Cost Analyst Job in Fort Mcmurray, AB - Adecco

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Cost Analyst
Location: Fort Mcmurray, AB Category: Accounting & Finance
Status: Temporary/Contract Reference: ca_en_3_016563_8514
Posted: January 05,2017 Salary: N/A

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Cost Analyst
The Cost Analyst job near Fort McMurray, AB is a full time 6 month contract position with our Oil & Gas client. In this role, the Cost Analyst will work closely with the execution business to translate financial information, risk, and opportunities throughout the project life cycle. This position is open to both candidates local to the Wood Buffalo region and those seeking a camp based position.

Responsibilities of the Cost Analyst include:

- Responsible for daily forecasts for respective business unit portfolio, including working closely with the execution managers to discuss trends and make recommendations
- Expected to liaison daily with contractors in your respective portfolio to review performance
- Analyze project cost trends and present to stakeholders in a comprehensive, complete and timely fashion, including proactive investigation of causes of variances between estimated and actual amounts and recommend solutions or recovery plans
- Support project closeout including Identifying areas for improvement, communicating lessons learned, and preparation of closeout reports


- Five or more years of experience in financial or project control and/or strategy
- Oil and gas industry experience is preferred
- Business or technical degree or diploma
- Project, accounting or cost designation preferred but not required
- Ability to work collaboratively with diverse stakeholders, manage conflict and decision making processes to optimize outcomes is key to success in this role
- Ability to successfully work under tight deadlines
- Strong numerical and analytical skills and understanding of cost control systems
- Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint).
- SAP experience preferred but not required
- Ability to work as an independent contractor
- Ability to work a flexible rotation during pre, post and during execution

Qualified candidates interested in the Cost Analyst job near Fort McMurray, AB, please apply online at
We thank all applicants however, due to volume, only those moving forward in the recruitment process will be contacted; your resume will be added to our database for consideration of future opportunities.


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**Note: Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.**