Cost Engineer

  • Bronx, NY


: $97,590.00 - $144,930.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Engineering

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Contract position: Engineering & Construction client in Bronx, NY is looking for a Project Cost Analyst/Specialist with 3-10 years of project cost analysis experience for engineering or construction projects. The ideal candidate will have specific experience supporting electric Substation or Transmission Line EPC projects. Client prefers candidate that are local to the area or are willing to commute. Candidates not local and requiring a per diem may still be considered.Responsibilities for the Cost EngineerYou will help implement and maintain a cost management reporting data warehouse to produce valuable program controls reports and data
One of your primary responsibilities will be to follow up with the construction subcontractors on their invoices associated with these projects
Develop, implement, and maintain external and internal cost reports, cash flows and forecasts for multiple utility projects valued at 2-50+ million dollars each
You will create & customize forecast templates for each project in order to track actuals and cash flow
Interface mainly with internal project resources and departments in order to provide an accurate cash flow and report on variances
Report on variances for each project vs the actuals
Ensure budget tracking against Purchase Orders or Subcontracts
Review project invoices and coordinate payment with internal accounting department
Requirements for the Cost Engineer
You need specific experience as a Project Cost Specialist, Project Financial Specialist, Cost Engineer or Cost Controller with 3-10 years of project cost analysis experience supporting engineering or construction projects
The ideal candidate has experience with electric substation or transmission line projects, but all industries will be considered
You need experience managing & interfacing with subcontractors to follow up with them on their invoices related to the projects you are supporting
You need some sort of project financial experience related to cost management, cost forecasting, monthly accruals, invoice reviews, capital project close outs, etc
You need experience creating & customizing forecast templates for projects in order to track actuals and cash flow
BS degree in Engineering, Business, Finance, Construction Management or related field is a preferred
Experience with Cost Forecasting and Cost Analysis in support of EPC projects would be ideal
Proficient in Microsoft Office and Oracle applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.
Associated topics: circuit, design, diagram, electrical, energy, plc, renewable, rf, transmission, wire

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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