Senior Cost Control Engineer

Senior Cost Control Engineer

Job Title: Senior Cost Control Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Reference: 17184_1625837981
Contact Name: James Beswarick
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 09, 2021 14:39

Job Description

Your experience working within Cost Engineering with the Project environment would make a real impact for my client.

My client are a global professional services organization that provides consulting and delivery services to large global clients.

They have experience of major capital projects all over the world and are experts at managing the many moving parts involved in complex programmes, with over 100 offices across 45 different countries.

Due to growing demand for their services they are seeking to recruit an experienced Senior Cost Control Engineer. The role will involve working as part of their project controls team on a number of high profile infrastructure projects, predominantly providing cost management services to their clients supporting a wide range of projects of all sizes and dimensions

Duties and Responsibilities will include:
*Produce and maintain accurate cost and cash forecasts in alignment with the Cost Breakdown Structure (CBS);
*Accurately maintain all cost data for the Programme within the financial control system
*Co-ordinate and produce cost reports to a defined reporting cycle
*Assist in the accurate assessment of the Estimate at Completion (EAC);
*Review, acceptance and integration of cost estimates and forecasts provided by Tier 1 Contractors and suppliers;
*Adhere to Project governance and Cost standards and procedures;
*Assist project team to develop status reports to keep management informed on project progress;
*Undertake and/or support the continuous improvement exercises through the performance of project reviews;

To be suitable for this role you will:
*Previous experience working in a project controls environment on a major project or programme within the Infrastructure sector (Defence, Nuclear, Rail, Airport, Highways, Utilities);
*Knowledge and proficiency with software cost management applications such as Ecosys, ARES PRISM and/or other similar software tools
*Computer literacy in Microsoft applications, including Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Visio;
*Demonstrable knowledge in project controls and project management methodologies such as cost management methodologies and techniques, earned value management, progress reporting - rules of credit, forecasting, working knowledge of cost risk analysis techniques, performance reporting and analysis

Senior Cost Control Engineer
Bristol, South West (Other Locations will be Considered)
£30 - £60K+ DOE + Benefits including Bonus, Flexible Working & More

Risk Manager, Project Controls Manager, ARM, Project Manager,

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a globally recognised company, who are keen to develop and enhance your skills further whilst being exposed to a variety of projects across multiple domains.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criterion will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to several high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.