Sample Project Cost Controller Resume

Posted in Controller Resume Examples

George Wagoner
97 Broad Street
Birmingham, AL 35203

Job Objective Looking for employment with company searching for an experienced Project Cost Controller.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Vast experience in budget and cost control processes and reporting
  • Familiarity with Cost accounting, GAAP, estimates at completion (EAC),
  • Proficient with SAP, ERP systems and MS Office Applications
  • Wide knowledge of contract administration, pricing, and project control
  • Ability to balance multiple projects and assignments

Professional Experience:

Project Cost Controller
VIP Search Group, Birmingham, AL
August 2005 – Present

  • Established budget and cost control procedures to ascertain the tracking of all project cost.
  • Provided accurate project manpower costs and forecast based budget.
  • Reviewed and analyzed budget and expenditures for each project component.
  • Ensured that payments (credit and debit) are made duly.
  • Identified and reported cost overruns/under-spends so that project management can take appropriate actions.
  • Regularly visited sites to collate data and to review cost control performance.
  • Facilitated effective interaction with corporate and technical functions.

Project Cost Controller
SRX Group, Birmingham, AL
May 2000 – July 2005

  • Shared project phase leaders and management the business reasons for variances to budget and investment dossier on a timely basis.
  • Validated consistency of cost reporting to contracts, change orders and purchase orders.
  • Evaluated percentage of completion.
  • Prepared and provided project cost reports as required.


Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
Del Mar College, Corpus Christi, TX

We know how to prepare a professional resume!