Skip navigation
Unable to save this job. Please try again later.

{msg}

Email this Job to Yourself or a Friend

To begin the application process, please enter your email address.

Company Contact Info

Already have an account?

Sign in to apply with your saved resumes.

New to CareerBuilder?

Don't have an account? Continue as a guest!

Sorry, we cannot save or unsave this job right now.

Report this Job

Trust and Site Security Team.

Don't miss out on new jobs!

Get the latest Project Analyst (Business and Financial Operations) jobs in Philadelphia, PA delivered directly to your inbox. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Saving Your Job Alert

Job Alert Saved!

Could not save Job Alert!

You have too many Job Alerts!

This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.

Sign Up

or   Sign In Here
Password Must Contain
• 
8 to 15 characters
• 
1 uppercase letter
• 
1 number or symbol
• 
1 lowercase letter
Cancel
Create an Account with CareerBuilder to save jobs & unlock these great features
See similar job titles and skills to help you make your next move
Upload a resume and become visible to Hiring Managers and Employers
Compare Salary Information to see where you stand amongst your peers
Easily Quick Apply to jobs with just one click!

Email Send Failed!

Project Control Specialist - Philadelphia, Pa

The Bontempo Group • Philadelphia, PA

Posted 24 days ago

Job Snapshot

Full-Time
Travel - Negligible
Experience - At least 4 year(s)
Other Great Industries
Other

Job Competition

67

Applicants

How Do You Compare to the Competition?

Get facts about other applicants with a CareerBuilder Account

Job Description

Project Control Specialist

 

Our client is positioned at the beginning of their growth phase having successfully spun off, implementing the foundations for the business success with very knowledge and technical leadership in place from day 1, and ready for rapid company growth offering a great career opportunity for great people. If you believe in driving results in a friendly environment that is open to creative ideas and diverse perspectives, then this is the place for you. They are built on a rich history of teamwork, innovation, and customer focus and that has a fun, entrepreneurial mindset.

 

Responsibilities and Duties Include:

  • Support multiple sites within the Richmond, VA or Philadelphia, PA areas. 
  • Responsible for project accounting & providing guidance and analytical assistance to the engineering department and plant management to assure expenditures are controlled within scope of distribution.
  • Project cost control – use cost tracking tools (SAP) to track & compare project authorizations with project commitments & estimates. Advise respective project engineer and engineering management of cost trends and analysis. Work directly with project managers to provide financial reports and analysis of committed costs and expenditures as required. Verify all cost commitments are properly prepared and coded. Manage month end and year end closing activities and coordinate transfers/accruals with project accounting group. Review tax status of purchase orders on projects and take action to correct tax issues. Maintain administrative project cost control files. Verify all project commitments are complete for project closure.
  • Capital Planning – Maintain the capital forecast database for major and minor projects. Ensure that responsible engineers are updating their projects correctly, completely, and on time. Confirm that monthly updates from SAP are correctly transferred to planning database(s). Prepare monthly reports. Provide support to the site engineering leader on STRAP (Strategic Plan), AOP (Annual Budget), and engineering cost center plans/budgets. Maintains historical capital expenditure information. 
  • Procedures – maintain project controls procedures at the local level and participate in business updates. Drive project controls and ensures department’s adherence to AdvanSix accounting policies and standards of internal control. 
  • New Projects – participates in the project planning process by helping to define project cost and work breakdown structures. Assign new project numbers, input into SAP and database(s), and ensure consistency with work breakdown structures and settlement rules.  
  • Design and construction orders – Verify orders are properly prepared and coded. Revise purchase orders per approved change notices from engineers. Post goods receipts per approved invoices. Close purchase orders. 
  • Fixed Assets – Coordinate changes to the plant Fixed Asset Register. Assure assets are properly identified, and capitalization of construction in progress (CIP) balances, including partial capitalization for eligible projects, is timely.  
  • Metrics – Coordinate data collection and reporting for monthly and quarterly department metrics. 
  • Expediting – Provides material expediting service, coordinating activity of engineering, construction, purchasing, and vendors.

  •  

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • BS degree engineering or related discipline, or no degree with experience in project controls or Project Engineering role in an industrial plant capital execution team.
  • Experience in control methods &/or project engineering.
  • Understanding of engineering & construction cost control principles and accounting methods.
  • Conceptually understand project execution and the sequence of events necessary to complete a project.
  • Must have initiative, self-organization and ability to tactfully deal with peers and superiors.
  • Possesses strong financial and analytical skills, Microsoft office, excel, and SAP knowledge.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Ability to communicate to all organizational levels.
  • Demonstrated ability to use influencing skills to accomplish goals and objectives.
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize work, handle multiple/varied assignments and to manage conflicting priorities.
  • Ability to effectively utilize or learn ERP systems, MS Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint).
  • Strong work ethic and commitment to excellence, with strong attention to detail and accuracy.

·         

Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this Job.
CAREERBUILDER TIP
For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.
By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.
Don't miss out on new jobs like this
Get the latest jobs delivered to your inbox. Unsubscribe at any time.

Saving Your Job Alert

Job Alert Created

Well, this is embarrassing. We are having trouble saving your search. You can try again or come back at a later time.

Maximum Email Alerts

This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.