Cost Engineer III


Petroplan are looking to recruit an excellent Cost Engineer to work on a years contract based in Surrey for a major Oil and Gas client.


Prepare yearly budgets and analysis.

Review financial postings and documents prepared by others for accuracy and resolve audit findings.

Monthly department cost tracking, reporting and analysis.

Prepare monthly departmental cost reallocations.

Conduct rate analysis to determine appropriate reimbursement levels and sets rates accordingly.

Measures cost per unit of service to determine whether fees are being set at appropriate levels.

Consults with and advises department management and accounting personnel on a wide range of cost accounting matters.


Extensive background in cost reporting and analysis.

Must be detailed oriented and accurate.

Must be able to effectively perform multiple complex tasks.

Must have high standard of business ethics.

Ability to communicate clearly and effectively; both oral and written.

Must work well under pressure.

Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, Excel, Access, Word, Power Point, Visio, Crystal Reports, Fleet Focus, SAP, E-Accounting, Budget Book, Info-Edge and able to learn specialized software quickly.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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