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Cost Estimating Lead

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Houston, Texas
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 02/11/2018
  • Duration: 2 year
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The Role:
MAIN FUNCTIONS The Cost Estimating Lead will provide direct oversight and
supervision for cost estimate preparation and quality assurance reviews for Company
operated and Other Builder Operator estimates for cost estimates for all Gate and
Funding milestones. The Estimating Lead will also coordinate the preparation of Check
Estimates / Schedules to compare with Operated by Others (OBO) Operator-prepared
submittals and Estimate / Schedule assessments (verification of project cost &
schedule bases). This person will also provide leadership and consulting to the
Estimating Supervisor on the direction and progressing improvements to Estimating
Group process efficiency tools and quality assurance review improvements. TASKS
AND RESPONSIBILITIES In addition to all Level 1 tasks, a Level 2 would: * Control
and monitor project total expenditure including verifying and checking of invoices and
claims from suppliers, vendors and subcontractors to ensure that all project
expenditures are captured and properly recorded. * Provide planning and cost
controlling support for all projects which includes variation reporting, monitoring of
milestone progress to the preparation of customer billing processes, etc. * Ensure
effective project implementation and utilize productive reports from the creation of WBS
with the use of project management system to monitor the status of all purchases,
invoicing and delivery up to the closure of the project SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS *
Professional position with advanced (10+ years) cost & schedule estimate
development experience * Bachelor's degree in Engineering required * Skills to
negotiate and broker successful solutions between Internal Coordination parties
above * Strong Influencing, Consulting, Mentoring, Analytical, and Computing skills *
Adaptability to changing priorities * Strong interpersonal and communication skills *
Technically strong in project cost planning, scheduling and reporting
Support MGV cost work including leading and developing screening cost estimates and classified cost estimates

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