Kelly Services Cost Control Analyst in Seadrift, Texas

Kelly Services has an exciting new Cost Control Analyst role available!

Cost Control Analyst - Turnaround Cost Controller

There is a new opening for a Turnaround Cost Controller in Seadrift, TX.

The purpose of this job is critical to the turnaround TA team s ability to drive value generation through detailed estimating, accurate forecasting and cost closure. Responsibilities include assisting in the managing, analyzing and forecasting costs throughout the life cycle of the turnaround, and taking independent and appropriate action to resolve cost discrepancies and issues. A successful candidate must be a self-starter and able to execute his or her work with minimal guidance from site personnel. This role needs someone who is detailed and highly motivated.

Primary Responsibilities: Build estimates for assigned work-list that incorporates all planned scope Tracks costs during the course of the turnaround Pre, Execution Post stages Analyze vendor reporting and cost estimates for variances from established plan Utilize all tools available to provide TA leadership accurate estimates and forecasts for all assigned accounts Work with cost accountant to ensure that all forecasting and accruals are submitted in accordance with company policy Complete other necessary analysis and reporting as requested.

Accrue all costs in accordance with Dow expense guidelines Provides data to Turnaround Manager for required updates Analyzes cost data and identifies discrepancies; takes appropriate action to resolve Finalize archive all cost information and assists with generations of financial portion of the closure report Provide monthly / yearly forecasts to TA Manager Must be able to lead meetings and present cost data, cost trends, etc. to leaders in the business Works with scheduler and planners to validate work inventory and to obtain missing or incomplete data, etc.

Sets up cost collection systems within Dow and with outside contractors and vendors Utilizes and maintains cost reports and contingency analysis Ensures accurate reflection of committed/spent funds, scope changes, and add-ons in all cost documents Ensures that TA team members understand the cost tracking work process Working hours are dictated by the needs in the plants, while maintaining the overtime expectations of the group Work with the Cost Tracker Network in Freeport Skills.

The incumbent should have, or be able to obtain quickly, the working knowledge of the following software and systems: SAP, Business Warehouse, Excel, Word. Must be able to independently understand and resolve situations by gathering electronic data as well as visual observations. Display strong leadership skills by actively seeking data from individuals/groups that must supply data required to get the job done, and resolve any issues. Experience with maintenance job planning and execution is a plus, but could be obtained on the job. Knowledge of the GTM, GMWP and maintenance roles is desired, but the ability to learn these processes will be key to the success of this role. Good written, verbal and interpersonal skills are attributes of a successful candidate. Good organizational communication skills. Ability to work in a team environment is a must. Willingness to follow established processes. Close interaction with all roles for long term and on-the-spot problem resolution

Qualifications Required: Bachelor 's degree in accounting, business or finance Experience in the application of analytical tools and critical thinking to a work environment Strong comprehension and application of mathematics Mastery of PC based tools and strong computer skills are required Advanced skills in Excel are required Strong written and verbal communication skills Preferred: Knowledge of SAP management systems Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles GAAP or International Financial Reporting Standards.

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