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Eramet is one of the world's leading mining and metallurgical companies. By joining a key player in metal mining, the development and transformation of high value-added alloys, you take the risk of experiencing intense emotions in each of your missions!

With nearly 13,000 employees in 20 countries supporting the energy transition, Eramet is constantly looking for valuable resources. And for us, you are the precious resource!

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Project cost control engineer

Location:  Shanghai,China
Contract type:  Permanent

Major Responsibilities / outputs


§ To assist Project Control Manager in implementing, maintaining and updating the cost control procedures for the project, coordination with internal and external stakeholders and ensure their on-time distribution

§ To define cost codes in accordance with Project Work Breakdown Structure

§ To help Project Control Manager and / or Eramet Corporate colleagues in implementing Cost Control System selected for the project if required

§ To consolidate cost related data and ensure at all times the consistency of cost control/estimate and expenses scheduling

§ To validate and review Contractors’ payment requests and change order in the system and track properly all those changes and associated costs

§ To certify invoices for the project if required by the Owner:

ü Prepare and submit (in the system) for invoice payment certificates. Follow up on approval status and contact approvers if there are any delay in the approvals

ü Communicate with suppliers and different project disciplines (procurement, engineering, logistics, etc.) if needed to obtain supporting documents to be added to the invoice payment certificate

§ To re-invoice costs to business partners

§ To assist Project Control Manager in updating budget, expenditures, cash flow and all cost related reporting with defined frequencies (weekly, monthly, quarterly or annually)


Knowledge and skills

§ Master’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or Engineering

§ Experience as cost controller in large project environment (>200M$) with large and complex industrial capital projects (oil and gas, petrochemistry)

§ Diverse international experience, specifically in working with Western Owners, Chinese engineering / construction contractors and equipment suppliers

§ Experience in cost estimate/ expenses scheduling, construction budgeting

§ Minimum 5 years in similar position

§ Good written and verbal communication skills

§ Written and spoken fluency required in English & Chinese, Spanish is a plus

§ Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment (France, China, Argentina)

§ Local Chinese or expatriate in China with international industrial project exposure both considered