Jagal Group is a leading Nigerian conglomerate with operations in the Oil & Gas, Construction, Technology and Manufacturing, FMCG and Technology industries. The company has been growing successfully over the past 40 years, and has become a valuable and respected contributor to the development of the country's economy.
Jagal Group is a highly respected member of the Nigerian business community and is consistently amongst the leaders of its business sectors. The Company possesses profound knowledge of the country’s social complexities and the political, economic and corporate systems, particularly those of the energy, real estate and manufacturing sectors.The Jagal Group is a leading Nigerian conglomerate with operations spanning three key sectors in the Nigerian Economy: Oil & Gas, