Project Cost controller

Paris, France

Project Cost controller

Project Cost Controller - France - Contract

The key responsibilities for the Cost Controller are to:

• Establish and communicate processes and routines required for effective control and reporting during the project lifecycle to all team members
• Develop a common understanding of the Tender budget and ensure its transfer to the cost management system in order to establish first project forecast
• Establish a project coding structure in accordance with the Group guidelines.
• Assist/liaise with Project Planner for maintenance of project WBS and NWA structures
• Oversee the timely coding, collection, analysis and reporting of all project expenditure, together with budget holder(s)
• Responsible for the reconciliation of forecasted and actual expenditures and the production of project accruals
• Responsible for the overall coordination of changes to the forecast based on inputs from Client, project management and other project team members as applicable
• Ensure in-depth analysis and reporting of variances on a monthly basis
• Prepare/compile cost and financial input to the PMSR (Project Monthly Status Report)
• Provide accurate project long term cash flow forecast on a monthly basis
• Perform economic analysis, deviations, probability, and support project management on any accounting issues and reporting related to the project
• Participate in estimation of Variation Orders, prepare supporting data and documentation and evaluate the economic impact of variations in scope of work
• Responsible for production of Client cost reporting package on a monthly basis
• Assist project contract team with the preparation of monthly invoices to Client
• Prepare and/or review Close-Out Documentation, both internally and externally

Ideal Candidate:
• Minimum 5 years relevant Experience of establishing and performing Cost Control on various types and size of projects.
• Relevant previous experience at an appropriate level in the subsea or offshore environment
• Technical knowledge and application of Cost Control and associated systems
• Experience in SAP is an advantage
• Strong Excel knowledge
• Very good communication skills
• English fluent

Project Cost Controller - France - Contract

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