Cost Controller

Posted 17 December 2023
ContactAlessia Giannoni

Job description

Cost Controller 

Anzurra Milan, Lombardy, Italy (On-site)




Our client is a well-known global player in the engineering, general contracting, and project development industries. Since its establishment, over 40 years ago has maintained its reputation for providing efficient and affordable solutions by utilizing its wealth of professional experience and innovative methods. With a portfolio of 1000 projects performed worldwide in over 50 countries, our clients can pride themselves on having 16 offices worldwide and operate globally on complex and challenging projects.


As part of their ambitious growth plans, they are now making a key hire for an exciting and memorable project that will change the landscape of one of the most iconic Italian cities, Milan.


Your Role


You will take responsibility for the cost control of the project and periodically help the Project Manager update the budget for the assigned project. 


You will take care of inputting the initial Cost Breakdown Structure (CBS) and subsequent revisions into the company's management system and support the Project Manager in verifying subcontractors' billing requests and recording the completed services in the company's management system.


Additionally, you will interface with various company and project managers, ensuring accurate, complete, and timely monitoring and updating of costs, reporting any inaccuracies and deviations from the budget and updating estimates of the costs to complete based on information (timelines, quantities) received from project collaborators (planners, contract engineers, etc.)




You either have a degree in Ingegneria Gestionale or Economia.

In addition, you are:


  • Experienced in cost control on large-scale projects.
  • Thrives in a challenging and changing environment.
  • You have a curious, dynamic, and proactive attitude and you pride yourself on a strong attention to detail and great communication skills;
  • Proficient in Ms Excell
  • Native/Fluent Italian Speaker and good knowledge of English.


For More Details


For more details about the opportunity or company, please contact Alessia Giannoni, Associate Consultant at Alternatively, please reach out to John Murphy, Director at E:


Anzurra is an Executive Search and Talent Consultancy. We work in-house with ambitious companies helping them to hire and retain market-leading talent.


With offices in both London and Copenhagen, Anzurra works globally, providing embedded, on-demand, and flexible recruitment solutions which help you scale to your potential.


As experts in recruitment, executive search, and talent advisory, we help power high-performing teams across the follow the following sectors:



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