Project Cost Controller

  • Jim Dent Construction
  • Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
  • Jun 17, 2022

Job Description

Jim Dent Construction is a long-standing leader in Heavy Civil Construction projects throughout BC. With offices in Hope and Kelowna, DENT has an established history of completing complex projects, and has built a reputation of getting the job done. With a diverse team providing technical experience and advanced skills to deliver results DENT provides guidance and leadership in all departments of the company. If you are committed to excellence, we invite you to join our experienced team as a Project Cost Controller operating out of the Kelowna office with occasional travel to various project sites.

Team & Culture
The successful candidate will be someone comfortable with a fast pace & dynamic environment. They will be able to adapt well under pressure, be self motivated and take direction well. As a Project Cost Controller, you will be detail oriented and comfortable working with a lot of data to support project sites and serve the financial reporting needs of the company. Although working in a smaller satellite office this person will be willing to support the needs of Project Management. A team approach is mandatory and will require an open minded and adaptable work ethic.

  • Strong aptitude for analyzing and reconciling data
  • Coordination of billing and tracking all site documentation for the project
  • Coordinating PO's and invoicing
  • Provides financial support to the Corporate Cost Controller
  • Managing files specific to the project
  • Manage correspondence with subcontractors specific to support of the Project
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Highly organized with acute attention to detail
  • Exemplary communication and time management skills
  • Strong team player but confident working on own
  • Willing to take direction and be the main point of contact for the office

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a similar role
  • Proficient with MS Office
  • Advanced understanding and command of MS Excel
  • Accounting skills including accruals and AP/AR
  • Preference will be given to individuals with Civil and/or Industrial Construction project experience

The ideal candidate will be willing to work Monday-Friday, and Saturdays as required.