Cost / Budget Controller


About this role

About this role

Our Client, one of the largest international PMC is currently recruiting for Cost or Budget Controller for their Oil & Gas Project in Kuwait.


  • Should have relevant experience in project costing, monitoring, estimating and cost control functions
  • Oversee Budget, Cost, Estimating, Progress Measurement and Forecasting activities of the EPC Contractor and ensure these are aligned to the overall Project objectives.
  • Support the Project Controls Manager and provide functional support to the PMT.
  • To provide Cost and Estimating management, leadership and support for all Project activities
  • Review and verify EPC Contractor’s monthly invoice and claims; ensure that all invoices/project expenditures are supported with backups as per the contract
  • Monitor actual project costs, prepare project forecast report highlighting major cost variance
  • Prepare invoice for Company’s PMC team, manpower deployment charts, monthly forecasted revenue, PAF approvals, PAF register etc.
  • Coordinate with internal and external stakeholders for approval of Company’s time sheets and invoices
  • Support Service Order extensions process with supporting cost calculations
  • Ensure HSSEQ goals, objectives and targets are met through personal leadership and involvement




  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or closely related field or alternatively certification from a reputable Institute(s) in one or more areas of Project cost related expertise
  • 10 Years (if degreed) or 15 years (if non-degreed) in project cost engineering experience in petrochemical projects or closely related project types. Capable of evaluating and consulting on project cost accounting.
  • Should have relevant experience in project costing, monitoring, estimating and cost control functions
  • Candidate should be available in Kuwait on transferable visa and can join immediately / short notice.

Noted: Candidates available to attend face-to-face interview in Kuwait will only be considered.

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Wasim Hassan
Brunel Energy Kuwait

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