Large utility is looking for a Project Cost Controller in Jackson, MI. Responsible for monitoring and managing the safety, project costs during the construction phase for a project and reports directly to the Cost Controls Lead while serving the Project Manager and working closely with the Construction Manager & Field Leaders affected by this scope of work. Requirements:
- Prefer a bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, project or construction management
- 2+ years cost controlling (billing, change orders and materials logistics) experience for large scale construction projects
- Microsoft Excel Experience Required
- SAP Experience strongly Preferred
- Communications skills are also key for this position, as cost controllers must communicate effectively with both upper management and subordinates
- Must have reliable transportation.
- Project Cost Controllers with certifications from AACE or PMI are preferable
Will offer per diem but will be remote for a while! Apply Now!
location: Jackson, Michigan
job type: Contract
salary: $30 - 50 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
- Monitor and manage project costs during the constructions phase.
- Verify and approve all work site travel, per diem and miscellaneous invoices.
- Review the coding of timesheets, invoices, etc. for accuracy as well as ensuring that adequate tracking of quantities and production is done on a weekly basis.
- Monitor daily cost of manpower, equipment and materials on the construction site.
- Analyze and communicate with suppliers for needed materials and equipment on job sites.
- Prepare quarterly project forecasts based on extensive knowledge of the ongoing construction as well as input from other members of the project team
- Experience level: Experienced
- Education: Bachelors (required)
- Cost Management
- Change Control
- Project Management
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