Certified Cost & Management accountant with expertise in Cost accounting, Multimillion US$ Project cost control, Cost analysis, Claims, Budgeting and Upper level management reporting and ERP/ SAP.
Position: Cost Analyst • Develop Costing policy and procedures. Develop MIS systems. Budgeting coordination • Finance department Coordinator for implementation of SAP Project system, Production Planning, Plant maintenance, Controlling modules.
Position: Cost Controller / Cost Engineer
Cost Accounting • Develop Cost & WBS coding system. Review the daily basic document Coding and ensure proper Classification, Quality & Reliability of bottom line data in ERP- SAP system in a Multiple projects, factories and sites setup . Develop WBS codewise daily man-hour recording system for multiple sites, Factories, and Projects. Monitor and review the accuracy of the coding. Budget, Plan & Project Cost Control Develop Project Cost Control Procedures and Reporting system. Coordinate with QS, Planning, Construction, Factory, Finance departments. Judicious Project budget administration, documentation, revision, updation, followups. Review all Material Requisitions against project budget, define whether it is recoverable, reimbursable, in budget etc and ensure Project manager’s blessing are there. Analyze actual Cost and Prepare Cost control reports. Showing detailed analysis, cost comparison of Budget –Actual – To Finish- At completion- Potential Variance. Cost analysis Analyze cost impact of Change Order & Design change etc with QS, Planning support. Refine existing cost methods, Identify correct problems in project costing. Study and develop standard rates for cost control. Track key cost index trends. Cost Centerwise Cost analysis, Overhead cost analysis. Inventory Cost analysis. Activity based Labour Cost analysis. Evaluate productivity & Progress and Cost trends.
Verify major subcontract invoices, claims and ensure it is completely in accordance with the Contract Terms, Unit Rates & Weighted Progress achieved. Oversee client invoicing, Evaluation of major subcontract cost accrual figures for monthly closing.
Prepare Project Cash flow statements. VOP - valuation of Production for accounts finalization Commercial & Contractual Quantify Claims by analyzing cost impact of delaying events, extension of time, Material Cost Escalation, Management of Change etc. Coordinate with claims consultants
QUALIFICATION Professional AICWAI: Associate Member of Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India. Equivalent to CMA (US) For details about ICWAI, refer: www.myicwai.com
Academic M Com.: Masters degree in Commerce. From University of Kerala IT Skills Expert in Excel. Experience in ERP/ SAP FICO, PS PM , Primavera
Professional AICWAI: Associate Member of Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India.
EXPEREINCE SUMMARY: 14 YEARS 14 years: 11 years in UAE: (8 years in a MNC, 3 Year in reputed local group). 3 Years in India 2008 May-Present
Cost Analyst Engineer’s office of ruler of Dubai. Engaged in Construction of Palaces, Interior decorations of palaces, Royal Event management, Royal Facility management. Employing 5000 employees and have multiple divisions
2006 Nov.- 08 May Cost Engineer Juma Al Majid Group MEP Division Dubai. www.al-majid.com . Reputed UAE based organization. Contractor of Mechanical, Electrical, Fire protection, BMS systems for Commercial complexes, Shopping Malls. Worked for “ Burj Dubai –The Dubai Mall Project. Worlds largest shopping mall project 1999-2006 Nov. Cost Controller Hanover - Belleli Energy (Italy). Dubai Branch. Manufacturer & EPC contractor of Oil & Gas Process equipments, Desalination plants, Refinery Tank Terminals etc. www.bellelienergy-co.com
1995-1998 Cost Auditor N.P Gopalakrishanan & Co. Cost Accountants. Leading consultancy firm in India. Consultants of Big Manufacturing Companies like :Apollo Tyres, Crompton Greavs, FACT, Hindustan News Print etc.