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Project Cost Controller (Senior)

Kelly Services

Houston, TX
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Job Title Project Cost Controller (Senior)

Jobid US41T7MB_BH1432639

Location: Houston, TX, 77007, USA

Description **Kelly Services has an outstanding opportunity as a Project Cost Controller (Senior) in Houston, TX.**


+ Provide active cost management reporting and governance of projects/programs from initiation to completion
+ Create, maintain and manage cost forecasting/reporting systems to ensure accuracy and visibility of project estimates and budgets to project scope/objectives
+ Create and analyze change management documents to govern project costs and objective variances
+ Forecast costs to completion based on trends including productivity measurements, labour rate analysis, commitments, management of change, schedule impacts and material cost variance
+ Update, maintain and analyze project commitments, cost flow, and expenditures while also supporting monitoring, reviewing and analysis of cost, schedule, earned value and associated reporting
+ Track, report and analyze project/program performance and costs from initiation to completion
+ Establish and report project/program metrics and benchmarks
+ Assess and document trends and risks of the project/ program as related to costs/schedule
+ Develop and maintain financial reporting (weekly/monthly). Collaborate and communicate with internal (Project Managers, business analysts, project administrators) and external stakeholders (vendors) throughout the project cycle to ensure transparency of project costs and trends.
+ Responsible for overseeing and analyzing project cost and performance data to establish performance metrics, which support the effective and proactive control of project costs and forecasting
+ Reviews reports, analyses data and proposes recommendations in support of cost management governance
+ Provides input related to improvements and process developments
+ Considered a Specialist, works independently and demonstrates independent judgment in relation to accountabilities, including compilation and analysis of data
+ Develops risk mitigation and ongoing improvements and developments in projects
+ Identifies opportunities for cost improvements and internal benchmarking within and outside of areas of accountability
+ Provides mentoring, coaching and guidance to junior colleagues
+ Represents the department as a key contact, interacting with Project Managers, senior internal and client personnel on significant and complex project governance and controls matters

+ Bachelor degree in related field
+ 8+ years of related experience
**Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must apply now to submit your resume. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position (Matt Baldwin:** **).**

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies inindustry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premiersource of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firmwith an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the varietyand flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or directhire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specificprofessional interests.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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