Jacobs Cost Engineer in Gurgaon, India

Cost Engineer

Description

  • Provide planning and cost controlling support for all projects which includes variation

reporting, monitoring of milestone progress to the preparation of customer billing

processes, etc.

  • Ensure effective project implementation and utilize productive reports from the creation of WBS with the use of project management system to monitor the status of the project.

  • Provide cost control and planning advice to the project team as and when required.

  • Keep a complete record of change notices to the project.

  • Manage the financial part of the project, covering cost areas such as Forecasts, Actuals, Bookings and Commitments.

  • Performing and/or managing the analysis of cost and risks for projects with a focus on support of project managament.

  • Will be Assigned to project teams on request.

  • Accountable for investment project cost, and schedule and reports to the Project Manager of one or more projects during the planning and execution phase.

  • The position controls the entire life cycle of an investment project.

  • To drive the project specific setup of Planning and Scheduling (P&S) by adapting related procedures and best practices.

  • Develop and manage project time schedule under close co-operation with engineering disciplines, procurement, construction and operations.

  • Continuously update/ analyze the schedule and suggest catch-up plans to achieve the project objectives.

Main Tasks (Planning and Scheduling) :

  • Set-up and continuously maintain the project specific time schedule

  • Co-ordinate various disciplines, contractors and agencies, monitor and control the development including resource loading and regular updates of the project schedule

  • Identify project specific P&S requirements, setup the P&S process and implement suitable methods and best practices

  • Develop a fully linked, project specific time schedule as a baseline in close cooperation with all disciplines and with operations, based on major interdisciplinary milestones and under consideration of interdependencies and criticalities and monitor critical path

  • Preparation of discipline specific views and look-aheads for obtaining regular updates prior to the schedule meetings with continuous focus on critical activities

  • Run comparisons of actual schedule versus baseline or with intermediate status, respectively

  • Support the Project Manager by provision of forecasts and, in case of plan deviations, evaluate alternative scenarios to elaborate remedy measures

  • Close cooperation and alignment with Cost Engineer regarding progress data and integration of relevant, discipline specific KPI’s/ progress curves

  • Able to support small to medium Projects independently

Core skills:

  • Proficient command of spoken and written English skills mandatory

  • Skilled in cost controlling skills mandatory (cost controlling/change management)

  • Working level experience in relevant software/tools like MS Office, Timewriting software, etc.

  • Competency in MS Projects, Primavera and MS Office.

  • Knowledge of Estimation

Qualifications

  • Provide planning and cost controlling support for all projects which includes variation

reporting, monitoring of milestone progress to the preparation of customer billing

processes, etc.

  • Ensure effective project implementation and utilize productive reports from the creation of WBS with the use of project management system to monitor the status of the project.

  • Provide cost control and planning advice to the project team as and when required.

  • Keep a complete record of change notices to the project.

  • Manage the financial part of the project, covering cost areas such as Forecasts, Actuals, Bookings and Commitments.

  • Performing and/or managing the analysis of cost and risks for projects with a focus on support of project managament.

  • Will be Assigned to project teams on request.

  • Accountable for investment project cost, and schedule and reports to the Project Manager of one or more projects during the planning and execution phase.

  • The position controls the entire life cycle of an investment project.

  • To drive the project specific setup of Planning and Scheduling (P&S) by adapting related procedures and best practices.

  • Develop and manage project time schedule under close co-operation with engineering disciplines, procurement, construction and operations.

  • Continuously update/ analyze the schedule and suggest catch-up plans to achieve the project objectives.

Main Tasks (Planning and Scheduling) :

  • Set-up and continuously maintain the project specific time schedule

  • Co-ordinate various disciplines, contractors and agencies, monitor and control the development including resource loading and regular updates of the project schedule

  • Identify project specific P&S requirements, setup the P&S process and implement suitable methods and best practices

  • Develop a fully linked, project specific time schedule as a baseline in close cooperation with all disciplines and with operations, based on major interdisciplinary milestones and under consideration of interdependencies and criticalities and monitor critical path

  • Preparation of discipline specific views and look-aheads for obtaining regular updates prior to the schedule meetings with continuous focus on critical activities

  • Run comparisons of actual schedule versus baseline or with intermediate status, respectively

  • Support the Project Manager by provision of forecasts and, in case of plan deviations, evaluate alternative scenarios to elaborate remedy measures

  • Close cooperation and alignment with Cost Engineer regarding progress data and integration of relevant, discipline specific KPI’s/ progress curves

  • Able to support small to medium Projects independently

Core skills:

  • Proficient command of spoken and written English skills mandatory

  • Skilled in cost controlling skills mandatory (cost controlling/change management)

  • Working level experience in relevant software/tools like MS Office, Timewriting software, etc.

  • Competency in MS Projects, Primavera and MS Office.

  • Knowledge of Estimation

Primary Location India-India Countrywide-Gurgaon

Travel No

Req ID: IND0000O6