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  • Job reference: RMS0102685

Lead/Senior Cost Controller

  • Sector: Mining
  • Location: Brisbane/Gladstone
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 11/12/2011
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (11/01/12)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Company:
An Australian Company and leading provider of professional services to the resources & energy sectors and complex process industries. Their services cover the full spectrum both in size and lifecycle - from the creation of new assets to services that sustain and enhance operating assets. With 32,000 employees across 41 countries, they continue to push boundaries and extend their capabilities around the world.

The Role:
Responsibilities of the role include, but are not limited to:

-Develop, implement and control the project accounting and job costing system to meet project requirements
-Take ownership of the cost control function and ensure integrity of the data being processed
-Interface with project personnel to develop project forecasts and analyse project costs
-Supervise any supporting roles in the project cost control area
-Liaise with clients to clarify cost related issues and develop timely and meaningful monthly invoices. Ensure payment of invoices according to EPCM contract terms
-Preparation of project invoices in conjunction with the Accounts Department
-Preparation of monthly financial reports for the project.
-Prepare other financial analysis as required on an adhoc basis
-Implement financial controls including controlling authorisations of expenditure and cash flow projections
-Preparation of budgets in conjunction with engineering and construction team members
-Ensure effective coordination and cooperation between other team members, particularly in regard to cost, planning (forecasting) and procurement matters

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
-10 years + demonstrated relevant industry estimating experience, ideally gained within heavy industry, preferably minerals and metals.
-Relevant tertiary qualification, ideally within Engineering
-Knowledge of project management systems interfaces, i.e. In Control, SAP, preferably with exposure to Cost Management Systems.
-Excellent organisational and planning skills
-Excellent written and verbal communications skills

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