Project Controls Specialist - Cost

Oil, Gas & Mining - Mining - Cost Control & Procurement - Academic Bachelor

Brunel has a requirement for a Project Controls
Specialist (Cost) working with one of our clients on a long-term contract basis
in the Salt Lake City, Utah area.

Feel free to contact

Sarah Logan, Account manager

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About this role

  • Assists in developing specific project codes of accounts
    and recommends appropriate modifications and revisions;
  • Training in the proper use and definitions for the cost
  • Assists in developing and implementing requirements for
    cost recording, reporting, and analyzing standards, programs, and reports;
  • Performs performance monitoring and control functions
    for specific applications;
  • Maintains project finances and contractual relationships
    working with the contracts manager;
  • Ensure the financial position of the project is
    accurately reported and controlled effectively;
  • Manages and reports costs to ensure the project is
    tracking to the baseline budget;
  • Supports claims resolution or disputes with
  • Works closely with the project manager, construction
    manager and contracts manager, to manage the various contractors scope of work.

About you

  • Relevant degree and 3 years project experience or 7 plus years of experience working in the role of Project Cost Engineer for EPCM projects;
  • Intermediate level of knowledge of engineering, procurement, contracts, construction, and startup work processes;
  • Experience working in the EPCM environment and Unit Rate/Lump Sum execution;
  • Site based experience on industrial projects (Civil/Structural, Mechanical/Piping, Electrical/Instrumentation);
  • Experience working with project schedulers to update progress and earned value;
  • Experience using SAP and Prism, or similar accounting software;
  • Experience performing quantity takeoffs, statistical analysis, and computer operations, or skilled in understanding technical processes, engineering drawings, quantity determinations, and mathematical and financial reports;
  • Experience with Capital Cost Forecast & Analysis;
  • Experience with Change management;
  • Experience in Estimating.

What we offer

With over 100 offices globally in 42 countries we at Brunel are proud to offer this exciting career opportunity. Here at Brunel we offer extraordinary earning potential followed by a very competitive benefit package. We provide the tools for success; world class training and advanced technology to ensure you succeed within Brunel.

About us

The Cost Specialist must demonstrate expertise and
knowledge on construction costs, contracts, cost planning and commercial
management throughout the entire life cycle of the project from start of
construction through post-completion/closing of the procurements.


  • Vacancy number: PUB171138
  • Market: Oil, Gas & Mining
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Mining
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Cost Control & Procurement
  • Closing date: Friday, September 7, 2018
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Sarah Logan

Account manager Brunel Energy USA Houston


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