Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Accounting
Experience: 7 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Bakersfield, California, United States

Cost Engineer

  • Experienced on project cost control activities in the Oil & Gas industry 
  • Accountable for accuracy & timely delivery of all project & management estimates, reports & forecasts for costs, revenue, and billing on allocated projects
  • Responsible for project control activities such as cost management and control, project estimating, and change management
  • Analyze projects Incurred to Date costs and estimate to complete  costs. Ensure quality of projects Estimate at Completion cost forecast analysis
  • Maintaining timely and effective change management processes, procedures, and systems
  • Develops and maintains status reports including Cost Performance reports, project schedule status, financial analysis and earn value curves reports
  • Responsible for project control procedures compliance on allocated projects
  • Performs project cost risk analysis
  • Manage the receivables and payables balance on allocated projects, checking accuracy of invoices
  • Assist other project controls specialists or senior project controls specialist as required
  • BS Engineering Management; Business or Finance degree; or related experience
  • 7+ years related experience
  • Experience in oil & gas industry 
  • Finance & cash flow - concepts, processes, planned, actual, forecast

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.