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Lead Cost Engineer

  • 500 000 + KZT
  • Wood PSN Kazstroy
  • Atyrau

Finance, Accounting, Banking

  • 500 000 + KZT
  • Wood PSN Kazstroy
  • Atyrau

Lead Cost Engineer

Finance, Accounting, Banking

5/8/19

Wood (trading locally as PSNK) is currently looking for a Lead Cost Engineer to join our team in Atyrau.

  • We are looking for candidates with the drive and commitment to make a genuine difference to our performance to ensure that the company continues to differentiate itself from competitors by delivering quality projects to our client’s requirements.

Basic Functions:

  • Under general supervision, the individual competently performs all aspects of cost control.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Development and execution of the project scope cost plan and monitor costs and collect cost data to ensure conformity with project management's budget directives, cost tracking,         forecasting and financial reporting; participates in the forecast process.
  • Primary Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Study and understand all relevant project documents relating to the cost management of the allocated project(s). 
  • Create Project / Projects within Internal Cost System to the agreed format 
  • Establishing Project Control Budgets based on the client approved Project Control Estimate. 
  • Assisting the Project Controls Manager in identifying and gaining approval of Estimates / Change Requests.
  • Perform a variety of cost engineering functions including cost control, budget preparations,  forecasting, and cost reporting under supervision of Project Controls Manager. 
  • Reviewing cost commitment and expenditure information (for all cost elements), for input to the internal cost controls system and reporting system on a weekly basis. 
  • Producing regular cost reports and advising Project Engineer(s) of any forecast cost overruns as warranted; maintaining comprehensive accessible registers of financial approvals, variations and change orders. 
  • Establish Cost Breakdown Structure (CBS) and integrate with WBS / OBS. 
  • Review all approved PO’s as issued for cost committed. 
  • Any other duties appropriate to this position as required.
  • Report turnaround and project actual vs. baseline cost status as required.
  • Report Earned Value per vendor; Contracts Audits, and identify trends that impact the final cost projections.
  • Review / Endorse final cost report and invoice / bill to the client.
  • Review proposed cost changes with construction personnel, project engineers and contractors.
  • Review project man‐hours and the allocation of man‐hours in conjunction with planning on a weekly basis.

Requirements:

  • 6 to 10 years’ experience in a project planning role, preferably working for an international EPC contractor with a minimum of 2 years in oil and gas industry projects.
  • Undergraduate degree
  • Good English level