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Graduate Cost Controller

Reading, Oxfordshire
Job Type
13 Sep 2022
Our client, Aker Solutions helps the world meet its energy needs. We engineer the products, systems and services required to unlock energy. Our goal is to maximize recovery and efficiency of oil and gas assets, while using our expertise to develop the sustainable solutions of the future. We are looking for an Graduate (assistant) Cost Controller to strengthen the Subsea team based in their Winnersh office, near Reading. This role is ideal for graduates who are looking for their first step into a project or cost control role. Ideally you will be analytically and commercially minded, with strong attention to detail and improvement mindset, and will be from a business or commercial graduate background. The Subsea segment delivers high tech solutions for EPC long-term contracts dealt by multidisciplinary project teams. The Graduate (assistant) Cost Controller will be frequently liaising with different departments such as Project Management, Planning, Engineering, Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Sales and project teams in other countries to be able to execute the cost controlling tasks. What will you be doing? Supporting other team members, your key activities will include: Preparing monthly Project s P&L with commentary on variances to budgets and forecast Updating risk register Supporting continuous improvement initiatives to help digitalize cost control processes Monitor engineering changes and support preparing variation orders to the client Reporting monthly Project Cash Flow and monitor foreign currency exposure Providing on time and accurate invoicing We think you should have: An interest in working on energy projects and in project cost control An ability to work well with people and teams across the company and external customers Curious and innovative minds to support on our path towards digitalisation Motivation and enthusiasm to deliver results Proactive mindset towards problem solving The ability to think on your feet in a fast-paced environment A commitment to continuously learn and develop More reasons to work with Aker Solutions: Professional development and career opportunities Flexible working arrangements (Hybrid office attendance) Competitive pay and benefits Healthy work-life balance Join a company committed to becoming a significant player in the energy transition Interested? Contact us. For more information about the position, please contact: Stephen Laurie, Recruitment Manager, NES Advantage Solutions. NES Advantage Solutions is Aker Solutions global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing service. With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients
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  • Job Reference: 711159363-2
  • Date Posted: 13 September 2022
  • Recruiter: NES Fircroft
    NES Fircroft
  • Location: Reading, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent