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Wells Cost Controller

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Project Services - Cost / Estimating / Planning / Documentation
  • Date posted: 04/06/2019
  • Job reference: VR/44406
This vacancy has now expired.
Raeburn have a requirement for a Wells Cost Controller to work with an Oil & Gas Operator. This is a 12 month contract based in Aberdeen.

As Wells Cost Controller you will be responsible for the cost management and reporting of wells, well integrity & rig maintenance. Your main duties will include:
- Preparing annual and project budgets in line with the agreed project plans
- Preparing cost re-forecasts each quarter in line with updated project plans in consultation with the budget holders
- Running scenarios as directed by management to assess options and impacts with respect to costs from changes in scope or execution
- Ensuring cost tracking report reflects those reported in the accounting system
- Developing appropriate Cost Breakdown Structures to support project requirements
- Identifying areas for cost efficiency and reduction
- Providing Value of Work done for each cost category in line with the monthly accounting timetable
- Preparing/supporting monthly cost report highlighting variations from budget and revised forecasts
- Preparing end of well reconciliations in line with industry best practice
- Preparing Wells Cost Close-out reports

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:
- Significant, relevant experience in Wells cost control in a similar role for an Operator or in a duty holder organisation
- Extensive technical knowledge and application of cost control and associated systems
- Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
- Knowledge of Workmate & AX would be advantageous