Senior Cost Controller (ENGLISH)


Job Ref: #251



As a Senior Cost Controller you will support the General Manager and functional managers to build up costing model, analyse, and manage project related costs as well as making recommendations for cost reduction. You will minimize any deviation from the project budget and ensure that the project is completed within the approved budget.


  • Assist General Manager and line managers to build up costing model including BOM, labor, utilities assumptions and challenges.
  • Analyze production procedure and find opportunities for cost optimization
  • Promote a cost control culture and competitiveness awareness and mindset within the company
  • Work closely with Envision Production specialists and management line to make “physical” indicators fully consistent with economics
  • Be a key user in SAP program for production order and MM configuration
  • Perform cost monthly closing procedures independently and prepare managerial reporting
  • Asset management in manufacturing site including fix asset & inventories counting, scrap etc.
  • Coordinate with global cost controlling functions and FP&A team in HQ for various management review and ad hoc reporting

Background and requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting. CMA/CPA preferred
  • At least 5 years’ experience in manufacturing cost controlling, preferably in car or chemical products manufacturing industry
  • Experience in SAP in MM, Production and FICO, preferably with experience of go live
  • Knowledge of purchase process is a plus
  • With multi-national company experience is strongly preferred
  • Ability to develop strong partnership / team building relationships within a cross functional environment and performance focus
  • Fluent in French and English


  • Reliability
  • Trustworthiness
  • Analytical thinking
  • Decision making
  • Quick comprehension
  • Communication
  • Goal-orientation
  • Ability to work cross functionally in a multi-cultural organization

Envision AESC

Envision AESC is the world’s leading battery technology company and lithium-ion battery manufacturer with battery plants in Japan, the United Kingdom, the United States, and China. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of France’s highest profile manufacturing plants as Envision AESC is building a new battery manufacturing plant in Douai, Hauts-de-France to support its business growth in Europe. This is a unique opportunity to join one of the most exciting, large-scale industrial developments in many years, where new and emerging technologies will be adopted in support of the rapidly growing electric vehicle marketplace.

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Iftab Hussain

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