For our client, a multinational company active in oil and gas industry, we are looking for an experienced Specialist Cost Estimation Engineering in Ploiesti.
Providing cost estimates for planning technical variants of investment projects in early phases;
Being responsible for compliance with the Cost Estimating / Engineering standards in consultation with Asset Development and Corporate Project Management in order to optimize refinery processes;
Ensuring cost estimation knowledge in the area of operational processes and quality management;
Conducting regular process and project audit in the area of project cost estimation;
Ensuring compliance with the approved management budgets and initiating of appropriate measures for actual deviations in established targets;
Educating and training young internal cost estimators. Provide them with insight to cost estimation and openly share benchmarks, ratios and factors in order to develop them;
Ensuring the implementation of control, analysis and adjustment of the cost planning implementation;
Ensuring implementation and compliance to standard Project Management guidelines and procedures & business directives with respect to project planning and controls;
Developing and providing cost estimates for FEL 1 (Identify and Assess) to FEL3 (Define) to create optimized procedural variants or as a basis for economic calculation;
Developing and preparing the Basis of Estimate;
Performing cost deviation analysis and underlying causes at the end of project execution (close out);
Developing work requirements in terms of cost estimation / tracking in collaboration with relevant corporate functions and involved departments.
University degree (technical or commercial);
Experience in project cost estimation: minimum 5 years;
Fluent English proficiency; Knowledge in project management as well as background knowledge in investment projects;
Special knowledge in the IT: MS Office, PM Tools, CE appropriate tools field in terms of database expertise and related software;
Strong communication skills; Expertise in cost management /review according to project management procedures;
Familiar with the application and importance of Industry and Romanian Standards and specific to the Oil and Gas Industry.