstrate presentation skills.

      Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

      • Preferred education: Bachelor's degree in accounting/finance.
      • Preferred experience: 3 to 5 years of experience related to the rolling stock industry is preferred.
      • Other preferences: Experience in controlling and accounting, contracts, and claims experience with rail vehicle commercial project management preferred.

        Why you'll love working for Siemens:

        • Freedom and healthy work-life balance- Health, Dental, Vision Insurance, HSA/FSA, Commuter Benefits - starting Day 1
        • Solve the world's most significant problems - Be part of exciting and innovative projects.
        • Engaging, challenging, and fast-evolving, pioneering technological environment.
        • Competitive total rewards package.
        • Please contribute to our social responsibility initiatives passionate about access to education, access to technology, sustaining communities, and positively impacting the community.
        • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them! Please take advantage of our Tuition Reimbursement program, Mentor Programs, and your development through online learning.
        • Employee perks and discounts in addition to our 401k match and generous Paid Time Off
        • Diversity and inclusivity focused - Just named on the Forbes 2022 Best Employers for Diversity list!
        • Siemens is proud to have been named Fast Company 's Best Workplaces for Innovators
          While we appreciate all applications, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

          *This job is based in Sacramento, CA. Siemens offers a variety of health and wellness benefits to employees. Details regarding our benefits can be found here: . The base salary range in Sacramento, CA, is $141,500 - $191,500 with an annual incentive target of 15% of the base salary. The salary may be higher or lower depending on the budget and the candidate's experience, knowledge, skills, and qualifications.


          Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
          Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, order of protection status, protected veteran or military status, or an unfavorable discharge from military service, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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Keywords: Siemens Mobility, Merced , Commercial Financial Project Director - Rolling Stock, Executive , Sacramento, California

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