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Kent Recruitment

Cost Controller

Brisbane - Australia
Project controls
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Kent is seeking a Cost Controller for a fast track, refinery upgrade project. This role will be based in our Brisbane office.

About You:
Join us. Unleash your energy within.
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.

Our Purpose and Beliefs:
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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Our vision for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging:
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 role:
This key project role will act as a primary focus for project cost estimating, tracking and analysis.
This role will prepare project cost estimate of resources and other expenses through discussions with functional and project leaders in a timely manner using our cost structure and preparing cash flows by analyzing the timing of sales and costs.

Take ownership of costing process to meet Cost Plus model to align with Target cost
You will be responsible for tracking of daily project performance against client KPI's and targets and participate in the proactive identification and agreement of variations with the client.

The Project Management group collectively will ensure that Kent continues to deliver the project to Kent’s client in accordance with a well-established market reputation (technical excellence in services, service delivery, cost, schedule and quality). As the cost controller you will be responsible for reporting and continuously looking at the ways of improving processes, cost health and informing the project team and revising the procedure accordingly.

You will have the opportunity to develop skills to understand the fundamentals of our business, skills to compile an estimate and tender document, subcontract RFQ and contract documentation and developing the skills to understand the implications of contract of contract clauses.

Come join us on an instrumental project in Queensland!

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