At Saatchi LA we believe in creating ideas that can live anywhere. We believe that everyone matters. And we believe that when we work as a team, nothing is impossible. We strive to bring out the best in each other and in ourselves, and expect applicants to understand the value of close collaboration. We also believe that creating transformational work requires initiative, an entrepreneurial spirit and a bold commitment to achieving measurable results and business success for the clients we service.
As a Cost Control Specialist, you work closely with the Cost Control Group in implementing processes to generate timely outcomes for all client production jobs in order to provide the most current and accurate spend analysis to our clients.
Success for this position is measured by the ability to work in a team environment to monitor and audit projects, in order to ensure accurate cost reporting. This is accomplished by approving estimates and processing vendor invoices, employee expense reports and talent payments. Fostering strong partnerships with our Integrated Production and Idea Management departments, vendors, and shared services teams to review costs and client expectations on each project is a key criteria for this role.
An ideal candidate will have strong math skills and have a minimum of 2 years of bookkeeping or basic accounting related skills.
Candidate experience should include:
Roles and Responsibilities include: