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Junior Cost Controls Engineer

Our client is a leading EPCI company with a number of major projects across the globe within the subsea oil & gas sector. They currently have a permanent opportunity available for a Junior Cost Controls Engineer to assist the Senior Cost Controls Specialist with the following tasks:


  • Assist with all aspects of cost control, forecasting, risk & opportunity management and change management activities for the Project.
  • Help develop Project Controls procedures & tools and organising key performance data that can be used for Future projects.
  • Preparation of weekly, monthly reports and PowerPoint presentations for Client and for internal management and corporate reviews.
  • Work along and coordinate with Engineering, Supply Chain, Construction and Installation departments for various inputs and execution strategies.

Cost Control:

  • Assist with maintaining budgets and the chart of accounts up-to-date; distribute and explain chart of accounts to the budget managers.
  • Ensure that the budgets are controlled before the cost commitments are made and the commitments are tracked once they are made.
  • Participate in procurement and subcontract evaluations to ensure cost, cash-flow, warranties/guarantees and schedule requirements are adequately addressed.


  • Co-ordinate monthly budget reviews with various functional leads and package managers, assist in performing Cost Sensitivity analysis and forecast updates.
  • Always be “forecast conscious”; ask the question “how does this event affect the forecast?”

About you:

  • Engineering degree (mechanical / civil preferred)
  • Interest in finance, and familiar in handling complex excel spread sheets
  • Good communication, report writing &, Power Point presentation preparation skills
  • Team player who will be working & coordinating with all other functions for their inputs for reports etc..

To submit your application in strict confidence, click the ‘apply’ button. If you require further information, please email r.dragovic@tecside.com.au

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Job Information

Salary Periods: annum
Job Reference: 186988
Salary From: AU$65000
Salary To: AU$70000
Job Industries: Engineering
Job Locations: Perth, Australia
Job Types: Permanent
Job Areas: Perth

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