Venture Global LNG (“Venture Global”) is a long-term, low-cost provider of American-produced liquefied natural gas. The company’s Louisiana-based export projects service the global demand for North American natural gas and support the long-term development of clean and reliable North American energy supplies. Using reliable, proven technology in an innovative plant design configuration, Venture Global’s modular, mid-scale plant design will replace traditional designs as it allows for the same efficiency and operational reliability at significantly lower capital cost.
We are seeking a Project Cost Analyst, who will be based in Houston, Texas to work within our Project Controls group. The Project Cost Analyst will focus on our Plaquemines Project and will required to achieve project goals within a specified deadline within a collaborative, yet fast paced team.
Focal point for setting up Early Works construction and engineering budgets
Review assigned Contractor invoicing for accuracy
Assist in development of Estimate at Complete values for cost accounts
Conduct cost variance analysis of reported data and communicate trends
Understand the Early Works and Preliminary Engineering Project Schedule and ensure correlation to Value of Work Done and cost forecasting
Participate in Change Management program to identify areas of risk exposure
Coordinate with Change Management and Contract Management on documentation requirements
Evaluate potential change requests for impact on budgets
Assist with formulation and documentation of TIC estimate
Support Accounting functions with accrual estimates
Support Finance functions with cash flow forecasting
A Bachelor's degree in Business, Construction Management, Engineering or any related field.
Minimum 5-years project cost analysis experience, preferably with a Gulf Coast LNG project and/or upstream / downstream oil and gas major capital projects
Demonstrated ability to understand a demanding, technical and complicated construction program; and the ability to communicate progress and issues to a technical- and management-level audience.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
Effective oral and written communication skills, with an ability to communicate complex issues to a non-technical audience
Operational knowledge of EcoSys and SAP preferred
Venture Global LNG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.