Vacancy Details Employer : Lusapho Professional ServicesOur client in the mining industry is currently searching for a Cost Controller with the below experience but not limited to : Maintain a healthy project within the project budget and ensure compliance to project governance.
Designs and formulates the financial control for the project and should be able to develop and execute the Cost Management Plan and provide the Project Manager with accurate and up-to-date cost information to facilitate sound project decision making.
Finalize coding of all detailed estimate line items using baselined project control budget in order to establish package / control budgets.
Monitors planning and project / progress achievements milestones and using the project's schedule to generate data and curves for each cost profile.
Takes part in the financial aspect of the tender process. Assign budget for procurement packages, perform budget reconciliation or scope and pricing, and produce reconciliation statement to support recommendations for award.
Reviews payment applications in compliance with contract agreements, and approve payments certificates. Record and maintain commitments based on procurement contracts, contract amendments, contract change notice, PO revisions.
Attend periodic reviews and establish and maintain forecasts for all packages and ensure full coding, based on EPCM status report, expenditures ex.
Project Accountant, and project changes / trends e.g. Trend and Change Coordinator Forecast project contingency requirements, escalation, forex, currencies etc.
Import detailed actual cost and commitment data into cost system and run complete detailed baseline cost report by package.
Participate in the trending and change management process and incorporate approved trends into project estimates at completion.
Update and maintain budget with approved PCNs. Produce cost reports and analyse variances Generate data and curves for each cost profile baselines and periodic updates Update budget, commitment, forecast, payment, and cost statement for monthly report.
Obtain EPCM cost and progress info and update EPCM status report. Attend periodic reviews and establish and maintain forecasts for all packages.