Senior Cost Controller
Location: United Kingdom, South East England, London
Senior Cost Controller
Job DescriptionSenior Cost Controller
12 months (potential for a further 9-month extension)
£500 P/D Umbrella
ScottishPower Renewables is currently constructing the East Anglia ONE Offshore Windfarm. With an investment of £2.5 billion, our East Anglia ONE project will stimulate the East Anglia region and support thousands of skilled jobs.
**Experience in Cost Controlling with Offshore Wind Projects is desirable **
Implementing & maintaining the offshore business cost management control system/process;
Liaising with 'Procurement' and/or 'Package Managers/Budget Holders' to determine committed expenditure and update/interrogate current budget assumptions;
Liaising with the 'Project Manager', 'Project Planner', 'Risk Manager' and "Change Manager" in order to understand project issues and anticipate (and mitigate) their impact on the project's budget;
Supporting the month-end Value of Work Done (accruals/prepayments) process;
Leading the month-end financial reporting process including variance cost analysis reporting;
Compiling on a quarterly basis the project's VoWD plan/forecast and explaining monthly any deviations from such forecast;
Support the project's cash flow reporting/forecasting process;
Providing ad-hoc 'cost control' support to the Project
Creating and maintaining WBS structures;
Creating and maintaining AO's;
Purchase Requisition /Order Approval (from a cost control perspective, i.e. coding and budget);
Commitment Reporting / Closing Down PO's;
Month End Processes:
Manual accruals request;
Cost Variance Analysis Report;
Project Monthly Report
Creating the Forecasts;
Change control process;
Creating and maintaining budget availability
Ad-hoc cash flow reporting;
Local Content Expenditure Reporting
Resource Cost Management
Mandatory: Experience in Cost Management for offshore wind projects.
Mandatory: Competent SAP User (interview will involve competency based test).
Mandatory: Competent Excel user (interview will involve competency based test).
Degree qualified or equivalent qualifications / experience.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to influence at various levels of an organisation
Proven significant experience of IT applications (SAP, Microsoft Office, Document Management Systems)
Proven significant experience of working with multi-disciplinary teams
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