Cost Engineer

  • Location

    Gloucester, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

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    Zaida Bhana

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Cost Engineer, Permanent, Gloucester


* Aid in the implementation of an overall cost management framework for the Portfolio.
* Define, develop and maintain the cost management processes and tools to support effective cost management across the Portfolio.
* Work with other Programme Control colleagues to ensure the effective interaction of cost performance with schedule, risk and quality performance.
* Establish and execute an effective means of monitoring and assuring the consistent use of fit for purpose cost management practices across Clients supply chain.
* Contribute to ensuring that Safety is the overriding priority across the Portfolio through effective application of cost management practice.
* Act as the SME for cost management across the Portfolio.
* Take appropriate action and ensure positive challenge colleagues and the supply chain where cost management standards are not being adhered to.
* Lead on the development and implementation of an cost estimating process and system.
Mandatory Requirements

* Programme and/or Project Controls experience that has been gained in large, complex project environments, whether operations, maintenance, capital or revenue.
* Experience in implementation of new cost management solutions, including development of key performance indicators, limits systems and reporting requirements.
* Demonstrates excellent stakeholder relationship management and interpersonal skills with an ability to influence senior stakeholders.
* Ability to ensure delivery through and with others to agreed standards, deadlines and budget.
* Excellent analysis capabilities coupled with a reliable structured method of working.
* Very good knowledge of MS Office and appropriate cost management tools and systems.