Primat is looking for a Lead Cost Engineer to join one of the market leaders in key products such as ethylene, ethylene glycol, methanol, MTBE, polyethylene and engineering plastics and its derivatives.
The role is based in Redcar, England and is expected to last for a provisional 12 month period.
As a Lead Cost Engineer, you responsible for the preparation of monthly cost reports, identifying critical areas, and providing trend analysis and early warnings to the Project Team and/or Project Services Function. You will also assist in the preparation of ongoing project reviews and providing advice on corrective actions.
To be responsible for the development, maintenance and monitoring of cost reports and associated documents
Prepare and maintain cost reports for either a medium sized project or a medium sized sub-element of a major project
Assist in the establishment and maintenance of the project cost reporting system and procedures
Delivery of appropriately detailed robust cost reports for either a medium sized project or a medium sized sub-element of a major project
Help promote and maintain the Company's change control procedures
Support Lead/Senior Cost Engineer with any contract specific reporting or tasks
HNC or relevant experience
Previous cost experience, preferably in the Petrochemical industry.
Experience in working to tight deadlines
Capable of communicating with project groups and third parties to agree standards, systems, processes to meet the project and Client requirements
Capable of proposing improvements/developments of systems and processes
Capable of identifying and providing input to Cost related improvement initiatives
Capable of managing a coordinated approach to resolving procedural issues in a timely manner
Sound IT skills, familiar with Microsoft packages such as Word, Excel etc
SAP experience is preferable but not essential