Cost Controller Resume Samples

In this role, the Cost Controller will analyze costs, assess vendor relationship and enhance profitability for the firm. A well-drafted Cost Controller Resume mentions the following core tasks and responsibilities – providing critical assessment of all budgets and cost projections; assessing incoming products, resources and services; maintaining vendor and service provider relationships; analyzing invoices to ensure that correct product is received at the expected cost; commitment to maximizing efficiency; presenting new strategies and assessments; educating and persuading stakeholders for procuring buy-in and cooperation; and rolling out clear cut cost-saving programs.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – management experience, exceptionally well in organizing; solid networking and interpersonal skills; strong communication skills with an aptitude for data. A Bachelor’s degree in finance is strongly preferred. Work experience is also required.

Cost Controller Resume example

Cost Controller Resume

Objective : A commercially minded graduate with a diverse experience as Cost Controller in a variety of intense business environments. Ambitious and focused, whilst also appreciating the need to remain flexible. Possess excellent interpersonal and communications skills and able to use own skills and experience to adapt to any business environment.

Skills : Six Sigma qualification, Training.

Description :

    1. Prepared weekly food, beverage, and staff food flash report.
    2. Identified and documented Cost norms set by the management for Food, Beverage and other Revenue centers.
    3. Prepared Recipe costing, portion control and selling prices of all the outlets and asses need for selling price revisions.
    4. Maintained the records of the Payments, Licenses, Permits, etc Establish and monitor all receiving and issuing procedures in Main Stores.
    5. Conducted yield test along with Executive Chef as regards to perishable and frozen items used for production and report.
    6. Made sure that daily store issues/transfers to other departments are properly controlled, checked and posted to the system/POS or register were manually maintained.
    7. Observed night auditors/stock auditors at work to ensure correct control procedure are followed.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Jr. Cost Controller Resume

Objective : Cost Controller is responsible for all aspects of capital project cost and control measures to the capital projects team adhering to corporate capital policies along with ensuring department work process procedures are followed from fund approval to total investment and closure.

Skills : Cost Management, Cash Handling.

Description :

    1. Ensured adherence to corporate capital polices and documented Borger Project Work Process guidelines.

    2. Reported on capital costs and forecasted costs to the business unit and to corporate, both at a roll-up and at a project level.

    3. Maintained project cost structure for all capital projects to ensure cost reporting consistency.

    4. Supported Project Managers in initial and monthly cost forecasting of capital projects and provide/assist in the analysis of those projects.

    5. Ensured Project Systems is fully utilized for all aspects of project costs and controls.

    6. Managed and maintained organizational cost reporting files used to analyze and report business unit capital performance against budget and approved funds.

    7. Conducted monthly forecast reviews with individual project members and management.

Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Accounting


Sr. Cost Controller Resume

Summary : Cost Controller assist in ensuring the smooth and efficient operation of the department and storeroom.

Skills : Management, Controlling.

Description :

    1. Executed routine project processing procedures, such as project closeout, invoicing, budget reconciliation, documentation control to ensure all proper protocols are efficiently completed.
    2. Prepared monthly reports, monthly forecasts and annual budgets following close liaison with key project resources.
    3. Assisted more seasoned project controllers and project managers in commercial issues related to change management processes in on-going projects.
    4. Interfaced with Proposals, Engineering, Projects, Supply Chain and Manufacturing Departments on issues regarding project costs.
    5. Developed broader knowledge through performing structured functional assignments, such as collecting and analyzing data related to specific tasks.
    6. Involved in special projects as appropriate, to serve as professional growth and business improvement opportunities.
    7. Provided overall direction for billing for special services, developers, etc.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Accounting

Cost Controller I Resume

Objective : A commercially minded graduate with a diverse experience as Cost Controller in a variety of intense business environments. Ambitious and focused, whilst also appreciating the need to remain flexible. Possess excellent interpersonal and communications skills and able to use own skills and experience to adapt to any business environment.

Skills : Accounting, Tax.

Description :

    1. Managed the entire range of accounting activities to ensure compliance with timely monthly financial statement closings.
    2. Directed implementation of strong internal controls throughout all of DC Water’s financial processes and systems to ensure strong audit results.
    3. Provided overall direction for accounts payable activities to ensure prompt payment (30 days) of all invoices.
    4. Provided overall direction for payroll systems and processing to ensure accurate pay, timely management reporting and legal compliance (IRS, etc).
    5. Provided overall direction for grants and wholesale customer billing to ensure accurate billings, maximize cost recovery under the contract and grant terms.
    6. Provided overall direction for billing for special services, developers, etc.
    7. Reported to BOD on the state of accounts operations, system development, and internal control issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Accounting

Cost Controller II Resume

Headline : Ensures that top management officials have accurate financial information to make decision on the operations.

