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Cost Control Specialist


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Alberta Complex - Professional - (CAN) 10031 101 Street NW (Professional) AB Edmonton , AB - T5J 0H9 Phone : 780-420-0110



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Cost Control Specialist

Manpower is seeking a Cost Control Specialist to fulfill a full time long term contract.

Location: Calgary, AB

Summary of Key Responsibilities (job functions include but are not limited to):

*Assigned to projects of $1M - $100MM some with multiyear duration with varying levels of complexity.

*Expert understanding of best management practices for project control, forecasting and reporting Proficient in the use of SAP

Qualifications and Requirements:

*Bachelor's degree in financial discipline, engineering, or technical field

*7-10 years working experience, including 2 years of relevant project experience

*Must be a proven high performer, based on prior performance reviews

*Completion of a Certified Cost Engineer (AACE's CCC/ CCE) or Project Management Professional credential (PMP)

*Using ECOSys or comparable project controls software

*Manage multiple tasks and to work with minimal level of supervision Interprets internal or external business issues and recommends best practices

*Solves complex problems; takes a broad perspective to identify innovative solutions

*Teaches project controls theory across functional areas in Maintenance Projects

*Gives clear direction and support to Project Management personnel

*Project Controls expert across Maintenance Projects

*Troubleshoots specific controls issues and make applicable changes

*Making sound judgments, which are reviewed, but which are usually acceptable as accurate and feasible

*Considers project impacts and effects of decision/solutions

*Work is assigned in terms of objectives, relative priorities and critical areas that impinge on work of other units

*Work is carried out within broad guidelines, but informed guidance is available

*Assigns and outlines work; advises of problems; reviews work for technical accuracy and adequacy

Please apply online and/or create and manage your profile at Alternatively, you can email us directly at or contact us at 403-269-6936 & ask for the Melissa. Please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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