The project controller is directly responsible to the project manager and Finance Controller on all areas of the capital project spending. This includes project budgeting, forecasting, cost control and spending variance analysis. He/she will implement processes and train project leaders in the financial systems and analysis required to manage their costs. In addition to the project controller will play a critical role in the management of the entire purchase to pay cycle for short and long lead items and maintain close communication with project management and procurement. The project controller will ensure policies and procedures are followed and will pay close attention to internal controls. He/She will act as a key liaison between accounting and the project.