Project Cost Specialist

System One

Project Cost Specialist

Minneapolis, MN

System One is currently seeking a Project Cost Specialist on a 12 month contract position located in Minneapolis, MN.

Project Cost Responsibilities:

Provide cost tracking/cost forecasting on our major projects within energy supply which ranges anywhere from coal to gas, wind, solar and battery; anything to do with generation.

This role will work alongside our project managers to keep track of the project financials, the health of those financials and the project as a whole by submitting monthly forecasts accruals. Historically, these roles have been cost or scheduling focused.

This position is on the cost side; however, the manager is open to seeing both cost and scheduling experience.

Will be attending project meetings, (most of which are virtual) to keep up on whats going on with the project.

The work is cyclical depending on the day of the month; beginning of the month if the month end close in which the resource will be working on forecasting, reconciling the actuals from last month. During the middle of the month, the resource will be focused on attending those project meetings and staying up to date with things that are moving around the project, whether its cost related or not. The busiest times would be the last week of the month and first week of the month. The middle part of the month, however, you are still busy, staying engaged with the project itself.

Project Cost Requirements:

Must have advanced MS Excel skills (pivot tables, graphs, etc.)

Familiarity with data analytics reporting tools preferred

Cost background in Construction or Utilities preferred

Forecasting experience required

Experience with Macros preferred

Knowledge in SAP strongly preferred

5-7 years cost accounting knowledge within the construction industry.

Duration: 12 months

Location: Minneapolis, MN

Pay Rate: $45-50/hr

System One, and its subsidiaries including Joulé, ALTA IT Services, CM Access, TPGS, and MOUNTAIN, LTD., are leaders in delivering workforce solutions and integrated services across North America. We help clients get work done more efficiently and economically, without compromising quality. System One not only serves as a valued partner for our clients, but we offer eligible full-time employees health and welfare benefits coverage options including medical, dental, vision, spending accounts, life insurance, voluntary plans, as well as participation in a 401(k) plan.

System One is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, family care or medical leave status, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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