Lead Cost Engineer

Job Reference: BBBH72054

Posted by: Hafsa Akram

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Industry: IT
Leatherhead, UK

Description of role:

Lead Cost Engineer

Leatherhead (5 days a week with the possibility of hybrid working (2 days remote)

Initial 6-month contract

You will play a crucial role in establishing budgets, tracking compliance, and analysing deviations.

Your responsibilities will include

  • Establishing budgets and tracking compliance and deviations.
  • Analysing cost, progress, and performance indicators such as earned vs planned, committed vs budget.
  • Analysing trends and forecasting to-go.
  • Leading the change management process, including capturing and documenting changes.
  • Developing and monitoring contingency drawdown plans.
  • Developing and maintaining cash flow projections.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Budget Analyst or similar role.
  • Strong analytical skills with attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in financial software and MS Office, particularly Excel.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaborate effectively in a team environment.

If you are a Lead Cost Engineer seeking a new opportunity, please apply now.

Reference: 72054

Hafsa Akram

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