Senior Cost Controller

Hutcheon Mearns are working with a global oil service company to hire a Senior Cost Controller on a full time, staff basis. You will be based in Westhill with hybrid working, flexible hours and an excellent benefits package.

As a key member of the project team the position will be responsible for providing financial support to allocated projects and for preparing month-end project financial reports. You must have previous experience as a Cost Controller or Project Accountant.

Key duties:

  • Responsibility for all aspects of cost control of assigned projects including forecasting and commitment tracking of man hours, procurement activities and vessel operations
  • Provide project managers with advice and support in financially managing their projects
  • Ensure that SAP accurately reflects project costs and revenues to date, including any accruals or prepayments
  • Assist the project managers in the preparation of monthly project and financial forecasts for assigned projects
  • Assist the project manager in the preparation of a monthly financial sensitivity analysis for their projects
  • Analyse variances from as-bid financials by building a detailed monthly analysis of variances from prior forecast
  • Prepare month end project reports and review with project manager
  • Attend project / client meetings and provide relevant cost and financial input as required
  • Prepare and oversee the preparation and issuance of all project invoices, whilst maintaining a focus on collection of payment
  • Prepare project cash flows in support of the group's treasury requirements for cash flow forecasting
  • Develop effective interfaces with all project functions and contribute to improvement programs

If this is of interest, please apply via the link provided.