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Cost Analyst

Job description

  • Join a global leader in the mining sector

  • Apply your cost engineering skills to project delivery teams

  • Perth CBD location with occasional site trips

About the Role

WorkPac are seeking an experienced Cost Analyst to provide proactive cost and change management support to the delivery teams across multiple projects. Reporting to the Superintendent Project Controls, the Cost Analyst will be expected to effectively interact with internal and external stakeholders at a project level and form relationships with those they support.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Report and provide cost analysis support on assigned Delivery portfolio and on individual projects.

  • Ensure compliance to the project controls guidelines and procedures by the project owners??? team.

  • Manage cost assessments and carry out valuations on larger projects and ensure timely and accurate cost validation and valuation process.

  • Facilitate project review meetings and update cost management tools and systems.

  • Assist in maintaining the integrity of integrated project cost reports.

  • Support development of regular cost and change management reports, including professional analysis and commentary.

  • Assist in the development and update of project cashflow forecasting and estimates at completion.

  • Support compliance with standardised processes, systems and tools.

  • Maintain relationship with contracting and project planning stakeholders to provide an informed forecast of the project.

  • Collaborate with planners/schedulers, contracts and estimating groups to ensure that implications of changes are well articulated and understood.

  • Assist with analysing and reporting implications of changes to the Annual Plan and forecast.

  • Provide an independent assessment of the projects progress and estimate at completion.

Skills & Experience

  • Engineering or QS qualification.

  • Proven experience in a cost role on a large project.

  • Experienced working on a large mining project and dealing with multiple projects at one time.

  • Familiar with PrismG2 and advanced level skills in a recognised software system.

  • Good level Excel skills to verify and crosscheck data accuracy across systems.

  • Able to run reports for extraction of information from SAP.

  • Must be a self-starter to drive and work with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to work in a tight schedule to meet reporting cut offs.

  • Team player, able to work closely with project members across varied levels.

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

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Click on the apply button or for more information please contact:

Julie Rice, Principal Consultant


Job Order reference number: TMPRIJ202057530

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Job title: Cost Analyst
Contract type: Contract
Location: Perth - CBD, Inner & Western Suburbs, Perth
Industry: Construction & Architecture Project Management
Job expiry: 2020-11-08
Reference: TMPRIJ202057530