Specialist, Cost Control - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)


  full-time   employee

United States

Title: Specialist, Cost Control

Location: US-US-OH-Circleville

Job Number: 1075730


When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, construction, and services company, we support the hydrocarbon and government services markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business units, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.

With operations in 40 countries, KBR has more than 25,800 people delivering services to customers in over 80 countries. Together they represent an unmatched reservoir of talent and experience in a wide range of markets.

Join us and you'll be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.


KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Specialist, Cost Control

Under general supervision, and occasional direct supervision, the Specialist, Cost Control performs assignments requiring experience and knowledge of standard concepts within project controls. Displays core competencies by analyzing possible solutions using standard procedures while developing advanced skills.

This position is located at a client site in Circleville, OH. No per diem will be offered.



Prepare project data reports for work-hours, budgets, expenditures, commitments, and forecasts.


Responsible for controlling project cost, including planning, developing and controlling a project budget


Creates, develops and provides project variances, trending and analysis of expenditures to the project team


Perform data management tasks using SAP, Microsoft Excel and Access, etc.


Coordinate inputs for project status reports with other departments and project leadership.



Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree in related Business, Accounting or Finance degree preferred.

Preferred understanding of cost management and control

Must be proficient in Excel and other Microsoft office products

Proficient in SAP PS preferred

Excellent communication skills and ability to function within a project team



Work is located at a chemical plant and requires exposure to ambient temperature extremes


Work may require using and wearing personal protective equipment such as fire retardant clothing, hearing and eye protection, hard hat and steel-toed boots


Day-to-day physical requirements involve standard office activities including sitting/standing for extended periods of time, attending meetings, use of keyboard and mouse repetitively, lifting and carrying less than 20 lbs frequently, etc


Work requires moderate physical exertion including walking to operating areas and walking up stairs


May require walking the plant property

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