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Project Cost Controller I

  • LocationJackson, MI 49201 - United States
  • Work TypeContract/Temp
  • Positions1 Position

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  • Job no: 5519611352505
  • Categories: Engineering

We are looking for a Project cost controller to join our client’s team in Jackson, MI

Duties

·        Project cost controller's main duty is to track and control the costs associated with one or more of their employer's projects.

·        Typical responsibilities include invoice review and tracking, contractor T&M ticket review and tracking, administering project change control documentation, data entry for miscellaneous reporting activities, and any other task related to the support of project cost control. 

·        This position commonly serves as a support role to the primary project cost controller but may sometimes operate alone with management oversight.

·        Project Cost Controller is expected to be well organized, detail oriented, and have demonstrable proficiencies in basic computing skills. 

·        Person interested in this position must have an above average understanding in the use of Excel spreadsheets and at least a basic understanding of construction projects, contracting, and accounting principles. 

·        This position also requires someone who can take direction, prioritize tasks, and complete work in a punctual manner. 

·        Communication skills are important both written and verbal.

 Education:

·        Need some level of higher education and/or relatable work experience dealing with project cost control and monitoring. 

·        Higher educational degrees in construction/project management or engineering are desirable, but degrees in business, accounting, or finance are also suitable. 

·        Relatable work experience would include any verifiable positions held where project cost control activities were being performed and the candidate can demonstrate the application of project management concepts. 

·        Certifications from PMI or AACE will set candidates apart from others.