Cost Controller

Job details

Job reference nr.:JP-097952
Discipline Category:Engineering & Project Controls
Type of work:Permanent
Start date:November 1, 2019
Job location:United Arab Emirates

Short summary

Are you an experienced Cost Controller ACCA qualified , looking for a new challenge in United Arab Emirates? Apply now with Atlas Professionals in Dubai, United Arab Emirates for the position of Cost Controller.

Job description

The Cost Controller will be responsible for various financial tasks and analysis in relation to Profit centers and Legal entities. Apply the principles of accounting to prepare and analyze financial information for the assigned drilling rigs. Ensure compliance with the company’s policies and procedures and related internal controls.


  • Understand the company values and vision and apply in all business activities.
  • Review of monthly Profit & Loss statement and account analysis for assigned rig profit centres and balance sheet reconciliations for Legal entities.
  • Preparation of monthly Profit & Loss statement and account analysis for assigned rig profit centres.
  • Review monthly financial results with assigned rig teams and provide variance memos/schedules.
  • Ensure that assigned day-to-day operations are carried out in accordance with established policies, objectives and budget.
  • Heavy participation in the budgeting/roll-on forecast processes.
  • Review assigned area related vendor invoices for appropriate documentation and account coding.
  • Review and classification of special items, authorisation for financial expenditures (AFEs).
  • Interact and liaise with a variety of departments (Contracts, supply chain, HR, Technical) within the organization as well as multiple levels of management.
  • Maintain files and documentation thoroughly and accurately, in accordance with company policy.
  • Determine priorities in the preparation of multiple projects on a timely basis.
  • Participate in any other assigned duties, responsibilities and special projects as directed by immediate superior or determined on own initiative.

Job requirements

  • Minimum 4-year college degree/Diploma (Accounting and/or finance degree required), CA /ACCA /CPA /CIMA /CMA qualifications preferred.
  • Minimum 5 years of financial experience.
  • Excellent English verbal and written communications skills
  • Prefer experience with offshore drilling related environment. 

More info

Should you be interested in the position of Cost Controller, please send your application via the apply button. For more information, please contact Jacelyn Palacio, Account Manager in Dubai, United Arab Emirates stating reference number JP-097952

Contact Person

Jacelyn PalacioAccount Manager