Horizon Recruitment is conducting the search for an experienced Project Controls Specialist for one of our BC based clients.
Our client is a world leader in their field and is seeking a dynamic individual to join their growing team for a 6 month contract.
Reporting to the Project Controls Manager, the role will oversee a number of aspects associated with ensuring the project comes in on time and within budget.
These include developing procurement budgets for major costs, planning and scheduling activities, cost controls and information management.
The role will liaise with a number of different departments and act as the bridge between project operations and corporate head office.
The ideal candidate will be able to multi-task and prioritize many ongoing assignments.
Develop and maintain procurement package budgets and cost forecasts
Provide Contract administration support to a large team with diverse project requirements
Create and maintain EVM forecasts
Manage and forecast project contingency requirements, escalation, Forex, currencies etc.
Establishing and managing payment schedules, project schedules and budgets
Monitor vendor progress on contract deliverables
Monitoring, reporting and management of non-conformance's
Perform financial accountability including, invoice verification and approval, monthly accruals and monitoring contract task budgets
Negotiate claims and facilitate dispute resolution processes
5-7 years in a similar role, preferably in a construction environment
Expert level Excel skills including routine creation of Macros and complex formulas
Advanced knowledge of SQL and other BI data management tools
Strong knowledge of EPC environments
Experience developing budgets and forecasts for complex capital projects
Experience preparing Earned Value Management forecasts and reporting
Experience with Risk Management methodologies
Superior communications skills are a must in this role
Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered
Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas : Finance & Supply Chain.