Senior Project Cost Engineer – Stavanger


Work Location: Stavanger
Duration: 01/09/2022 – 31/08/2025


• Lead all integrated project cost engineering activities associated with monthly performance reporting, KPI reporting, business plan updates, annual and quarterly license budgets, baseline process, cost and schedule risk analysis and other applicable project control processes
• Utlise EcoSys as Project Cost Management system and (pro)actively propose improvement of system functionality and cost engineering process
• Implement and maintain the standard project Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)/Cost Breakdown Structure (CBS)
• Responsible for accurate and consistent cost tracking in EcoSys during the life cycle of the project and visualization in PRO Reporting app and dashboards
• Identify, analyze deviations against project targets
• Responsible for transfer of the Estimate into Control Budget (MCE) and be able to communicate basis for cost estimates, estimate and baseline assumptions
• Work closely with Alliance Project Teams to capture, understand, control and trend changes and impact of changes to Alliance MLCs and forecasts
• Support project change management, reviewing scope changes, assessing impacts of project changes on project cost. Maintain project cost change register in accordance with applicable procedures.
• Develop, implement and manage contingency drawdown plan, provide visual reports to PM
• Correlate cost data with other project controls data (schedules, manpower, productivity etc), investigate variances, prepare analysis, highlight inconsistencies and propose mitigating actions
• Read and acquire a thorough working knowledge of the relevant articles of project contracts and MLC agreements, PEP, PDO, SOW. Seek clarification from others in the project team
• Provide data to populate benchmarking database, project close-out report. Compare final outcome with Sanction estimate
• Responsible for managing accruals, cash flow input, invoice handling, preparation of requisitions
• Provide input to risk management, change management, quality management etc
• Actively participate in improvement of cost engineering function in company
• Actively participate in professional networks and collaboration arenas


• BSc/MSc. in Engineering / Economics / Management or equivalent education

• Expertise and deep competence in Cost Engineering discipline, tools and methods
• Understanding of project cost engineering tools and methods
• Minimum 10 years of relevant experience
• Knowledge of SAP, PIMS, EcoSys, Microsoft office is an advantage
• Technical professional with broad exposure to full life cycle projects in the industry


Dovre Group is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from anyone meeting the requirements for this position.


For more information about the position above or working for Dovre Group, please contact:

Trine Nilsen
Senior Recruitment Manager



Job ID: #27841