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Parsons Corporation Senior Project Control Engineer-Cost in United Arab Emirates

Job Description:

Senior Project Controls Engineer

Abu Dhabi, UAE

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Capture / calculate, analyse, report and recommend on project data including schedule, cost / budget, risk, quality, and safety.

  • Undertake variance analysis and trends analysis on project data.

  • Review commitments, expenditures, calculate accruals and develop forecasts for ETC and EAC.

  • Develop cash flow forecasts.

  • Support / perform integration of scope, cost and schedule within the WBS and ensure mapping is accurate on an on-going basis.

  • Ensure WBS is up to date and accurate on an on-going basis.

  • Perform Earned Value calculations relative to cost and schedule; provides overall performance measurement and related forecasting.

  • Track and maintain Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and metrics including EV, variances, trends, production rates, etc.

  • May produce and/or support probabilistic modelling through the use of software / computational algorithms.

  • Maintain current cost control database.

  • Review proposed schedule changes with construction personnel, client and contractors and assess impact on cost / budget.

  • Oversee detailed engineering and construction project reports prepared by the CMA to ensure accuracy and consistency.

  • Support the education of CMA / Contractor / Consultant staff in the Program Project Controls Requirements; enforce requirements.

  • Promptly anticipate cost overages or other unsatisfactory cost elements and prepare cost exception reports.

  • Maintain liaison with client's financial staff. Reconcile and coordinate cost data with client's financial system.

  • Coordinate conceptual, preliminary and deliverable estimates for various design and construction projects and tasks in order to establish estimating history.

  • Support, annually, a fiscal budget and past period cost performance report.

  • Support, monthly, a consolidated program cost performance report.

  • Must become proficient / expert level operator of Ares PRISM and/or other P&D cost control software applications.

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering

  • Minimum 10 years of experience in scheduling, cost planning/control on engineering and/or construction projects.

  • Experience in integrated reporting platforms combining multiple software applications a plus.

  • Knowledge / experience using cost control software applications, Earned Value Methodology, cost controls, forecasting, trends analysis, and related cost / budget experience.

  • Proficient / expert level operator of cost controls software applications in use within the P&D / PMO.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

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