One of our key clients are currently recruiting for a motivated, experienced Senior Cost Engineer to join an enthusiastic team located on a large site in Cheshire. The successful candidate will come into the company with industry cost management experience, a construction background and will be proficient using PRISM software. A construction or finance related qualification is essential.
The successful applicant will initially be working on a large construction project within the Cost Management Team. They will be working with the commissioning stage of the project in a management capacity. My client is seeking a candidate with industry experience who can come in and hit the ground running. The ideal candidate won’t have anyone to report to and will be responsible for ensuring their day to day responsibilities are completed to a high standard without being micro managed.
Senior/Cost Engineer Role
Collaborating with the Cost Lead as required in SAP close (service entries, accruals, etc.)
Working with the Cost Lead to retrieve updates from EAC ‘owners’
Updating PRISM database with regards to schedule, cost and changes in monthly data.
Verifying funding alignment with CEP and actual cost and commitments with SAP on PRISM
Carrying out data analysis and amending inconsistent data if required as well as assisting the cost lead in Data Analysis if needed.
Broadcast draft and final reports (standard/ad hoc)
Role Requirements and Qualifications
The ideal candidate will be extremely computer proficient as well as holding qualifications in a construction or finance related background.
Experience using PRISM software, ideally PRISM G2 Version 4.0.
A strong eye for detail is also preferred.
The ideal candidate will have proven industry experience as a Cost Engineer –monitoring cost against contractor performance in one or more of the following sectors:
Industrial or mechanical process related projects
This post will require Security Clearance
If you feel you have the skills required and would like to gather further information about this role and other opportunities available across the UK then please contact James direct on 02392 384650.