Sr. Cost Engineer (PR-34175859)

Location: Detroit, Michigan, United States    |  Remote Working Available
Salary: £50 - £55 per hour + competitive
Sectors: Construction
Job Type: Contract
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  • Variance Analysis
    • Assessing if the candidate is an analyst or just a reporter of financials
    • Ability to trace forecasts to actual outcomes
  • Identifying Savings Opportunities
    • Seeking proactive cost-saving approaches through analysis
    • A preference for candidates who go beyond mere reporting
  • Forecasting and Forecast Accuracy
    • Inquiring about the candidate's forecast process components (UBLs, material, overheads, PM info, etc.)
    • Interest in forecast accuracy (aiming for 5-10% range)
    • Extremes outside this range could indicate unique challenges or potential inaccuracies
  • Excel Skills
    • Expecting proficiency in financial modeling, handling large datasets, creating complex charts, and financial auditing
    • Demonstrated expertise in macros (optional)
  • Maximo Access (Optional)
    • Basic familiarity with work order structures, general understanding, and navigation
  • SAP Usage
    • Looking for diverse SAP activities, including retrieving actual expenses, PO, material, WBS, timesheets, etc.

EOE Statement: Specialist Staffing Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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