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Cost Manager

Job Description

Responsibilities May Include

  • Advising Project Leads and Project Controls Manager on accuracy of project reporting and contract non-conformance
  • Advising project team on cost control and contract compliance
  • Managing a portfolio or single project totaling approximately $100MM ( more or less) in value and provide analytics to make the best business decision 
  • Experience with data analytics dashboard such as “Tableau” to create portfolio trends
  • Tracking progress and reports against actual cost
  • Preparing any special progress reports, cost reports, and forecasts for team activities
  • Reviewing project cost estimates and schedules and coordinating routine progress reporting
  • Reviewing project cost estimates and project budget tracking for compliance
  • Providing Project Manager with independent assessments and analyses
  • Assist Project Leads with preparing and updating monthly project cost reports
  • Functioning as SAP subject matter expert for the projects team
  • Directing Project Leads of company requirements for planning, cost control, and reporting
  • Assisting in development of schedules to forecast outcomes
  • Reviewing and accessing accuracy of Project Lead’s cost reporting, reporting procedures, cost estimates, and forecasting
  • Periodically auditing Project Leads’ s progress reporting and forecasting
  • Advising Project Leads to input to budgets and schedules
  • Reviewing and approving contractor cost control plans and procedures for compliance and conformance
  • Facilitate the submission and routing of project funding requests for approval


  • Legally authorized to work in the job posting country
  • Bachelor’s (or) Associates degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Finance or Accounting 
  • 5 or more years of relevant experience with project controls (cost & schedule) and analytics 
  • 3 or more years of experience in SAP
  • Working knowledge of budget development within a WBS
  • Intermediate level of proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Willing and able to travel at least 20% of the time


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Melissa Macklin



Chemical Company



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