Cost Controller - based in Cape Town

About ArcelorMittal

ArcelorMittal is the world’s largest steel producer. We use the most innovative technology to create the steels tomorrow’s world will be made of. Every day over 190,000 of our talented people, located in over 60 countries, push the boundaries of digitalization and use advanced technology to create a world that is stronger, faster and smarter. To help make this possible, they know they can depend on the support and training that a company of our scope and scale can provide.  

Who are we looking for
At ArcelorMittal Projects, we are looking for a Cost Controller in Cape Town, South Africa.

As Cost Controller you will be responsible for providing clear, accurate and insightful analysis and commentary on commercial and financial aspects.


  • Control the allocation, accuracy and completeness of costs
  • Support decision making by providing insights on costing
  • Prepare monthly forecast of expected costs, revenue and cash flow

Management Reporting:

  • Prepare monthly financial reports for each business activity
  • Prepare and submit monthly Group financial reporting
  • Prepare and submit ad hoc reports as requested

Finance Operations:

  • Support Public Officer in Finance Operations including but not limited to payments and collections
  • Support Public Officer in finance matters


What you’ll need

Experience and qualifications 

  • ­Accounting background
  • At least five years of experience
  • Experience in the production industry
  • A good command of English, spoken & written.
  • Strong excel skills
  • ERP software experience preferable

Functional competencies

  • Good knowledge of cost accounting
  • Experience in applying cost controlling techniques
  • Good knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards
  • Keep abreast with development in accounting standards
  • Identify risk areas in the business from cost controlling perspective
  • Implement necessary controls to mitigate risks

Join us and you’ll see your work help create renewable energy, impact major industries and boost economies. At ArcelorMittal, we’ll help you make your world.

If you’re interested, please send your CV to