RHi is currently seeking a Cost Analyst for our client, a major oil & gas operator, for a 6 month, site-based contract position. The work schedule if 14 days on – 12 hours per day and 14 days off. The Cost Analyst (CA) is accountable for providing cost control, analysis and management for construction and maintenance projects. The position reports functionally to the Project Services Manager and is assigned to work within the Construction Management Team (CMT) at site. All duties will be performed in accordance with COP HSE policies and SPIRIT values. The CA will utilize his/her expert knowledge of cost control functions related to the monitoring, tracking and forecasting project costs and budgets. The functions include analyzing and verifying the various contractors’ cost reports, in relation to quantity and baseline budgets, cash flows, manpower plans, histograms, and various quantity and progress curves and advising CMT and PMT of committed, incurred, invoiced and forecast cost evaluations. The successful candidate will have working knowledge in all phases of projects 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 Finance, Engineering, Quality Management, Construction Management, Plant Operations & Maintenance, 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 large scale, complex Oil & Gas projects covering all phases and disciplines.