Project Controller

Lead as Project Controller in Madrid, Spain for Sonnedix, an international Renewable Energy Producer. Manage accounting, reporting, tax compliance, and financial processes. Join a diverse, inclusive team.

Madrid, Spain  UTC+01:00   On-site   Full Time   501-1000   More than 3 months ago

Sonnedix is an international Renewable Energy Producer (REP) with over a decade-long trajectory of sustainable growth. Sonnedix develops, builds, and operates renewable energy projects for the long-term, with a focus on providing green, affordable electricity to our customers, and acting as a true social citizen where it operates.

Our track record and financial strength enable us to build trusted relationships with customers and partners, to smartly expand the adoption renewable energy and play a vital role in the energy revolution. We are proud of our diverse team of experts, the clean energy we generate and to make a positive difference for the communities where we operate. Hear from some of our team about Sonnedix:

The Role

The Project Controller will play an important role in the accounting and reporting activities of the group. They will continue to develop and improve the day-to-day operations, and work with accountants in the local entities around the world. They will be accountable for month-end and year-end closing activities: day to day accounting, month-end accruals, account reconciliations, invoicing, reconciliation of Spanish GAAP, books to IFRS, trend scrutiny, forecasts, cash flows preparation of local statutory accounts. The Project Controller will carry out the cash management, preparation of payments, relationship with banks and participate and boost internal and external audits.

They will be accountable for reviewing and preparing payment of local taxes in connection with tax consultants. They will ensure timely preparation and review of the corporate income tax returns, their filing as per the statutory needs and manage overall financial reporting files related to taxes both internally or externally. The Project Controller will be the liaison with local tax authorities in connection with the external accounting and tax consultants and will also be accountable for all data collection related to overall reporting needs for the local legal entities. They will ensure accounting data complies with Spanish GAAP and IFRS reporting and promote correct usage of accounts, and promote continuous improvement initiatives for finance processes.

Desirable skills

  • Degree in Accounting/Finance and a recognized accounting qualification,
  • At least 4 years of experience, ideally within an energy, utility, industrial company or similar industry
  • Excellent Spanish and English language knowledge both written and verbal,
  • Good understanding and efficiency of financial systems and technology (Spanish GAAP, IFRS, consolidation and tax). Experience with SAP is preferred,
  • Project management skills are needed as well as multinational experience and the ability to work both independently and collaboratively across diverse regions and cultures.

Please submit your CV in English.

We are looking for people who demonstrate our values, are eager to learn, adaptable, and willing to take on new challenges. We are committed to developing people in their roles; if you have some of the skills and experience we are looking for, please consider applying.

What we offer

  • One company, many careers - as the company grows, we offer the opportunity for you to develop your career with us
  • An inclusive, international working culture with a diverse team of friendly professionals from across the world
  • A commitment to flexibility – hybrid working, generous annual leave allocation with an additional four weeks of discretionary unpaid leave
  • A family first company - generous paid parental leave and support for carers
  • The ability to ‘work from elsewhere’, for up to six weeks in a year
  • Summer working hours
  • Financial, Social, Mental & Physical wellbeing support
  • The Sonnedix Academy – a range of training and development opportunities including professional development, management and leadership programs, technical training, essential skills, DEI, mentorship and much more
  • Fantastic office environments
  • Social events, team building opportunities and One Team Network groups, which are employee-led groups, based on shared identities, interests, backgrounds and life experiences

and many more local benefits!

Sonnedix welcomes applications from people of all backgrounds and members of under-represented groups.

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About the role

Nov 05, 2023

Full Time


May 02, 2024


Madrid, Spain

At least 4 years of experience


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