Cost Analyst

Job Order Number: rzk21061

Posted on Thu, 01/25/2018 - 23:27

Job Order Number: 
rzk21061
Job Description: 
Cost Analyst Needed in in Convent, LA

• Per Diem is not being Offered
• Start Date: ASAP
• Estimated Project Duration: 2 years with possibility to extend 1 additional year.
• Supporting: Capital Projects Group
• Work Schedule: 9/80 – every other Friday Off
• Full Benefits Offered
• Software experience: Proficient in Excel
• Background: Cost Experience in a Refinery/Chemical Plant setting
•We’re looking for a Cost Analyst to support refinery projects.

The Cost Analyst will be responsible for:

• Generating the cost control strategy from the Level 3 Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) once the final investment decision stage gate is completed.
• Performing and reporting physical and cost progress of the project including commitments, actual expenditure, and forecast against the appropriation budget which will be reported using the site standard cost report.
• Providing the monthly forecasting to the capital projects administrator on a monthly basis.
• Verifying invoices against the purchase order terms and conditions, proof of material receipt, attached relevant documentation, progress, or other payment conditions.
• Maintaining the change management log and noting all changes as well as evaluating the change’s effect on the project’s cost (TIC) and schedule.
• Conducting monthly project accruals.
• Facilitate and participate in estimate reviews, cost meetings and schedule meetings for assigned projects.
• Track and report project KPIs and benchmarking requirements.
Desired Skills: 
The ideal Cost Analyst will have:

• 2+ years of Cost experience – Must have experience in forecasting and tracking cost in a refinery and/or chemical plant setting.
• Strong working Excel experience is a must.
• Access, SAP, or TRACK experience is a plus.
• Refining/Construction background preferred.
• Active TWIC Card.

EOE F/M/Disabled/Veteran

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