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  • Job reference: RMS0103937

Cost Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Billingham
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 17/01/2012
  • Time left:
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The Company:
Our client is a major global Oil and Gas EPC management company that can cover small Brownfield projects to major Greenfield projects.
They are a growth company who can serve as a Sole Supplier, Joint Venture or Subcontractor. With a proven track record of delivering large scale complex projects they are a progressive and attractive company.

The Role:
The key elements of the role are :
• Responsible for the Cost Control Function on the Project assigned.
• Responsible for trending costs and informing the appropriate parties of changes to indicated final project costs using the management of change procedure.
• Ability to interface directly with project team and client as required.
• Responsible for the analysis and reporting of cost data associated with project status reports for project and client management.
• Responsible for the preparation of project financial reports & payment applications/certification.
• Responsible for the preparation of cost reports and performance curves.
• Available to travel, as needed, in order to perform functions such as construction site inspection, information gathering, and / or client meetings.
• Responsible for the preparation of change orders and inform appropriate parties to indicate final costs.
• Working with the Clients Business Management System (Oracle Based) and Cost Control Tool (InControl).

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• To participate directly in cost tracking activities.
• To prepare cash flow calculations, profit analysis calculations and appropriate reviews.
• To coordinate cost interfaces with other corporate groups and project teams.
• The preparation of cost estimates covering any or all of the phases of a project from Conceptual Studies to Commissioning.
• Utilisation of standard Client Improve UK Microsoft Excel templates to compile estimates.
• Establish appropriate estimating norms to utilise on the estimate from either: self-acquired, recognised publications; Clients in-house data available from the engineering disciplines, estimating databases; contractor and/or client provided information.
• Analyse/interrogate equipment quotations and sub contract prices for the works and to condition the prices appropriately for the estimate.
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