RHi is currently seeking a Cost Analyst for our client, a major oil & gas operator, for a 6 month, site-based contract position. The Cost Analyst (CA) is accountable for providing cost control, analysis and management for the plant Shutdown at the organization’s facility. The position reports functionally to the Project Services Manager and is assigned to work within the Shutdown Management Team (SMT) at site. All duties will be performed in accordance with HSE policies. The CA will utilize their expert knowledge of cost control functions related to the monitoring, tracking and forecasting Shutdown costs and budgets. The functions include analyzing and verifying the various contractors’ cost reports against actual LEMS and baseline budgets, cash flows, manpower plans, histograms, and various quantity and progress curves. The CA will provide reporting to SMT of committed, incurred, invoiced and forecast cost evaluations. The successful candidate will have working knowledge in all phases of major plant Shutdowns, from conception to completion. In addition to the organization, this position will work closely with other entities such as contractors, suppliers, vendors and subcontractors. Within these organizations, this position interacts and coordinates between multiple stakeholders, including but not limited to Operations, Maintenance, Asset Integrity, Finance, Engineering, Construction Management, Project Management, Project Controls, Contracts Administration, Procurement, Expediting, Transportation, and Logistics. The successful candidate will be a subject matter expert in using SAP for cost management and must have a proven track record of working on all phases of large scale, complex Oil & Gas facility shutdowns.
Please note that this role is camp-based. The work schedule will be 10 days on – 12 hours per day / 4 days off, between January and March 2019. The work schedule will be 16 days on – 12 hours per day / 12 days off between April and June 2019. Due to the criticality of the Shutdown execution, other shift plans might be implemented to ensure proper support is provided.