Wood is currently recruiting for a Cost Controller to form part of our project team on a 12 months contract based at our Melbourne CBD Office. Reporting to the Project Controls Lead, a key focus of your role will be to identify opportunities, to reduce costs, improve work force productivity and improve the accuracy and efficiency of processes for monthly reporting requirements. Responsibilities Monitoring and controlling cost activities through all phases of project lifecycleSupporting the implementation of project cost management programmes that provide an accurate reflection of project performance at a project and programme levelEnsuring that cost reports are delivered on time and within the guidelines of the project controls processes and proceduresDeveloping project budgets in accordance with project estimate and WBSLiaising with engineering, procurement and construction functions, and others as required, to maintain awareness of project activities and their impact on the project budgetProducing updates to project cost forecastsIssuing project change orders / variations in accordance with engineering and construction change notifications.5 years’ experience as a Cost Controller / SpecialistRelevant degree in Business or EngineeringExposure to brownfields projects will be considered advantageousProficiency with industry standard software including Microsoft Excel and cost control programmesDemonstrated experience with Earned Value Management.Candidates must have full work rights in Australia to be considered for this role. If you’re an experienced Cost Controller, ready for your next project, then we are keen to hear from you today. Apply now and take the next step in your career with this exciting opportunity! Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors. www.woodplc.com We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.