Cost analysis, cost control and cost reporting activities on projects and programmes.
Liaise with client counterparts on reporting, budgets, PO, invoicing etc and formally submit contractual changes and early warnings on behalf of the project team.
Analyse contractors' cost reports and extract required data for management reporting.
Prepare and report cost engineering information & reports on a monthly basis and additional ad-hoc reports as required by Management e.g Cashflow, Actuals, Variance reporting.
Manage supporting staff members where appropriate e.g Assistant Cost Engineers.
Proactively advise management when forecasted costs exceed the approved budget and initiate appropriate action when the total forecast indicates allocated funds will be exceeded
Production of the Application for Payment including a critical review of time billed (e.g appropriate commentary, recoverable activities)
Subconsultant due diligence, contract variations, payment and maintaining relevant documents e.g limit of liability within Insight 3PM
Action and lead queries on all contracts including client contracts
Provide input and recommendations for cost engineering requirements relative to staffing, project controls, and preparing and analysing comparisons of scope and cost data between the project forecasts and the budgets.
Organize, monitor and control project costs and will define project needs for cost control in accordance with contractual requirements, objectives, and company procedures.
Commercial onboarding of project team members both internally and with the client