Jacobs Cost Engineer in Gurgaon, India

Cost Engineer


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 management.

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