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  • Job reference: RMS0120468

Cost Estimating

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Sunbury
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 10/01/2013
  • Time left:
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The Company:
A global, super-major, oil and gas, operating company.

The Role:
Responsible for developing and implementing :
• Cost Estimating Methodology for Annual Operating Plans & Technical Analyis Review groups
• Capital Value Process Stage quality estimates for the work scopes
• Cost Estimating Database for AOP & TAR
• Robust estimates of the work for ACC Paper submissions

The prime objective is to ensure :
• That AOP & TAR teams, including all contractors, have a sufficient level of estimating competence and consistency that will enable projects to be adequately funded and managed with the minimum of additional funding requests being necessary during the course of the work.

A major part of the role is to :
• Assess the way the process is currently working and make recommendations for change.
• Develop and agree the estimating methodology for AOP & TAR in line with the requirements set out by GPO for estimating
• Prepare an estimating procedure and communicate its requirements to the AOP, TAR and contractor teams.

The post holder will be expected to:
• Review a scope of work and develop an estimate to the desired level of accuracy appropriate to the CVP Stage and structured according to the planned Contracting Strategy
• Work closely with the nominated contractors to develop their estimating competence and work towards developing an agreed set of norms for their work.
• Provide the effective link between the estimating process and cost control to ensure that all estimates are coded with the correct BPE, Cost Centre and CTR reference.
• Develop an estimating database relevant to the work performed by AOP & TAR using the historical data of the past two years and establish a process for tracking performance for the current work that can be constructively used to improve estimating accuracy for work performed in Angola.
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