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  • Job reference: RMS0127652

Site Cost Control Specialist

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Fort McMurray
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 28/06/2013
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (05/07/13)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Company:
Our client, a major Oil & Gas owner/operator, is looking for a Site Cost Control Specialist to join their team on a fly in/fly out basis.

The Role:
Pincipal Tasks:

• Act as an interface between home office and site construction teams and contractors to manage and communicate cost, progress, and change management data.
• Work closely with site contractors to establish cost tracking and progress measurement systems that support home office cost management tools.
• Verify contractor progress data in the field.
• Support Company standard tools and processes, as appropriate for each project's life cycle development & execution phase.
• Support the development of project cost breakdown structures (CBS) and their population from the estimate.
• Prepare Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and documented Cost Time and Resource (CTR) sheets for phased cost estimates in line with the Company guidance notes for agreement and sign-off by the CTR budget holders.
• Generate accurate monthly cost reports, highlighting variances from the plan on commitment, value of work done, management of change against approved Authorities For Expenditure (AFEs).
• Contribute to the change management process for projects. Analyse trends and the highlight potential impacts of changes on cost.
• Assist in peer reviews and other Assurance events..
• Maintain and promote realism in the cost forecasts in the face of commercial pressure and optimism from project teams.
• Maintain consistency in cost bases through rigorous adherence to the controls processes.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
- Required to have 8+ years cost engineering experience on oil and gas projects and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering is preferred but other technical diploma/certificate can be considered.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
- Preferable to have WHIMS, and H2S Alive training, but not mandatory.
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