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SW London

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Role Description

**ON HOLD due to the current COVID-19 situation.  If you would like to register your interest in this position or any other roles, please email your CV and details to us at and we will then contact you as soon as the role opens up again for applications**

We are now recruiting for an accomplished Cost Controller for a range of offshore oil and gas projects.

Ther successful candidate wil be degree qualified, with a detailed cost control background in the oil and gas sector.

Tasks include;

  • Generate and manage a cost control system to support Project Managers’ decision making.
  • Ensure any deviations from budget are promptly identified / analysed with corrective action taken.
  • Establish a cost awareness atmosphere among project teams whilst satisfying both operating client company and corporate cost control reporting requirements.

This position will work across the following specific responsibilities:

Initial Project phase:

  • After contract award, ensure the implementation of the Cost Control System, elaborating the consolidated Cost Breakdown Structure according to the relevant procedure, reviewing the procurement/accounting system adopted at each operating company involved with the project. 
  • Issue the Project Cost Control Procedure, Cost Coding Manual and Risk Management Plan, for the Project Control Manager verification.
  • Split the Commercial Budgets in order to report revenues/costs by entity, currencies, and prepare cash flow by currency.
  • Coordinate risk management activities and the qualitative / quantitative assessment of identified risks and opportunities.

Project execution phase:

  • Ensure the cost control system works effectively and cost status is assessed and reported.
  • Monitor activity progress and the relevant earned value, as well as value of work done, against invoices received, determining monthly accruals and generating accounts in line with works progress.
  • Support projects during the contract changes/claims process, providing cost impact analysis, and updating cost/revenue forecasts.
  • Analyse committed costs and activities to-date, review estimates to completion and advise the Project Managers accordingly.
  • Maintain the risk management process, organizing periodic meetings and verifying risk owners feedback.
  • Issue project and company reports.

Job Details:

Start date: ASAP

Staff role, salary negotiable  

Location: SW London/Surrey area

All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. 



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