Global Project Controller

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Date: May 24, 2024

Location: Wickliffe, OH, US, 44092 Deer Park, TX, US, 77536 Painesville Township, OH, US, 44077-1234 Brecksville, OH, US, 44141

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

Job Title: Global Project Controller


Job Location: Located anywhere in the US

Job Type: Full-Time


Type of Role: Remote


About Lubrizol  

The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a specialty chemical company whose science delivers sustainable solutions to advance mobility, improve wellbeing and enhance modern life. Founded in 1928, Lubrizol owns and operates more than 100 manufacturing facilities, sales, and technical offices around the world and has about 8,000 employees. For more information, visit


We value diversity in professional backgrounds and life experiences. By enabling a consistent, unbiased, and transparent recruitment process, Lubrizol seeks to create a positive experience for candidates so we can get to know them at their best. We recognize unique work and life situations and offer flexibility, ensuring our employees feel engaged and fulfilled in every aspect of life.

Join Our Thriving Team at Lubrizol as Global Project Controller


Unleash Your Potential. At Lubrizol we're transforming the Additives and Advanced Materials segment. We're looking for exceptional talent to join us on this journey. If you are ready to join an international company with talent around the world, and want to make a real impact, we want you on our team. 


What You'll Do:


As a Global Project Controller, you'll be at the forefront of our innovation by leading and coordinating project controls activities on a global scale. The Global Project Controller will be involved in developing and implementing project controls processes, ensuring adherence to project schedules and budgets, and providing strategic guidance to project teams.


What We're Looking For:

  • Develop and Implement Project Controls Processes:

    • Design and implement standardized project controls processes and procedures. 

    • Ensure consistency in project controls methodologies across global projects. 

  • Cost Management:

    • Oversee cost estimation, budgeting, and forecasting for projects.

    • Monitor and analyze project expenditures, ensuring alignment with budgetary constraints.

    • Implement strategies to optimize project costs and identify cost-saving opportunities. 

  • Schedule Management:

    • Develop and maintain project schedules, ensuring alignment with project objectives.

    • Monitor project progress and identify schedule risks and delays.

    • Implement strategies to mitigate schedule risks and ensure timely project delivery. 

  • Risk Management:

    • Identify and assess project risks, developing risk mitigation plans.

    • Work closely with project teams to proactively manage and mitigate project risks.

  • Performance Reporting:

    • Prepare regular project performance reports for senior management and stakeholders.

    • Communicate key performance indicators, trends, and areas requiring attention. 

  • Stakeholder Collaboration:

    • Collaborate with project managers, engineers, and other stakeholders to understand project requirements and constraints.

    • Provide guidance and support to project teams on project controls-related matters

  • Global Coordination:

    • Coordinate project controls activities across various regions and projects globally.

    • Foster a culture of knowledge sharing and best practices within the project control’s function. 


Skills That Make a Difference: 

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Business, or related field.
  • 5+ years of experience as a project controller with a proven track record of successful project delivery.
  • Strong knowledge of project management principles, cost control, scheduling, and risk management.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in project controls software/tools.
  • Ability to travel (20%) as needed for global project coordination. 


Perks and Rewards That Inspire: 

  • Competitive salary with performance-based bonus plans
  • 401K Match plus Age Weighted Defined Contribution
  • Competitive medical, dental & vision offerings
  • Health Savings Account
  • Paid Holidays, Vacation, Parental Leave
  • Flexible work environment
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If you’re interested in the position, we encourage you to apply. Lubrizol is always looking for candidates who embody our cultural beliefs in everything they do. If you’re All In, Lead Decisively, Take Action, Think External, and can Be Courageous, Lubrizol could be the place for you.

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Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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