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Cost Engineer

  • Job reference: 931921
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing & Facilities, Life Sciences
  • Date posted: 09/09/2020

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Cost Engineer based in Aberdeen.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities
Responsible to control and monitor costs on a daily basis to ensure that all expenditure is captured and properly recorded. Costs include operating, modifications and life extensions works on an operating FPSO.
Prepare the Monthly Forecast Cost report for the Asset, including liaising with the key stakeholders and ensuring integrity and completion of report in line with schedule and overall strategy.
Work with and support the Asset Manager to provide analyses on historic data, benchmarks against technical scope, and other to enable constant visibility and optimisation of Operations.
Provide cost input to Commercial Manager for all Company variation work and ensure adherence to yearly Budget process.
Ensure that all costs related to Company Contract requirements are correctly identified and managed in line with work scope, and Company and corporate procedures.
Work closely with Finance to provide required input for corporate reporting.
Provide support in the area of corporate cost control activities as directed by the Cost Control Manager
Provide regular input and feedback to Estimating on all costs (OPEX and CAPEX) related to the Asset.
Undertake any other ad-hoc duties as required.

Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Engineering
Other relevant education and/or long relevant experience may replace formal education
Experience with engineering/construction/operations experience within the offshore industry, with specific focus on cost control.
Previous FPSO experience is an advantage
International and multi-cultural experience is an advantage

Permanent position

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 931921.


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