Traveling Project Controls Coordinator (Contract)

Houston, Texas

This role does require heavy travel. Schedule would be Monday to Saturday, 10-hours days.

Job Responsibilites:

  • Analyze and maintain the project costs at the WBS level including control budget, incurred costs, commitments, and forecast.
  • Provide the project team with accurate and timely cost information and reporting.
  • Perform earned value measurements to anticipate forecast impacts.
  • Perform monthly project close processes and prepare monthly project reports and comparative capital cost estimates for the project in Excel and EcoSys.
  • Prepare and document project change orders timely in accordance with Project Management Office standards.
  • Engage the Project Managers in meetings and discussions to review and reforecast project costs.
  • Review cost transactions to ensure accurate project costs.
  • Communicate with larger Controls team for the project.
  • Liaise with Project Managers and Field Cost Analysts to ensure engagement with the project progress, changes, highlights and issues.
  • Maintain the project WBS such that it facilitates project execution and cost control during project execution and meets Accounting requirements for asset creation and project closeout.
  • Provide support and guidance to Engineering Cost Associates for work order maintenance, invoice coding and validation.

Job Qualifications:

  • Four Year Degree or combination of education and related experience.
  • 5 years of Project Controls or Project Management experience.
  • PMP designation is preferred
  • Experienced analytical skills including Earned Value Management are required
  • Proficient in the use of EcoSys, Oracle, PCMS systems and MS office suite, intermediate Excel skills.
  • Detail oriented and understands the importance of data reconciliation

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