Sample Cost Controller Resume

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Clarence Long
258 Levy Court
Cambridge, MA 2141

Job Objective Seeking a Cost Controller position with the perfect company that offers me the opportunity to learn and gain more experience in this field.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Remarkable experience in cost management
  • Wide knowledge of standard costing and general accountant reconciliations
  • Familiarity with cost structures – pricing, models, variances, overhead, forecasts, and budgets
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite

Professional Experience:

Cost Controller
EDG Inc., Cambridge, MA
August 2005 – Present

  • Assisted project controls manager and planner and enforced project code of accounts.
  • Developed cost breakdown structure and formulated CTR’s.
  • Aided budget forecasting process and evaluated weekly staffing reports.
  • Outlined cost reports and guided management and discipline personnel.
  • Formulated cost forecasts and designed project cost curves and histograms.
  • Assisted accounting and corresponded with vendors and fabricators as well as coached cost engineers.

Cost Controller
Lucas Group, Cambridge, MA
May 2000 – July 2005

  • Evaluated data and contract forecasts.
  • Coordinated with the budgets owners.
  • Conducted cost analysis and validated forecasts with owners of budgets.
  • Coordinated with Project Director with regard to results of analysis.
  • Summarized financial and administrative part of contract.
  • Formulated invoicing and followed up on objectives.


Master’s Degree in Business Administration
Rogers State University, Claremore, OK

Bachelor’s Degree in Finance
Trinity College, Hartford, CT

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