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Project Controls Specialist

  • Location

    Vancouver,, Canada

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Contact:

    Paul Kalisch

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    4159

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:

    2017-12-08

  • Consultant:

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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 Services Manager, the Project Controls Specialist will oversee a number of aspects associated with ensuring the project comes in on time and within scope. These include Procurement, Scheduling, 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.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide Contract administration support to a large team with diverse project requirements
  • Create and maintain EVM forecasts
  • Establishing and managing payment schedules, project schedules and budgets
  • Monitor vendor progress on contract deliverables
  • Monitoring, reporting and management of non-conformances
  • Perform financial accountability including, invoice verification and approval, monthly accruals and monitoring contract task budgets
  • Negotiate claims and facilitate dispute resolution processes


Requirements:

  • 5-7 years in a similar role, preferably in a construction environment
  • Strong knowledge of EPC environments
  • Experience preparing Earned Value Management forecasts and reporting
  • Expert level Excel skills including routine creation of Macros and complex formulae
  • Experience with Risk Management methodologies
  • Superior communications skills are a must in this role
  • The pursuit of a master's degree in an engineering discipline is an asset

**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.