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Cost Estimator
United State Of America
Feb 09, 2019
Salary: Negotiable
Experience 0.0-5.0 years
Job Category Financial Jobs
Employment Type Full time
Industry Oil & Gas
Skill Project Engineer
Role Costing Jobs
Designation Other
Education High School Diploma
No. of vacancies 1
About Company

NES Global Talent is an award winning manpower specialist that provides candidates across the Oil & Gas, Power, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing, Chemicals, Mining and IT sectors worldwide. We provide guaranteed staffing solutions, sourced from a global talent pool by a dedicated, discipline specific team of over 650 staff. It’s people that deliver projects and with over 48 offices in 28 countries across Europe, Africa, the Americas, Asia, Australia and the Middle East, we have access to the best talent wherever it may be in the world. NES Global Talent can offer a full range of staffing solutions: Contract, Permanent (Direct) Hire, Managed Solutions, or a fully outsourced service. These services are complemented by an industry leading support service and mobility package to ensure clients keep hold of the top talent in a compliant manner for as long as they need it.

Job Description

TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
 

  • Develops cost estimates for plant facilities during various stages of capital projects using company's estimating methods and tools
  • Assist with updates of weekly Status Report and project status summary reports
  • Interfaces with project team members to drive development and alignment on design and execution basis
  • Works with all disciplines to support optimization studies
  • Identifies and highlights key project risks, sensitivities, and mitigation
  • Performs estimate validation, benchmarking, and reconciliation analysis to present to project team and management
  • Applies learnings and critical thinking to implement fit-for-purpose use of estimate methodology
  • Supports development and maintenance of project schedule
  • Provides consultation on various aspects of the project process such as investment planning, project expenditure profiles, contracting and procurement, capital vs. expense evaluations, business controls, and compliance with ECMS guidelines
  • Conceive, implement or participate in capital efficiency improvement initiatives
  • Empowered to implement and identify tool and process improvements
 

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Experience in cost estimating with some field visit experience preferred
  • Basic to advanced level proficiency in Cost Estimating & Scheduling
  • Proficient in Excel, Microsoft Project
  • Strong Influencing, consulting, mentoring, analytical, and computing skills
  • Adaptability to changing priorities
  • Ability to support multiple projects at the same time
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Nice to Haves: Experience with SAP, PowerBi, PowerQuery

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