Cost Engineer

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Surrey, Surrey, England

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Job description

Our client, an Oil and Gas Operating Company are looking for a Cost Engineer to be based in their Surrey offices. The role is offered with an immediate start, a long term contract and a negotiable all-inclusive daily rate.

Job Overview:

As Cost Engineer you'll be responsible for providing advisory support to the project management team related to all the cost related activities.


  • Prepare yearly budgets and analysis.
  • Review financial postings and documents prepared by others for accuracy and resolve audit findings.
  • Monthly department cost tracking, reporting and analysis.
  • Prepare monthly departmental cost reallocations.
  • Conduct rate analysis to determine appropriate reimbursement levels and sets rates accordingly.
  • Measures cost per unit of service to determine whether fees are being set at appropriate levels.
  • Consults with and advises department management and accounting personnel on a wide range of cost accounting matters.

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Ideally have a degree in Engineering, Business or related subject
  • Extensive experience within Cost Engineering working on Oil and Gas projects
  • Past experience working for Oil and Gas Operating Companies would be advantageous
  • Mega Capital Project experience would be beneficial