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Kent Recruitment

Cost Control Administrator

Brisbane - Australia
Project controls
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If you have world-class ambitions to reach the stars while keeping your feet on the ground, we’re the team for you. We've created a new breed of company – future-focused with reimagined ambition across all disciplines within the energy sector.

We love people who know their own potential and are not afraid to use it. We know that together, we’re far more than the sum of our parts. So, we celebrate people who want to grow and develop as we work together on some of the largest projects on the energy world stage.

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As Kent, we’re tackling the greatest challenge of our time - to bring our world the energy it needs in the most responsible way ever imagined.

It’s the energy of every member of our team driven by our beliefs that is making this happen. Whatever our skill, our language, or our culture. These beliefs define and direct us every day to be the very best - for ourselves, our clients, our key stakeholders, the communities we operate in and the planet:





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We recognise that diversity & inclusion are catalysts for success. We’re heightening awareness on the benefits of people diversity, diversity of experiences and diversity of our perspectives. Creating a culture of inclusivity where all employees feel a sense of belonging.

Our combined energy is fueled by different nationalities, across 6 continents and 24 countries. Our commitment is to celebrate character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability.

About the Position:

The Cost Control Administrator role will act as a primary focus for administrative activities of the project: Personnel Approval Forms (PAF), Budget Allocation Requests (BAR).

Your responsibilities:

  • Demonstrated high level of coordination skills to gather cost-related data from project leads, accounts, and others.
  • Maintenance of registers: personnel onboarding and leaving the project, budget allocation request.
  • Assist in the preparation of Personnel Approval Forms, Budget Allocation Request Forms.
  • Assist in updating the Staffing Plan (white- and blue-collar personnel).
  • Distribution of project related documentation.
  • Maintain electronic and hard copy filing for project control reports and other related documents.
  • Ensure that areas of concern are highlighted relating to contract costs, activities, and contract deviation.
  • Assist in compiling monthly and fortnightly reports.
  • Develop skills to understand the fundamentals of our business & the implications of contract of contract clauses.
  • Liaise closely with the Cost Control, Change Management and Procurement teams


  • Professional Tertiary Qualification in a relevant discipline


  • Attractive salary & benefits
  • Health & Wellbeing Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Inclusion & Belonging Program
  • Health insurance discount
  • Work for a brand that's been in the industry for over 100 years
  • Great Culture | Safety Focused | Collaborative Team

We foster an environment where you are challenged professionally and empowered to take the lead on your career development with the support and guidance of our leaders. We’re committed to making sure that every single person uses their time with us to gain valuable experience and skills for their future, so why not pursue your career with us today!

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Applicants must have the right to live and work in Australia.

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