Skills: Manufacturing Engineering
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.
Dubai, UAE - non-local candidates acceptable. 12 month contract
Job Description Job Purpose
The role of the Cost Engineer provides advisory support to the project management team related to all the cost related activities. The candidate will act as the interface between the Business Team and the rest of the team.
Key Responsibilities and Duties
" Communicate assigned project issues/concerns directly to Project Manager, (Sr. Cost Engineer) and Business Administrator.
" Develop and maintain cost reports, cash flow and contingency analyses for the individual projects.
" Provide Cost Estimates.
" Administer Change Orders and Bid box as required by procedure.
" Estimates costs of positive / negative scope changes and assess impact on total project cost: work with estimators to get assistance if needed.
" Ensure accurate reflection of committed/spent funds, Change Alerts, Project deviation notices, field change orders, and project execution changes in all cost documents relating to the construction phase.
" Assist with managing existing and amended AEL values.
" Liaison with Human Resource Department to monitor office space which is billable to the project as required to ensure that the project is not billed for space not being used.
" Derive an accurate and realistic forecast of all funds required to complete the project within the defined budget and schedule while incorporating own trending and analysis and consult with the Project Manager prior to publishing.
" Ensure accurate representation of cost data in weekly, monthly and ad hoc reporting.
" Alert Coordinating Cost Management Office and Business Management Office and the project team to critical Cost Management issues.
" Provide assistance for additional cost management related studies and scenarios if required.
" Prepare and update monthly project updates (MPU).
" Review of Contractor Progress Payment Certificates for Engineering, Procurement and Construction.
" Process Service Entry Sheets th
Kintec was established in the UK in 2001 with the purpose of supplying both Contract and Permanent technical engineering personnel. Currently operating within the Oil and Gas, Chemical, Life Sciences, Power, Rail and Infrastructure industries, Kintec’s business reach is on a global scale. Over the years, we have succeeded in developing lasting relationships, with both clients and candidates, and delivered expertise and up to the minute industry knowledge with efficiency and professionalism. With business expansion and the creation of further offices in the UK, networks in the Middle East, Africa, and the US as well as movement further into Europe, Kintec’s market position has gained major strength over its 18 years in business and we have reinforced this further with sector diversification. Kintec prides itself on delivering unparalleled levels of mobilisation support, which includes the organisation of visas, travel, accommodation, local payroll, security and medical insurance. We take great care to ensure that our own employees are provided with all of the necessary in-house training to be able to deliver exceptional levels of customer service to our clients and candidates. Furthermore, we provide opportunities for further career development, as part of our organic growth model, and aim to provide a favourable working environment where our personnel are held in extremely high regard. We see our staff as paramount in terms of establishing a long lasting and successful business, facilitating the overall aim to replicate and build on our historic achievements