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Senior Controls Specialist

  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: : BBBH104443
  • Location: USA, Virginia, Staunton
  • Sector: Administration, Onshore, Oil and Gas
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 04/05/2017
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Senior Controls Specialist

As a Controls Specialist within in this group you will be responsible for supporting cost and performance metrics and controls on a large pipeline construction project planned for West Virginia, Virginia, and North Carolina. As part of this role you will be responsible for the following activities.

 Aggregate spread level reports and provide root cause and variance analysis/reporting to home office on project financial and performance information.
 Conduct value added analysis on the cost and schedule impact of construction challenges in real-time to support effective decision making by project management.
 Develop and maintain regional/spread level Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
 Develop and maintain regional/spread level execution schedules
 Develop and maintain regional/spread level budget and cost forecasts
 Develop and maintain regional/spread level earned value metrics to accurately track and report project performance.
 Develop and maintain regional/spread level Risk Metrics
 Direct spread level project controls staff
 Ability to identify and elevate trends and other construction related challenges that have the potential to drive change orders
 Provide support to invoice processing team on regional/spread level progress.
 Perform other ad-hoc tasks as required

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities (KSA):

 Minimum of 3 years controls experience in utility and or natural gas industry, preferably on large natural gas infrastructure projects.
 Prior experience supporting capital construction projects required
 Excellent leadership, organizational, interpersonal, verbal and written communication
 Requires ability to work under limited supervision and direction
 Demonstrates experience in financial planning and analysis, project financial analysis, due diligence process.
 Demonstrates ability to analyze construction progress, risks, and perform root cause analysis
 Working understanding and knowledge of Primavera
 Extensive knowledge of Excel
 Aptitude for continuous learning

Required Degree - Bachelors
Preferred Disciplines - Construction Management, Business, Finance, Engineering
Additional Requirements:
Previous experience as Cost Engineer/Analyst
Travel Requirements:
Up to 75% travel required

The Controls Specialist positions will be field located positions during construction.

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.