Project Controls Scheduling / Cost Control Specialist

March 16, 2022
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Project Controls Scheduling / Cost Control Specialist

Project Controls Scheduling / Cost Specialist performs Project Control functions related to project life-cycle schedule planning, creation, budgeting, bid management, execution, control, cost forecasting and reporting, budget management and control, change management, and maintenance for a portfolio of projects.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Any years of Project cost control experience including cash flow forecasting and analysis.
  • Any years of experience as a Project Scheduler involved in project planning, scheduling, and progress measurement for EPC projects.
  • Any years of Primavera P6 scheduling experience.
  • Must have advanced experience using Microsoft Excel.
  • Having facilities experience is a plus.
  • You will need to Develop, implement, and maintain Monthly Forecasting, Invoicing, and Cost Reporting.
  • Having experience with Project Controls concepts such as project initiation, planning, execution, monitoring & controlling, and closeout are needed.
  • It is required to have specific experience with Cost Engineering concepts such as project estimating, forecasting, cost controls, and variance reporting are also needed.
  • Create and maintain engineering & construction schedules in support of EPC projects.
  • Develop, coordinate, and maintain these project schedules for individual projects and for the project portfolio within Primavera P6.
  • Facilitate schedule development and maintenance with the full project team (i.e. engineering, licensing and permitting, procurement, construction, etc.).
  • Analyze schedule information and provide project teams with recommended corrective action to ensure projects meet required in service dates.


BS, BA in Engineering or Sciences – Advanced Degree desired (MS, MBA, PHD). Preferred Designation (if any): PE, CCM, CCP, PSP, EVP, PMP, etc.

Required Tools:

Microsoft Excel, Primavera P6, SAP

Required experience:

  • Project Controls Cost Control: All years of experience
  • Primavera P6: All years of experience
  • SAP Software: All years of experience
  • CPM Scheduling: All years of experience
  • Forecasting & Budgeting: All years of experience
  • Project Budget Reporting: All years of experience
  • Accruals & Invoice Management: All years of experience
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel Experience

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