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Cost Estimator

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH130914
  • Location: Belgium, Antwerp
  • Sector: Chemical, Onshore, Oil and Gas
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 09/08/2018
This vacancy has now expired.

The purpose of the Cost Estimator is to ensure professional and consistent estimation performance in our studies and projects.

  • Perform early phases cost estimates for CAPEX investment projects
  • Perform estimate reviews of Engineering Contractors estimates together with the project teams
  • Evaluate quantities on a higher level for sanity checks of scope inclusions
  • Participation in the Cost Estimation Network
  • Review COR (Change Order Requests) estimates from contractors
  • Perform counter estimates on both bottom line estimates and COR estimates.
  • Perform Estimates to Complete (ETC) as required on execution projects
  • Evaluate cost drivers in projects, in study phases and actuals in completed projects. Collect data and maintain database.
  • Risk management knowledge and conveying of remaining risks into contingencies via probability calculations
  • Calculation of technical contingency requirements using Monte Carlo methods, hereby determining estimate accuracies.
  • Adapt the process to the project needs taking into account the project complexity.
  • Generate effective and efficient tools to be applied at different stages of the project when necessary.
  • Ability to act as reviewer independent from the project teams
  • Issue estimate review reports including benchmarking cost drivers and conclusions as an input for PDRI and/or IPA reviews
  • Assistance with the preparation for, and participating in, the PDRI and IPA review meetings

For more information about this role please contact our London office