Jacobs Cost Engineer in Gurgaon, India

Cost Engineer


Job 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.

  • Forecast costs and prepare project cost reports on a monthly basis.

  • Perform project costing related reporting to the team and management’s review on a monthly basis to ensure that expenditures are kept within the project budget.

  • 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.

Main Tasks (Cost) :

  • Support Senior Cost Controllers to develop Cost WBS structure and control budget for the project based on the approved estimate.

  • Support senior Cost Controller to the change management as support to the project manager.

  • Support in monitoring of cost developments of engineering/vendors/contractors and develop the cost reports.

  • Analyze the project developments (including technical) and translate these into cost consequences and seek for opportunities to improve these objectives and report to Senior Cost Controllers.

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 Office.

  • Knowledge of Estimation.

Job Related preferable skills:

  • Skilled in project management skills preferable.

  • Good negotiation skills will be preferable.

  • Understanding engineering, procurement and construction workflows preferable.

Job selected skills:

  • Skilled in Civil engineering will be an advantage.

  • Knowledge of IPCS / Ecosys

Primary Location India-India Countrywide-Gurgaon

Travel No

Req ID: IND0000UN