Cost Controller

  • Negotiable
  • Monaco Monaco
  • Permanent
  • Oil & Gas
Our client specialized in Energy sector is looking for a Cost Controller.
  • Duration: permanent
  • Location: Monaco
  • Start: asap
Main role:                                
  • Reports to: Business Controller BPS
  • Supervision of: Cost Controllers (depending of project size)
  • Liaises with: BPS PM/PCM/EPM/PPM/Planner/Contract Manager/SB-Finance team members/ client ... for day-to-day control of allocated projects
  • Internal & external Auditor for ad hoc requests.
  • Administer & Monitor all Project Administration/Cost Reporting/Financial aspects of Brownfield Lumpsum & rebilliable projects
  • Create a cost-conscious atmosphere so that all persons working on a project are aware of how their activities impact the project cost including all applicable Contractual issues.
  • Analyze contract after handover and prepare financial Project Summary
  • Prepare specific monthly cost reports at client or partner request
  • Prepare a monthly tracking of the Percentage of Completion (PoC) including booking of accruals (check consistency with the physical progress)
  • Review and validate change orders in relation with Project Manager/Project Control Manager for input in forecast
  • Verify purchase requisitions (budgets, amounts and codes) before approval by Project Manager.
  • Prepare client invoices according to contractual terms with adequate back-up and book accounting records. Follow up client invoices date of receipt, payments from clients and Issue reminders when necessary.
  • Ensure that project taxation is properly handled in conjunction with Tax Counsel
  • Provide ad hoc support to BPS Business controller
  • Provide adhoc support to auditors when required.

  • Prepare the Internal Project Forecast on a monthly basis
  • Build a standardized forecast / actuals reports at JV and consolidated level
  • Prepare Project Cash Planning Reports when required
  • Prepare a Manpower Forecast Report in liaison with Project Manager/Project Control Manager when required
  • Support management team for 3YP preparation as required
  • Business School or financial & accounting related degree.
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience costs control in an international environment.
 Specific competencies:
  • Fluent in English
  • Project cost control experience
  • Project cost control experience
  • Problem-solving skills, attention to detail and a methodical approach to work
  • Ability to analyze information and be comfortable with data
  • Solid IT skills, with good knowledge of MS Excel and the ability to learn specialist software
  • Excellent team working attitude, relationship-building and interpersonal skills
Ability to plan and prioritize work to meet objectives and deadlines.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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