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Expat Cost Controller

Employment type: 
Full time
Engineering, Accounting, Cost Control, Payroll, SAP, Tax

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Expat Cost Controller

The Role:
The Expat Cost Controller will assist in the processing of both the Client's US employees assigned overseas and overseas employees assigned to the Client in the US, ensuring that the Client's contractual obligations are met and that payments are in full compliance with the appropriate countries' regulations.

Detailed Responsibility:
? Performs calculations on all expatriate tax gross-ups, net pay and processes shadow salaries
? Audit Global Compensation Data for accuracy
? Reconcile all pay elements for Assignees to policy and assignee contract terms
? Liaise with tax preparation firm and expatriates on U.S. Income Tax Returns
? Review Intercompany billing on expatriates' payroll costs form other Client subsidiaries
? Review and verify International Assignee expense reports conform to policy and assignment letters
? Regularly liaise with benefit and payroll administrators, finance and HQ HR on reconciliation of benefit and expatriate costs
? Responsible for expatriate payroll inquiries
? Other responsibilities as assigned

The Company:
major oil and gas operator

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Preference for a a Bachelor's degree but not required. equivalent industry payroll and/or accounting experience
Knowledge of complex Expatriate payroll/taxation analysis and administration required
G1 Form experience desired
international payroll experience
Advanced experience in Microsoft Excel - required
SAP experience is preferred
Proficient in Microsoft Office
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Attention to detail is important

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.