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Cost Control Manager

Company Description

Dragados is a member of ACS Group’s Construction Division. ACS Group has earned worldwide recognition as an expert in the promotion, development, construction and management of infrastructures and services. The group shows a lasting commitment to contributing to the development of the countries in which it has a presence by bringing about improvements in their well-being and sustainable growth through:

• The development of infrastructures, civil engineering, industrial installations, energy plants, telecommunications systems and wastewater treatment plants;

• The provision of services for the purpose of the comprehensive management of urban, logistic and industrial infrastructures;

• Active participation in the sectors essential to the economic and social development of any developed country, such as infrastructures and energy.

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The Cost Engineer shall perform all aspects of cost control in an accurate, thorough, and timely manner which includes assessing and reviewing client and subcontract change orders, assisting with the preparation of budgets and reports in accordance with established company policies and procedures. The individual must be a team player and have excellent negotiation and issue resolution skills


  • Supervision of the monthly closing and preparation of an executive summary to be submitted to the Financial Manager.
  • Preparation of the forecast for the next 4 month billing cycle, including revenue, cost, and cash-flow projections.
  • Preparation and analysis of the following reports to ensure they accurately reflect the current project status: monthly cost report, weekly reports, LDR, payroll, labor report, summary report, and weekly quantities.
  • Preparation of payment report to be submitted to the owner at the end of each month.
  • Supervision of subcontractors and service agreements, purchase orders and change orders, contract modifications, and estimation of billing-payments and cost impact to the project.



  • Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management with a financial background or education
  • 7-10 years experience in cost control in highway, bridge, rail, and tunnel construction.
  • Timberland, Heavy-Bid, and Cost Control Software. (Preferred)
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