Professional Business Services

Cost Control Project Engineer

Anchorage-based position needed to start ASAP

Duties: Implements Project Cost Control strategy, plans and procedures, reflecting both Company and contractor roles and responsibilities ** Resolves issues pertaining to project cost control procedures ** Coordinates development and implementation of project Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) / Cost Breakdown Structure (CBS) in concert with Project Lead and Project Planning / Scheduling Engineer ** Participates in development of Project Execution Plan ** Participates in the development of estimates and studies within a project stage and for sanction ** Coordinates and /or develop appropriate control budgets consistent with project estimate and Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) / Cost Breakdown Structure (CBS) ** Within each project stage, monitors costs, collects and compiles progress and cost data, develops cost control worksheets and reports for review by delivery teams ** Reviews and audits Contractor cost control procedures and practices ** Quality assures Contractor's cost management performance ** Reviews financial data related to accruals, invoice payments, purchase orders and material deliveries and other financial data ** Coordinates and /or develops project Work-in-Place (WIP), commitment and Estimate at Complete (EAC) forecasts ** Coordinates and /or develops project annual spend projections, cost reconciliations and variance analysis ** Prepares project Authorization for Expenditure (AFE) in concert with Project Lead and monitor AFE approval process ** Assists and/or prepares cost performance management data ** Provides interface to other functions and teams to improve processes, resolve conflicting priorities and ensure adherence to best project practices ** Works with Financial Control and Accounting function to ensure processes implemented conform to Internal Control Evaluation requirements.

Requirements: Bachelor's degree (experience in lieu of education will be considered) ** Minimum 5-7 years project control or project management experience ** Experience with cost management tools ** Familiarity with project stage gate processes ** Ability to organize and prioritize work and meet deadlines ** Ability to recognize and solve problems ** Analytical ability.

Wage: DOE

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