Cost Controller

Post Date

May 30, 2024


Kansas City,

ZIP/Postal Code

Sep 13, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type



Civil Engineering

Req #


Pay Rate

$84k - $126k (estimate)

Job Description

Insight Global is seeking a Cost Controller to join a Civil Engineering Company located in Kansas City, MO. The role is 100% on-site and the ideal candidate will be on-site 5 days a week. This person should come from a construction background. The ideal candidate will have 3+ years of related engineering experience. This position entails a few key responsibilities:

* Gathering of daily production data from the job site.

* Revise the analyses of all project activities, factoring achieved performance in relation to new economic targets in order to anticipate recurrent forecast

* Provide monthly reporting to Project manager, Area controller.

* Assist in financial decision making by providing analysis on the performance trends.

* Monitor projects during execution by analyzing the achieved results and comparing them with budget which could lead to pinpointing major variance as applicable.

* Prepare the bid reorganization, the budget and the forecast for the area in accordance with the agreed WBS/WBE under the supervision of the AFC Manager in cooperation with the project.

* Perform cost analysis simulation backed by empirical data that aims at improving production and reducing risk contributing to the overall project success.

We are a company committed to creating diverse and inclusive environments where people can bring their full, authentic selves to work every day. We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that believes everyone matters. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment regardless of their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, ancestry, genetic factors, age, disability, protected veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or recruiting process, please send a request to

To learn more about how we collect, keep, and process your private information, please review Insight Global's Workforce Privacy Policy: .

Required Skills & Experience

* Bachelor's degree in engineering, construction management, accounting or equivalent

* Background experience in estimating/scheduling is a plus

* ERP experience preferred

* Construction experience required

* Proficient interpersonal and organization skills

* MS Office proficiency including advanced knowledge of Excel

Nice to Have Skills & Experience

- Excellent verbal and written communication

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.