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Our Client, an International General Contractor which provides Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Operation & Maintenance Services to the Oil & Gas and Power Industry, we are seeking an experienced Pipeline Supervisor
  Cost Control Engineer
Work location
Kazakhstan - Tengiz Area
Type of work
Contract 12 Months, renewable
Start date
Job description

The Cost Control Engineer is responsible for the control of all project related costs to ensure completion of the milestones and of the project within the budget. He reports to the Project Account Manager.

Essential duties are:
  • Prepare a Cost Control Procedure that meets the Cost Control input requirements of the contractor
  • Establish a cost controlling system according to the needs of the project
  • Attend meetings on project planning and scheduling progress and related costs
  • Prepare and maintain documentation on cost control
  • Manage and co-ordinate the activities with regard to Cost Control
  • Record the source of basic estimating data with regard to labour man-hours, cost, materials cost and variation etc.
  • Ensure that all presentations meet the requirements from a Project, Cost Control point of view
  • Ensure that the work package breakdown detailed in the Cost Report is consistent with contractors requirements
  • Prepare Cost Reports with a definitive analysis of known variations with regard to the approved budget
  • Attend the weekly contract, variation and management meetings
  • Inform the Project Manager of any negative and positive trends
  • Responsible for collecting real-time information, data, etc  of the various cost centers, monitoring the costs related to the phases of work classified most relevant
  • Ensures that budget and schedule changes and consequent motivation, are input to the field control systems on a timely basis and that trends and predictions reflect the project scope and experience.
  • Responsible for collection of cost data and maintenance of relevant data files, in real time
  • Responsible for the cost reporting.
  • Preparation of project cost status report and other cost related documents such as cost commitment or cash flow curves in accordance with project controls department guidelines.
  • Participates in change controls process, estimates for change notices, and incorporates of the changes into the project cost reports.
  • Assist as required in analysis and assessment of cost trends.
  • Provides consultation in resolution of problems or question relating to project cost to management (PM).
  • Prepare a final report for the reporting of costs and time incurred implementing the various process (transportation-equipment-materials-resources services sub-contract)
  • Committed to project Safety, Health, Environmental, and Security, Quality and Socio-Economic requirement

  • minimum 3 years experience in a similar role in an international company operating within the oil&gas and Power industry.
  • Fluent written and spoken English

To apply for this job please send your updated CV by e-mail at
ACZENTA International GmbH
Badenerstrasse 580
8048 Zürich - Switzerland
Phone +41 (0)44 342 30 10
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