Our client is a large diversified engineering services group, they design and deliver mine, rail and port projects for the resources and infrastructure sectors both in Australia and select international markets.
They are moving into the next phase of their EPCM expansion projects and currently have the opportunity for a cost controller to provide accurate commercial advice to the Lead Cost Controller and Project Management team on all cost matters relating to the change process associated with introducing automated trains to the stockyards
As a knowledgeable Cost Controller, you will have previous experience working within the resources sector as the responsibilities of the position will be for all assigned Costing activities on the Project (including but not limited to budgets, manning plans, invoicing, timesheet administration, personnel approval)
The successful candidate will provide technical and operational direction to Costing personnel and will develop and execute objectives, standards and procedures applicable to cost control and analysis activities.
The ability to supervises personnel and prepare the collection, accurate interpretation and diligent incorporation and presentation of Costing data from the Project Team and into the EPCM systems is needed.
You should be able to demonstrate experience of the preparation of project cost forecast and progress reports and the review of draft sub-consultant and construction contracts for adequacy of costing requirements.
You would be responsible for identification and / or preparation, presentation and incorporation of Changes to Project Scope of Work Combined with the tracking of weekly labour costs to ensure spending is kept within budget, making adjustments where appropriate.
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Cost Controller to work on multiple, high-value projects. Will suit those with a can do attitude and a desire to really grow their professional career.
Candidates must be able to demonstrate:
5 years experience in the Mining sector as a Cost Controller.
Previous experience on site would be viewed favourably
A successful track record of accurately recording, analyzing, interpreting and forecasting cost data for large projects.
Excellent organisational and communication skills.
Experience with EPCM is highly desirable.