Cost Control Lead

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Luanda, , Angola

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Job description

Our client, an International Oil and Gas Operator are looking for a Cost Control Lead to be based in their offices in Luanda, Angola. The position is offered with a Residential Status, long term contract, accommodation and negotiable daily rate.

Job Overview:

As Cost Control Lead you'll be responsible for providing Cost Engineering services for Brownfield Modification projects.


  • Prepare cost control procedure for project.
  • Prepare the cost breakdown structure for all upcoming projects.
  • Ensure that the Cost Breakdown structure is in line with the Work Breakdown structure.
  • Analyse the estimation of the projects and prepare the budget allocation of the projects based on the Cost Breakdown structure
  • Analyse the main EPC contracts and liaise with the Contract Engineers in order to insure a proper cost follow up of each contract.
  • Reforecast accurately during the project the Final Cost estimate
  • Ensure that all invoices submitted by contractors are correct.
  • Ensure that the cost report from contractors are accurate and in line with the physical progress.

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Ideally a degree in Engineering or related subjects
  • Extensive experience within Cost Engineering within the Oil and Gas industry
  • Experience in project control planning and Estimation would be beneficial
  • Ideally have worked on Brownfield Modification projects with Offshore workscopes