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Senior Cost Controller
Industry: Engineering / Industrial Function: Finance & Accounting Type: Permanent Location: Singapore Post: June 2022
Industry: Engineering / Industrial
Function: Finance & Accounting Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore Post: June 2022
Key Responsibilities
  • Develop and maintain the project budget and cost management system in SAP.
  • Establish budgetary control processes, systems and documentation for assigned project(s).
  • Prepare forecasts, cost trend reports and monitor cost and commitment to budget and forecast across all stages of the project life cycle.
  • Alert and report deviations, underruns and overruns to PM Leader(s).
  • Co-ordinate information supplied by estimating, procurement, construction, planning and engineering for cost projections.
  • Analysis of data to establish the variances in initial estimates and final project costs, identify trends, risks and mitigation .
  • Support progress claim assessments, pricing schedule developments, tender evaluations, contractor change assessments and contract financial close out.
  • Maintain relationships between estimating, planning and procurement to assure information flow and awareness of all aspects of project controls.
  • Assist in HSE audits of contractors and monitor conformance to Health and Safety plans.
  • Interface with external work parties and participating in internal cost review sessions to create robust forecast and project cost outcome reporting.
  • Report to Regional Project Finance Director.
The Candidate
  • Tertiary education in Engineering, Accounting or Finance advantageous, must have at least 5 years of cost control experience working within large engineering/building/infrastructure projects in Asia.
  • Knowledge of industry cost control and project management techniques.
  • Experience in controlling costs throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Ability to work with and perform analysis on significant volume of data from varying sources.
  • Good level of experience in using cost control systems and tools.
  • Experience in SAP financial reports is desirable and project planning tools (e.g. MS Project).
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills.
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  • Short-listed candidates will be notified via email or telephone within 2 weeks of application.
  • Personal particulars and other information collected are used strictly for recruitment purposes and will cease to be stored in the recruitment database 2 years after your application date.

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