Skills : Cost Control, Accounting.

Description :

    1. Secure purchasing of emergency items ordered by Engineering.
    2. Prepared a purchase order for all required items.
    3. Reviewed and analyzed the items required.
    4. Maintained a price or quotation from at least three suppliers and update it in Materials Controls.
    5. Approved after obtaining a reasonable price with good quality the request to make a Purchase order.
    6. Supervised the market daily (Market survey), conducts market research.
    7. Conducted training for departmental staff to enhance/upgrade skills and knowledge.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Accounting

Cost Controller III Resume

Summary : Cost Controller leads a high performing team, running daily revenue operations, identifying process improvement opportunities and implementing accounting strategies to comply with applicable regulations.

Skills : Cost Control, Finance.

Description :

    1. Implemented and supported the implementation of data tools to improve accuracy, reduce time to reporting, and improve insight into accounting operations data.
    2. Built an understanding of how their goals and activities connect to Corporate strategic priorities.
    3. Supported a culture that exhibits a bias for high performance and personal accountability.
    4. Managed customer refund monitoring and reporting processes and drive corrective actions when material deviations are identified.
    5. Managed standardized balance sheet reporting and create schedules for all balance sheet categories/accounts.
    6. Managed accounting reports for use by finance to support monthly financial results.
    7. Managed the cash forecast with actual-to-forecasted results updated and reported weekly.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Accounting

Asst. Cost Controller Resume

Objective : Looking for a challenging and demanding Cost Controller position in your esteemed organisation where there is ample scope for individual and organisational growth.

Skills : Finance, Management.

Description :

    1. Coordinated with Project Managers, Planning Engineers, Production Team and Operations Department as per requirement of the projects.
    2. Assisted the Quantity Surveyors to prepare monthly statements and final accounts for agreement with the client's designated representative.
    3. Liaised with Quantity Surveyors & Contracts Administrator to ensure that all information required is presented correctly and on time.
    4. Ensured compliance with Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) responsibilities.
    5. Prepared all cost invoices for submission to the Project Managers for approval.
    6. Assisted with budgeting and forecasting processes.
    7. Entered data from source documents into a prescribed computer database, files, and forms.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.A

Associate Cost Controller Resume

Headline : Responsible for maintaining accuracy of invoicing and PO’s of the refinery. Analyze daily costing transactions, prepare and make General Ledger entries, resolve variances.

Skills : Audit, Finance.

Description :

    1. Supervised daily accounting activities
    2. Analyzed daily costing transactions
    3. Reviewed Invoices and PO’s of contractors/vendors to ensure accuracy
    4. Participated in the improvement of procedures and processes
    5. Reviewed and reported on excess and obsolete inventory.
    6. Participated in the preparation of budgets.
    7. Reviewed all variances/exceptions, explain and resolve.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Cost Controller Resume

Summary : Manage franchise system audits and respond to audit requests to support timely and accurate preparation of holding company audit and tax returns.

Skills : Accounting, Stocking.

Description :

    1. Maintained documented system of accounting policies and operations.
    2. Managed treasury activities including banking, check processing, Positive Pay and credit card transactions. Prepare accurate and timely cash flow projections and analytics including 13-week cash projections.
    3. Prepared and organized financial statements for record and review.
    4. Prepared quarterly/annual financial reports.
    5. Managed the quarterly/annual budgets and forecasts.
    6. Advised on financial analyses and decision-making regarding capital investments, pricing, contract negotiations, significant costs, benchmarks, and other matters with management and chief financial officer.
    7. Defined, benchmark and implemented operational best practices.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Accounting

Cost Controller Resume

Summary : Cost Controller position reviews and assists with all areas of the accounting office staff including payroll, fixed assets, accounts receivable and payable, reporting, audit and compliance. Assist in other areas of accounting as requested.

Skills : Accounting, Handling.

Description :

    1. Managed all aspects of accounting and finance for a manufacturing company, including day-to-day operations and long-range planning.
    2. Supervised Accounting staff in their duties, including Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, and shipping as it relates to invoicing. Assist with any of these tasks as needed.
    3. Worked closely with company President/Owner, Management, and Human Resources in regards to overall company management as well as with co-workers and outside contacts.
    4. Prepared general ledger entries by maintaining records and files; reconciling accounts.
    5. Prepared detailed internal and external financial statements and research any issues that arise. Analyze data and verify information; answer accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data.
    6. Developed and implemented accounting procedures by analyzing current workflows and recommending process improvements.
    7. Prepared and managed month-end close and update financial and managerial reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Accounting