Cost Engineer

Assignment Description

The Cost Lead will be responsible for supporting the project team managing project cost through monitoring, analyzing, forecasting, reporting, and advising on accuracy and trends.   This position will report to the Project Controls Manager.


•        Advise project team on cost control

•        Assist the Project Controls Manager in managing key deliverables related to cost control, including developing and maintaining cost forecasts and budgets  

•        Advise and assist the Project Controls Manager with identifying, reviewing, and managing cost deviations where they occur

•        Assist project team in processing and payment of project related invoices

•        Maintain cost control reporting and provide monthly updates on project funding requirements (cost tracking, accruals, commitments)

•        Advise Project Manager and Project Controls Manager on accuracy of contractor reporting and contract non-conformance

•        Coordinate, compile and prepare monthly/quarterly presentations and reports for project leadership team

•        Actively engage with project stakeholders to ensure timely completion of reporting deliverables 

•        Develop and maintain a reporting calendar for project deliverables

•        Participate in monthly meetings with stakeholders to support tracking/completion of action items

•        Function as SAP subject matter expert for the project team

•        Update financial reports in SAP

Qualifications Required

Bachelor’s Degree or higher in a Financial or Technical field of study (Business, Finance, Engineering, Construction, Engineering Technology)

•        Or any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. 

•        10+ years of relevant experience with project cost controls 

•        Working knowledge of budget development within a WBS


Long-term contract


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Melissa Macklin

Houston, TX

Midstream Company


Pos ID

07 des 2022