Cost Controller - initial 12 months contract LN170698 | Eden Scott

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Cost Controller - initial 12 months contract

  • Aberdeen
  • £275 - £350 per day + & flexi working
  • Contract

We are delighted to be supporting our E&P client as they look to add a Cost Controller to their team, on an initial 12 month contract basis.


What the role entails:



  • Responsible for accurate cost reporting of Opex Shutdown, Asset Integrity & FM - Budget to include Forecast, Value of Work Done and Commitments against approved Budget.

  • Responsible for set up, control, reporting, and close out of CAPEX Minor Modifications project WBS / AFE against approved Budgets in SAP

  • Ensure accurate monthly accruals submitted to Finance.

  • Ensure shared costs are re-allocated as appropriate

  • Provide robust variance analysis.

  • Identify and support opportunities for cost efficiencies whilst maintaining safety and integrity.

  • Monitor, review and advise on key vendor cost performance.

  • Lead and drive budget meetings with budget holders.

  • Provide Support to Contract Owners and Supply Chain with Supplier Performance Relationship Management (SPRM), Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), FPAL evaluations, cost benefit analysis, bid analysis, commercial negotiations, variations, invoice queries/disputes, PO Management, and vendor setup.

  • Champion compliance with supply chain and R2P processes

  • Participate in all appropriate internal and supplier meetings.

  • Deputise for Cost Engineering Lead as required.


Experience and qualifications desired (not essential):



  • Educated in a relevant discipline, preferably a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management, Finance or Quantity Surveying

  • Experience in the Budgeting, Forecasting, and Cost Control of CAPEX Minor Modifications projects and Shutdown (TAR) operations, with hands on experience of setting up, controlling, reporting and closing out costs against project WBS / AFE, and by Cost Centre / GL, with a strong understanding of the nuance between each process and method.

  • Must be a competent Microsoft Excel and SAP user.


For full and futher information, please don't hesitate to get in touch. Apply now!

Lucy Nicoll
Point of contact
Lucy Nicoll
Associate Director
01224 965501 07771 620 821

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