Cost Analyst

Job Title: Cost Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Port Arthur, United States
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-03-06
Reference: BH-124938
Contact Name: Stephanie Contreras
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 06, 2020 17:18

Job Description

This position is based in Port Arthur, Texas


-Track, Analyze and Report: project budgets, commitments, value of work done, actuals, forecasts and
project change management.
-Support the annual budget process and provide variance analysis against the approved annual budget on a
monthly basis.
-Review and advise proper coding of project invoices as required.
-Validation of cost forecast with Activity Planning / Asset Schedule timing.
-Provide monthly accruals and forecasts to Planning group.
-Liaison with Project Team members to review and analyze cost data.

-Chairing monthly project cost review meetings with Team Leads and Project Managers.


-The successful candidate will have a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in a construction or operations environment within the oil and gas industry.

-Bachelor’s degree in finance, business or accounting required

-Specific experience in the following is required:

-Operations/maintenance experience preferred. This position requires the tracking of 200+
projects per year covering Topsides Mechanical Integrity activities.

-Requires a broad technical knowledge of project controls in regards to Planning and Cost Control.

-Proficiency with Microsoft Excel.

-Knowledge of SAP PM, MM, and FI modules

- WBS proficient

-Preferred candidate should be a self-starter, persistent, team player, detail orientated and require minimal

-Ability to work in a fast paced environment and under tight monthly financial reporting deadlines.
-Effective communication skills – listening, verbal and written.

-Responsible and accountable working to high performance standards.

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