Job Description

The Project Control expert is responsible for ensuring timely and cost efficient delivery of the project.

 

This is a 2-year project for the implementation of Energy Supply Improvement Investment Program in Afghanistan.

 

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop standards and processes for review of contractor’s baseline and updated schedules
  • Develop Earned Value Management cost loaded schedules and provide critical analysis of cost loaded schedules
  • Create and implement different project management templates for gathering, tracking and verifying project’s progress for Quality Assurance team
  • Track projects schedule and cost on timely manner and recommend for mitigation, if required
  • Lead project planning and scheduling review meetings
  • Investigate causes of variance between planned and earned/actual and recommend solutions or recovery plans
  • Perform an independent delay analysis as part of any Contractor delay claim/s
  • Participate in the process to develop mitigating strategies to maintain program goals and objectives
  • Review Contractor’s baseline schedule and prepare audit report and recommend corrections
  • Provide oversight and analysis of Contractor’s updated schedules. Conduct weekly schedule analysis meeting with subcontractor
  • Develop standards and processes for review of contractor payment invoices
  • Responsible for maintaining and training invoice auditing standards
  • Create templates for checklists and invoice audit worksheets for invoice audits
  • Responsible for review and audit contractor’s progress payment invoices
  • Responsible for the development of Cash flow for all on-going projects based on analysis of Contractor’s schedule
  • Prepare training materials and aids for training MS Project, Primavera and Project
  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

 

Qualifications to be successful in the role:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
  • At least 8 years of experience in overseeing cost, invoice auditing and scheduling for construction projects
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) or Project Scheduling Professional (PSP) Certification is required
  • Proficient in managing simultaneous projects to meet costs/deadlines successfully
  • Highly knowledgeable in MS Project, Primavera and Project
  • Familiar with international standards relating to area of expertise
  • Experienced in working in post-conflict countries is desirable
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills


Preferred qualifications

  • Undergraduate
  • Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering(B.E,B.Eng)
  • CISBE - Member
  • 8-10 years of Experince in prefered industry