Sr Analyst - Cost Controls

Energy Transfer Equity   •  

Houston, TX

Industry: Energy & Utilities


5 - 7 years

Posted 35 days ago

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Works with Engineering Project Managers to provide cost controls support on projects that are more complex.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Basic mastery of all skills of a cost analyst; ability to provide cost controls support on more complex projects and provide direction to peers.
  • Comfortable evaluating and communicating cost impact of scope changes, contract values, cost trend impacts, allowances for design unknowns, escalation, contingency and fee structure to the department head and management.
  • Facilitates project approval in system; assists in coding and tracking of all invoices, including retainage payments; verifies rates are correct per contract and the invoice; tracks Actuals and Commitments in detail for the project; works closely with the Project Manager to provide an updated forecast monthly for the project; provides significant project metrics as requested; provides quarterly accruals for the project; assists in creating contracts and/or work offers; manages any necessary re-classes for the project; manages documentation to be retained for project file.


Education and/or Experience, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements for this position are listed below:

  • College degree in finance, accounting, construction management or business, or equivalent business experience.
  • 5+ years of relevant experience.
  • MS Office Suite experience, especially Excel.
  • Comfortable in financial software packages.
  • Exhibits strong communication and interpersonal skills, strong ability to apply judgment, and professionally challenge and question both basic and complicated activity and assumptions.

Preferred Qualifications:

Education and/or Experience, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Pipeline industry experience

Working Conditions:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  1. Usually, normal office working conditions.
  2. Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time due to prolonged periods of sitting or standing.
  3. Occasional overnight travel may be required.