Cost Control Lead

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Cost Control Lead

KBR have recently been awarded several significant projects in Sydney and we are expanding our teams. We are looking for a Cost Control Lead to support this work with a particular focus on large infrastructure projects based out of Western Sydney. Our large pipeline of work over many years presents an exciting opportunity to work alongside a diverse team of the very best industry specialists.

**Key Responsibilities include:**

+ Manage a team of cost controllers to create efficiency, transparency and commonality of process

+ Setting up the cost control systems

+ Control of costs for engineering, procurement and construction activities

+ Maintenance of budgets and variations

+ Identification of trends affecting forecast cost at completion

+ Liaison with subcontractors and vendors and management of third-party

+ costs

+ Liaison with procurement, finance planning and management to accurately forecast costs

+ Preparation of reporting and invoicing

**Qualification & Key Skills:**

+ Bachelor Degree in Engineering or Construction, or equivalent in relevant work experience

+ Minimum 10 years’ experience in a similar role

+ Sound understanding of open book contracting models

+ Highly competent in Cost Control practices and Work Breakdown Structures

+ A broad understanding of other Project Controls functions

**Benefits of KBR**

KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of staff at every stage of their career through in-house training and structured career paths. We offer a competitive package of lifestyle benefits that includes family-friendly work hours and an agile working arrangement.

**So how do I apply?**

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_KBR values an inclusive and diverse work environment and we encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply. Our hiring decisions are based on the key requirements of each role and candidates are selected based on their unique strengths and experiences._

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**Energy Solutions** , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services

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