Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Project Controls
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Delaware City, Delaware, United States


New Opportunity!! Cost Controller 

The NES Chicago Offices are actively seeking an experienced Cost Control Professional for our Refining Client located in Delaware City, DE!  This would be a full-time contract opportunity to work with the refinery in both a Capital and Turnaround cost control capacity. 

All interested candidates are encouraged to send their updated resume directly to gabriel.fox@nesfircroft.com along with their availability.  



Description:
Primary Responsibilities:
• Project Controls Implementation: implementation and execution of the cost management program for assigned projects/portfolio. Facilitation and the development of cost estimates/budgets and establishment of cost baselines.
• Change Management / Forecasting: Implementation of change management practices and proactively capturing associated cost impacts.
• Reporting: Development of dashboards and presentations to communicate cost performance to teams in real-time. Implementation of a standardized suite of cost reports that empower project managers to maintain control of projects and enable senior management to make data-driven decisions.
• Analysis and Tracking: Perform trend analyses and proactively evaluate project cost performance to identify potential risk areas, validate forecasts, and communicate those quickly to key stakeholders.
• Funding Requests: Coordinate Project Controls team's contributions to development of project funding requests.
• Risk Assessment: Work with key stakeholders to identify project risks and lead the cost contingency management process for assigned projects based on a quantitative risk assessment.
• Studies: Lead ad-hoc cost studies that enable rapid decision-making based on payback, rate of return, etc.

Minimum Requirements:
• 5+ years of progressive industry experience within Project Controls disciplines;
• Bachelor's degree or diploma and qualification in Project Management with experience in the Construction/Engineering Project Management environment including general and contractor management experience in a senior managerial position;
• Knowledge and experience of Refining and related projects;
• Experience in medium to large scale projects in owner's or owner's-representative role;
• Sound understanding of the PMBOK approach to Project Management;
• Ability to think tactically and strategically with an ability to lead and manage change;
• Ability to translate Project strategy into a Project Controls functional plan;
• Demonstrable track record of delivering on operational goals;
• Advanced decision making and analytical skills and experience in management of risk;
• Strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills to effectively communicate at all levels of the organization;
• Excellent planning, time management, problem-solving and analytical skills;
• Proven commitment to Safety, Health and Environmental standards.Description:
Primary Responsibilities:
• Project Controls Implementation: implementation and execution of the cost management program for assigned projects/portfolio. Facilitation and the development of cost estimates/budgets and establishment of cost baselines.
• Change Management / Forecasting: Implementation of change management practices and proactively capturing associated cost impacts.
• Reporting: Development of dashboards and presentations to communicate cost performance to teams in real-time. Implementation of a standardized suite of cost reports that empower project managers to maintain control of projects and enable senior management to make data-driven decisions.
• Analysis and Tracking: Perform trend analyses and proactively evaluate project cost performance to identify potential risk areas, validate forecasts, and communicate those quickly to key stakeholders.
• Funding Requests: Coordinate Project Controls team's contributions to development of project funding requests.
• Risk Assessment: Work with key stakeholders to identify project risks and lead the cost contingency management process for assigned projects based on a quantitative risk assessment.
• Studies: Lead ad-hoc cost studies that enable rapid decision-making based on payback, rate of return, etc.

Minimum Requirements:
• 5+ years of progressive industry experience within Project Controls disciplines;
• Bachelor's degree or diploma and qualification in Project Management with experience in the Construction/Engineering Project Management environment including general and contractor management experience in a senior managerial position;
• Knowledge and experience of Refining and related projects;
• Experience in medium to large scale projects in owner's or owner's-representative role;
• Sound understanding of the PMBOK approach to Project Management;
• Ability to think tactically and strategically with an ability to lead and manage change;
• Ability to translate Project strategy into a Project Controls functional plan;
• Demonstrable track record of delivering on operational goals;
• Advanced decision making and analytical skills and experience in management of risk;
• Strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills to effectively communicate at all levels of the organization;
• Excellent planning, time management, problem-solving and analytical skills;
• Proven commitment to Safety, Health and Environmental standards.

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.