Cost Controller – Project

Position Objective

Masan High-Tech Materials is one of Vietnam’s largest integrated industrial mineral and chemical producers. It is entering an exciting phase of growth with the acquisition of the H.C.Starck Tungsten which will see the company transition from Vietnamese focused company onto the world stage, with operations in four countries and in three continents.

The Project Cost Controller reports to the Head of Projects, works closely with project team and plays a critical role in helping to set up the proper cost control and cost allocation practice for the on -going projects at Masan High-Tech Material, particularly the upcoming Copper & Gold Smelter Project. In this role, the incumbent will support the Head of Project in monitoring monthly project cost incurred, tracking cost and payment progress against budget, and identifying areas to improve in term of cost and project management aspects.

Key Responsibilities

Project Cost Control

  • Work closely with Head of Projects to develop the detail project cost budget in terms of work breakdown structure (WBS).
  • Be a system administrator for the project controls system to develop and implement the business processes relating to the project controls system ensuring that those processes are linked to and reconciled with SAP on monthly basis.
  • Develop a system/process of reconciling the project controls system with SAP and undertake monthly reconciliations of the same.
  • Maintain and update all commitments in the project cost control system, work closely with all project team members responsible for cost control to ensure all information is up to date and relevant.
  • Comparing cost between actual and forecast/budget to interrogate cost variances together with project management team to understand/explain and rectify the issue.
  • Preparation of Project Cost Management and Project Cashflow report.

We are looking for qualified and driven individuals who have

  • Qualification:
    – Graduated from a University in accounting or financing faculty
    – Preference for internationally recognised financial qualifications in management accounting eg. ACCA/CPA
  • Experience: 3-5 years of experience in project control or management accounting background.
    – Construction project experience is preferable.
  • Knowledge & skills:
    – Understanding of VAS accounting standards.
    – Familiar with project control system (PRISM), SAP and MS Office
    – Excellent command of both spoken and written English and Vietnamese
  • Competency and other requirements
    – Enthusiasm and a strong willingness to learn
    – Ability to work under pressure and strict time constraints
    – Analytical mind, independent, proactive and excellent interpersonal skills;
    – Strong understanding of business activities and cost drivers;
    – Strong analytical skill, ability to relate operation outcomes to numbers;
    – Should be very strong in details and numbers;
    – Excellent communication skills
How to register

Please send us your resume via [email protected] and our Human Resources Team will contact you within 7 days.