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We are looking for:

Cost Engineer, Senior Cost Engineer, Project Manager & Senior Project Manager

Candidates must have BPSS (SC desirable).

COST ENGINEER – job description:

  • Independently manage, interrogate and maintain costs on projects / programmes of work with the ability to positively change and constantly strive for improvements
  • Integral part of project teams and work closely with other project controls disciplines to provide an effective and value added service
  • Earned Value Analysis, identify critical areas, trends and recommend recovery options, and contribute to clear and concise reporting
  • Provide accurate forecasts for expenditure and performance within the financial year and project lifetime
  • Maintain cost control databases for areas of work, and ensure validation and integrity of data across systems
  • Understand forms of contract and how these impact on cost forecasting and management
  • Control project expenditure as part of an authorisation chain
  • Provide a governance role within the project controls framework by assisting in the preparation and maintenance of project control policies and procedures, and actively promote adherence to them throughout the business
  • Lead and develop baseline change proposals ensuring adherence with internal and client requirements
  • Contribute to the ongoing update and resubmission of project and programme business cases as required
  • To provide support to the application of risk processes and to the Project Teams, Risk Co-ordinator and Risk Manager in risk identification, reviews, workshops and upkeep of risk registers
  • Contribute to on-going project controls systems development

 

Skills & Qualifications

  • Graduate in relevant discipline or equivalent, possession of appropriate professional qualification, together with substantive (typically 5+ years) relevant experience
  • Strong knowledge of procedures and methods relevant to his/her field together with full understanding of underlying principles
  • Knowledge of NEC contracts
  • Conveys strong communication and interaction skills, externally and internally and has the ability to influence key stakeholders
  • Demonstrates ability to produce and present information to high standards
  • Able to work under pressure and adapt to changes in the work environment, managing competing demands and meeting tight deadlines
  • Confidentiality
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills
  • Excellent IT skills.

 

SENIOR COST ENGINEER – job description:

  • Independently manage, interrogate and maintain costs on significant projects / programmes of work with the ability to positively change and constantly strive for improvements
  • Integral part of project teams and work closely with other project controls disciplines using experience to and knowledge to influence teams and reduce costs / demonstrate efficiencies where possible
  • Earned Value Analysis, identify critical areas, trends and recommend recovery options, and contribute to clear and concise reporting
  • Provide accurate forecasts for expenditure and performance within the financial year and project lifetime
  • Maintain cost control databases for areas of work, and ensure validation and integrity of data across systems
  • Strong knowledge of forms of contract and how these impact on cost forecasting and management
  • Experience of working in a client / subcontractor environment and demonstrable experience of positively managing relationships and information as part of this
  • Control project expenditure as part of an authorisation chain
  • Provide a governance role within the project controls framework by assisting in the preparation and maintenance of project control policies and procedures, and actively promote adherence to them throughout the business
  • Lead and develop baseline change proposals ensuring adherence with internal and client requirements
  • Provide assurance and quality checks in support of sanction and baseline change submissions
  • Contribute to the ongoing update and resubmission of project and programme business cases as required
  • Assist in mentoring and supporting colleagues in their development
  • To provide support to the application of risk processes and to the Project Teams, Risk Co-ordinator and Risk Manager in risk identification, reviews, workshops and upkeep of risk registers
  • Contribute to on-going project controls systems development

 

Skills & qualifications

  • Graduate in relevant discipline or equivalent, possession of appropriate professional qualification, together with substantive (typically 7+ years) relevant experience
  • A proven track record in programme / project controls management
  • Wide knowledge of procedures and methods relevant to his/her field together with full understanding of underlying principles
  • Knowledge of NEC contracts
  • Conveys strong communication and interaction skills, externally and internally and has the ability to influence key stakeholders
  • Demonstrates ability to produce and present information to high standards
  • Able to work under pressure and adapt to changes in the work environment, managing competing demands and meeting tight deadlines
  • Confidentiality
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills
  • Excellent IT skills.

 

PROJECT MANAGER – Job description:

  • Running a competitive tender
  • Transitioning some of the existing scope away from the contract
  • Prepare all project management paperwork in line with Client’s processes. Produce an integrated programme plan
  • Lead the project board meeting through to delivery
  • Manage the programme for 5-6 different activities to ensure delivery on time, within specification and within budget
  • Individually project manage some of the projects within the programme, others will be directly managed by the teams
  • Preparation and set up of data room
  • Collect all business document and information to ensure level playing field for suppliers
  • Manage other projects internally – bunkering/agency
  • Programme internal process/operational changes
  • Process Time line Monitoring
  • Manage Issues Log, Risk Log, Actions Log
  • Creating and maintaining project documentation relevant to the client’s procedures
  • Chase Information from relevant parties
  • Organise Events
  • Keep All Tender Team members up to date on any changes
  • Report on Progress
  • Control Document Storage and locations
  • Keep everything in logical format
  • Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders

 

Skills & Qualifications

  • Graduate in relevant discipline or equivalent, possession of appropriate professional qualification, together with substantive (a minimum of 5+ years) relevant experience.
  • Relevant experience in a Project Management position with a proven track record of successfully delivering project outcomes and associated benefits
  • Conveys strong communication, management and interaction skills, externally and internally and has the ability to influence key stakeholders
  • Demonstrates ability to produce and present information to high standards
  • Able to work under pressure and adapt to changes in the work environment, managing competing demands and meeting tight deadlines
  • Confidentiality
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills
  • APM/Prince2 & MSP or equivalent
  • Contracts methods and processes.

 

SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER – variation of the above role