Job Description


Project Costing Engineer

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Job id: 258192

17 Jan 2019

Job Location



10 to 12 years

Qualification Level

Post Graduate; Engineering Graduates/PG

Job Function

Oil / Gas / Petroleum
Site Engineering / Projects


Project planning,monitoring,execution and budgeting.

Jobseeker Nationality

Jobseekers from any country; Only Nationals of the Country for which the Job is posted

Key Accountabilities:

Cost Estimates / Cost Database

Be fully responsible for developing, reviewing and updating of project cost estimates at various stages of project maturity to ensure accuracy, completeness and compliance with the scope of works for various types of projects at all scales, including review of multi-discipline conceptual, detailed and definitive cost estimates.
Support the Senior Project Controller in establishing a cost database in accordance with the best practices for cost database management. In addition, ensure that such cost database is maintained / updated regularly and is used to develop cost estimates for all projects being executed by Technical Division.
· Act as a resource for best cost engineering and estimating practices.

· Make use of available software such as ASPEN to ensure increased accuracy in project cost estimation.

· Keep informed of technological developments in the area of responsibility (cost estimation / cost database management) in order to update knowledge, identify and recommend opportunities for increased effectiveness and/or cost reduction.

· Give advice on cost estimation to stake holders with respect to the choice to be made to order to execute the project cost effectively.

Cost Control Activities

· Support Senior Project Controller in generation of management information on projects performance (cost and schedule), monthly reports, and quarterly board reports as well as monitor projects progress and update forecast projects spend.

· Assist Senior Project Controller in analysing and reporting project variances against budgets and take actions on over and underspends, give early alarm for cost overrun of projects and provide explanation for management reporting.

Project Portfolio Management & Project Governance

· Actively contribute in updating the project portfolio from project cost and planning and reporting perspective, in accordance with the requirements of Projects Handbook and prudent practices for Project management.

· Liaise closely with all relevant sections within the company, concerning project planning, monitoring, and execution and budgeting.

· Support PCS in coordinating with various stakeholders within the Organization in preparation of the annual Capex budget, its follow–up and control of costs.

· Ensure all projects department expenses are fully allocated and absorbed into projects and work orders and work with planning and budgeting section to ensure the time writing rates are appropriate and up to date.

Minimum Requirements

· Bachelor’s degree in Engineering in relevant field from a recognized university.

· Minimum 10 years direct & relevant experience including at least 5 years in the Oil & Gas or Petrochemical Industry

Company Profile

G Gheewala HR Consultants is a brand which is 40 years old, incepted in the year 1978. G. Gheewala Human Resources Consultants, are among Top Five Human Resources in the country, holding a License from Government of India, Ministry of Overseas Indian affairs, to recruit and deploy workers for employment overseas.

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