Senior Cost Controller


Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: HP325-536

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Senior Cost Controller

- Implement the ADNOC Group Cost Engineering standard and guideline in the project
- Be the focal point for all costs related reporting on the project ensuring data integrity
- Maintenance of the ADNOC project Cost Breakdown Structure and its mapping to the projects Work Break Down Structure (WBS)
- Establish the Project Budget in the ADNOC Cost Management system
- Manage ADNOC and the group companies' management of change process in line with ADNOC DOA
- Maintain the project risk register, AFE tracker and Unallocated Provision/Contingency Mgt drawdown curve
- Calculate monthly accruals based on various contractor and vendor inputs
- Update the ADNOC Portfolio Management system with the latest Estimated Final Cost, Actuals, VoWD, Commitments and Forecast on a monthly basis based on Contractor Reporting, internal assessments, and input from ADNOC's ERP system
- Help establish/input into the 5 Year Business Plan
- Maintain the projects Cash-call management
- Trend Forecast on a monthly basis, keeping a trend register updated in the process
- Able to use different forecasting methodologies as specified in the ADNOC Cost Engineering Standard and Guideline
- Input into any ad-hoc reporting requirements that may be requested by management
- Prepare and issue cost monthly reports
- Ensures financial close-out of all Call Off orders
- Contributes to lessons learnt
- Able to carry out bottoms up estimates for budgeting purposes as and when as per the 'ADNOC Cost Engineering Guideline for projects in Execute'
- Has a strong background in Project Controls in general and a strong understanding/appreciation of the Estimating and Planning functions incl. interfaces with cost engineering
- Able to challenge contractor reports and interrogate request for variations/claims
- Is aware of the Risk Management process
- Is aware of relevant accounting standards


- Engineering degree, Business or likewise from a recognized University
- Experience of working in a multi-national Oil and Gas major or Contractor
- Minimum 15+ years of relevant experience
- Candidate shall have previously held the position of Cost Engineer/ Controller and should have worked on at least one major project (greater than $ 500 Mln ) involving the production of hydrocarbons
- Must have experience of Onshore and Offshore Facilities
- Previous ADNOC experience preferred

About the Company

We deliver science, technology and engineering solutions to governments and companies around the world. KBR employs approximately 28,000 people performing diverse, complex and mission critical roles in 34 countries.

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, and long-term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver.

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Cost Controller salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 8,500

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