Cost Engineer Amersfoort Utrecht

Cost Engineer
Soort dienstverband: Detachering
Sector: (Renewable) Energy
Salarisklasse:
Vacaturenummer: O220319
Lennaert van Zon l.zon@selectum.nl
+31646007522 Interesse in deze vacature?

Informatie

Main duties & responsibilities

  • Compile project budgets, support Corporate and Joint Venture budgeting requirements and prepare project financial approvals (AFE’s) as and when required.
  • Track, monitor and accurately report project commitments, value of work done (VOWD), Accruals, Earned Value (EV) and forecasts on project cost and schedule, plus Key Performance Indicators on cost and schedule.
  • Provide accurate monthly reporting and input into overall project and wider business reporting cycles.
  • Support project change control, reviewing scope changes, assessing impacts of project costs and managing contingency and allowance provisions.
  • Primary role in Contracting and Claim Management – supporting Project Managers.
  • Primary role in Change/Deviation budget management – supporting Project Managers.
  • Translate Cost Estimates into the Project Budget breakdown and Cost Management files.
  • Ensure all project requisitions and invoiced costs are valid and coded correctly.
  • Provide monthly project accruals.
  • Analyze cost trends to offer early warnings to Project Management.
  • Support the project risk review / probabilistic analysis as necessary.
  • Interface with and build strong working relationships between the various Company Business Groups and all counterparts in Contractor organizations.
  • Maintenance of audit trail on all project costs and participate in project audits as and when required.
  • Maintain cost management system and appropriate databases and breakdown structures (WBS / CBS).
  • Prepare for and contribute to project reviews.
  • Support in other project control tasks as required.
  • Support department monthly reporting and strategic goals.

Functie-eisen

Required competences/ qualifications / experience:
  • Educated to a degree or equivalent in an appropriate discipline (preferred)
  • Owner / Client experience preferred
  • 5-10 years’ experience in cost engineering role working in either renewables or oil and gas
  • Extensive working knowledge of project cost management – cost estimating principles, WBS and CBS structures, budgets, allocations, commitments, VOWD, Earned Value, forecasts and estimated final costs
  • Track record of continuous professional development
  • Ability to work pro-actively under own initiative with minimum supervision
  • Willingness to learn, share knowledge and learning’s with others
  • Have a good appreciation of large Construction projects
  • Working knowledge of SAP, or similar ERP-systems
  • Extensive use of MS Office packages (specifically excel) is essential
  • Language: fluency in English is mandatory, Dutch a plus
Skills for the role shall entail the following:
  • Ability to influence and persuade.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Deliver to a challenging reporting calendar.
  • Good communication, networking, facilitation & presentation skills.
  • Team player with ability to build strong working relationships between the various Company Business Groups, Work Streams and 3rd party contractors.
  • Ability to interpret and challenge main contractor reports, vendor reports and engineering reports. Collate all cost data, update project cost systems and produce standard tabular / graphical reports. Identify potential cost impacts and propose proactive solutions.
Behaviours
  • Innovative: to be inquisitive and challenge conventional thinking, suggesting improvements and sharing new ideas within the context and boundaries of agreed processes, policies and procedures.
  • Collaborative: to work & communicate effectively with colleagues and stakeholders. Respecting knowledge, experience & building effective relationships.
  • Strategic: creating & articulating vision. Effectively dealing with complex tasks & situations, understanding and confident decision-making and impact.

Contact

Are you interested to know more about this challenging position? And are you a Cost Engineer with experience in the downstream sector? Please click the apply button and send us your CV. For any further information you can contact us via L.Zon@Selectum.nl or call Lennaert van Zon, +31 70 324 28 00.

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