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Cost Controller

Job Title: Cost Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Industry: Accounting & Finance
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -102018-175550
Contact Name: Connway Hunter
Contact Email: chunter@argyllscott.com
Job Published: October 15, 2018 07:31

Job description

We are currently seeking an experienced, thorough, and insightful Cost Controller to oversee cost management for our client In this role, you will work collaboratively with various department managers to analyze costs, assess vendor relationships, and maximize profitability. To succeed in this position, you will demonstrate an aptitude for efficiency, problem solving, and resourcefulness, with a deep commitment to the bottom line without compromising quality.

Cost Controller Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work in conjunction with all department heads to ensure maximum profitability
  • Provide critical assessment of all budgets and cost projections
  • Assess all incoming products, resources, and services to ensure the best price
  • Maintain vendor and service provider relationships
  • Remain acutely aware of market trends that could impact resource costs
  • Keep up to date on new vendors and possible cost-cutting partnerships
  • Analyze invoices to ensure correct products/services were received at expected cost
  • Collaborate with department heads to strategize ways to minimize waste
  • Demonstrate comprehensive understanding of interdependency of cost drivers
  • Understand the entire arc of the business and how productivity impacts profitability
  • Commit to maximizing efficiency at all levels without compromising quality
  • Develop and implement proactive solutions and cost-cutting measures
  • Present new strategies and assessments to stakeholders in a compelling fashion
  • Educate and persuade stakeholders to procure buy in and cooperation
  • Roll out clear cost-saving programs with timelines and assessment goals