Cost Controller (Turnaround)


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Red Deer

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Branch Information

Alberta Complex - Professional - (CAN) 10031 101 Street NW (Professional) AB Edmonton , AB - T5J 0H9 Phone : 780-420-0110



Job Description

Cost Controller (Turnaround)

Manpower is currently hiring a Cost Controller to fulfill a long term, ongoing contract position for our client, a Major Petrochemical Company in Joffre (just minutes from Red Deer).

Work Schedule is Monday to Thursday 7am - 5:30pm

Summary of Key Responsibilities (job functions include but are not limited to):

* Prepare budgets, forecast expenditures, and report costs

* Coordinate budget development as per standards and guidelines

* Develop the cash flow, and report actual verses planned expenditures

* Assess all aspects of turnaround costs, including actual, committed, and forecasted costs

* Manage work orders and purchase orders for turnaround overheads

* Manage invoices and timesheets to allow for accurate planning

* Manage turnaround costs for projects, as per existing guidelines

Qualifications and Requirements:

* Certified Cost Professional through AACE (Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering), or supporting diploma or degree

* 3-5 years of experience as a Cost Controller in a manufacturing facility is preferred

* Expertise in SAP modules, such as Project Systems and Maintenance Planner

* Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, with advanced knowledge in Excel

* Understanding of manufacturing turnaround organizations and project management

* Attention to detail and the ability to organize data in a high-activity environment

* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

* Ability to act independently within guidelines of strategies and procedures contained in the turnaround manual

Please apply online and/or create and manage your profile at Alternatively, you can email us directly at or call Melissa at 403-298-4387. Please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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