Posted on Oct 20, 2019
Engineering Graduate with an accredited degree in engineering, with specialization in Project Management or Cost Control related training w/7+ yrs. of experience in relevant and similar capacity
The Centralized Cost Control Engineer reports directly to the Projects Director and is responsible for cost control services including but not limited to those of cost estimating, budget control, cost forecasting, cost control, cost reporting and cost risk analysis. The centralized cost control engineer will be based in the office and visiting the site during the construction project as required to liaise/ coordinate the cost related matters with the site team. Responsibilities: Responsible to control and monitor project total expenditure including verifying and checking of invoices and claims from suppliers, vendors and subcontractors to ensure that all project expenditures are captured and properly recorded. Project cost estimation. Provide cost control and planning advice to the internal PMT team as and when required. Provide planning and cost controlling support for all projects which includes variation reporting, monitoring of milestone progress to the preparation of customer billing processes, etc. Perform and manage project activity scheduling and monitoring Perform technical and commercial review of Tenders (Contractors & subcontractor’s quotations) for the preparation of Service agreements Ensure effective project implementation and utilize productive reports from the creation of WBS with the use of project management system to monitor the status of all purchases, invoicing and delivery up to the closure of the project. Prepare monthly project reports for the monitoring of the project activities on a daily basis and register all issues relating to the project promptly to the project manager and management. Coordinate and work with the project management team to resolve project issues to ensure the delivery/completion of the project work. Attend project meetings and discussions with the PMT and external clients Perform project costing related reporting to the team and management’s review on a monthly basis to ensure that expenditures are kept within the project budget. Undertake any other ad‐hoc duties as required. Technically strong in project cost planning, scheduling, control and reporting.
• Engineering Graduate with an accredited degree in engineering, with specialization in Project Management or Cost Control related training • 7+ years of experience in relevant and similar capacity in project estimating and cost controlling preferably in Construction projects • Technically strong in project cost planning, scheduling, control and reporting. • Relevant certification in project management, or project controls, or project planning will be an advantage / preferred • Construction trade software (Primavera 6 or MS Projects) is an advantage • Microsoft Office (especially Excel and Word) • Technically strong in project cost planning, scheduling and reporting. • Preferred nationality – Arab, Filipino.