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  • Job reference: RMS0181564

Cost Engineer

  • Sector: Mining
  • Location: Perth, Western Australia
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 26/06/2017
  • Duration: 6 months
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The Role:
To monitor, control and report current and forecast expenditures against approved Budgets to enable Project Management to ensure that the final project costs are within the approved Budget.

* Ensure sufficient familiarity with the Contract for the Project.
* Prepare and review project cost and cash flow forecasts based on updated progress, forecasts and trends.
* Carry out additional tasks as may be required from time to time by the Project Services Manager or Project Manage
* Possess a degree of expertise in system aspects of Cost Control system software, particularly the actual software being used by the project at present.
* Read, understand and comply with the HSSE policies arrangements/procedures and rules as issued.

The Company:
Our Client is a global leader with annual revenues of over 3 billion. They are a robust and focused supplier of high-value consultancy, engineering and project management services to the worlds Oil and Gas, Minerals and Metals, Green Energy, Environment and Infrastructure markets. Their Australian is are undergoing an exciting growth phase which will see the business grow organically by 50% year on year, over the next 5 years.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* Degree in Accounting or relevant field.
* A minimum of 2 years demonstrated cost controls experience in an oil & gas or mining environment.
* Previous exposure to databases and spread sheet formulations
* Advanced computer skills in MS Excel, Word and Accounting software
* Well developed numeracy skills
* Ability to complete a task with high precision, attention to detail
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
* Formal training in Convero
* Training in scheduling software eg P6 or MS Project

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.

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