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Cost Analyst

Waterford, CT 06385

Posted: 07/08/2024 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Project Controls Job Number: 619747 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

  • Assist with Capital Projects annual budget, monthly forecasts, and rider filing data.
  • Gather and analyze financial data pertaining to labor support for large, long-term capital projects.
  • Investigate variances with actual costs.
  • Requires knowledge of GAAP (General Accepted Accounting Principles) required for month-end liabilities and reporting.
  • Implements internal control policy and procedures.
  • Serves as a liaison between the project management team and various internal groups, such as station departments
  • Ability to develop Ad Hoc MS Excel models to summarize large data sets.
  • Ability to lead meetings at station location periodically.
Other related duties include:
  • Self-starter and makes decisions independently.
  • Strong attention to detail and high ethical standards.
  • Proactive in identifying and solving problems of high complexity.
  • Strong organizational skills and analytical / logical approach.
  • Ability to synthesize diverse information (technical, schedule, and cost) and exercise good judgment.
  • Proficient in Excel and financial systems
What soft skill requirements do you have (team fit and personality requirements)?
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written
Nice to Have Skills:
  • SAP, Excel, Power Query
High Level Project Overview:
  • Serve as Cost Analyst to support Project Managers with multi-million dollar capital projects.
Preferred Years of Experience:
  • 2-5 years of directly related experience
  • Bachelors degree
  • Other education – Accounting, Business, Finance, Construction management.
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