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Lead Cost Control Specialist

GE Energy
Wilmington, NC 28401
**Job Description Summary**

The Lead Cost Control Specialist supports the Project Controls Leader in creating and maintaining monthly and weekly cost reports during the design and construction of new nuclear power plants. Additional focus will be made toward change management, resource needs, monitor projects budgets, cost trends and forecasts, and support development of cashflow projections

**Job Description**

Essential Responsibilities:

As the Lead Cost Control Specialist, you will:

+ Be responsible for on-time cost control reports, customer satisfaction through management of project related activities and resources

+ Assist Project Controls Leader in organizing project cost structure in business financial tools

+ Participate in customer, internal, and/or supplier project kickoff meetings and support the Project Controls Leader with preparation & coordination of customer, internal, and/or supplier project controls meetings

+ Support the development & issuance of the Project Controls Plan; promotes the implementation of project controls procedures across the larger project team

+ Support the development and deployment of project infrastructure and project tools

+ Ensure compliance with U. S. government requirements as applicable

+ Support coordination of project activities; monitor and control progress on project deliverables

+ Ensure the conformance of project deliverables with contract and project requirements

+ Organize and archive project correspondence and records consistent with Project Configuration Management Plan

+ Lead, draft, and issue project controls management meeting notes, action item lists, and project progress reports

Basic Qualifications:

+ Bachelor's degree from an accredited university/college -OR- a high school diploma/GED with at least 5 years of experience working on projects

+ Strong oral and written communication skills

+ Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite of products (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook, etc.)

+ Demonstrated organizational skills, particularly when related to project execution

Desired Qualifications:

+ Bachelors Degree in Engineering or other STEM discipline

+ Fundamental-level financial or accounting knowledge

+ Experience or familiarity with Boiling Water Reactor (BWR) or Sodium Fast Reactor (SFR) designs

+ Demonstrated ability supporting project budget, schedule, and quality objectives

+ Financial control knowledge and understanding

+ Demonstrated professional interpersonal and leadership skills, including high level of motivation, integrity, and self-confidence

+ Ability to take initiative and to work independently

+ Ability to influence others

+ Extreme attention to detail, follow up, highly organized

+ Demonstrated ability to balance workload under short deadlines and changing priorities in a fast-paced environment

+ Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems

+ Proficiency using common project management and project controls tools such as Oracle ERP, Primavera P6, Confluence, JIRA, etc.

+ Strong process orientation in approach to work

+ Exceptional proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel

_This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment._

**Additional Information**

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en\_global/desktop/assets/images/poster\_screen\_reader\_optimized\_w\_supplement.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

As a federal government contractor, GE may in the future be required to have U.S. employees fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Some GE customers currently have vaccination mandates that may apply to GE employees.

**Relocation Assistance Provided:** Yes


Posted: 2022-05-11 Expires: 2022-06-10

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