Cost Engineer

Antwerp, Belgium

Job Reference 1236265

Location Antwerp, Belgium

Industry Oil & Gas - Carbon Capture

Function Budget / Cost Control

Job Type Contract

Date Added December 19, 2023

Airswift is looking for a Cost Engineer to join our client in Belgium!
Contract Length: 12-months, extendable
Location: Antwerp, Belgium
Start: January 2024
Salary: Hourly/all-inclusive rate
Schedule: Monday to Friday

The Cost engineer work closely with project control coordinator/manager to ensure project manager, stakeholders, and other members of the project team that projects are completed within a pre-established baseline estimated cost.
The Cost engineer should be able to provide a firm quantitative and accurate base for the early forecasting of the probable final cost; this forecasting function provides to the management a primary decision-making tool to proactively evaluate possible corrective actions to reduce risks of overrun or to identify possible cost saving opportunities.
  • Analyze actual costs vs control budget during all phases of the Project.
  • Determine the forecast final costs based on available information in terms of quantities and unit rates.
  • Highlight possible variances and reporting them through a deviation report.
  • Identify cost-saving opportunities and support project manager in the implementation of corrective actions
  • Perform trend analysis on quantities and mhrs productivity
  • Invoice checking and cash flow preparation
  • Budget release activities for procurement and subcontracting campaigns
  • Managing of cost databases and templates
  • Prepare reports and presentations on project costs and cost management strategies
  • Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures related to cost control
  • Master Degree in Business Administration and Control or Management Engineering or similar
  • 3+ years of experience in cost engineering and related issues
  • Strong knowledge of project management principles, tools, and techniques
  • Experience with cost estimating software and tools
  • Ability to work collaboratively with project managers, stakeholders, and other team members
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

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