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Senior Cost Controls Analyst

  • Job reference: NA-003111
  • Sector: Management Consultancy, Programme Management
  • Location: Atlanta
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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.


SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 3rd largest global design firm by ENR in 2018 with nearly 55,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.


SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Atlanta, Georgia as a Senior Cost Controls Analyst




  • As part of a program management team, manage the budgeted and actual costs for a large multi-project program.
  • Includes working as part of a team to provide information on cost and schedule that informs project managers, program managers and stakeholders


  • Responsible for supporting the cost control of projects, including collecting and analyzing budgets, funding, commitments and actuals.
  • Responsible for calculating performance metrics within database.
  • Responsible for preparing monthly program level reports and project level dashboards in Excel.
  • Supports analysis of project variances in cost and schedule performance against the plan.
  • Supports monthly PM update meetings as needed and in collaboration with Deputy Program Controls Director.
  • Perform ad hoc cost control/program controls functions as needed.
  • Prepare miscellaneous weekly and monthly charts, reports, graphs (dashboard) as needed.


  • Bachelor's degree in technical discipline with 7 years' relevant experience; 6 years' experience required with Master's degree; or 10 years' experience in project control or cost analysis with an Associates Degree


  • Good conceptual design skills and the ability to communicate ideas to management and clients both orally and in writing. Very high level of analytical ability is required.
  • Knowledge of e-Builder or other PMIS System
  • Proficient in Primavera P6
  • Experience working on a program controls team
  • Experience working in the construction industry


  • PMP Certification and/or PMBOK knowledge preferred

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.


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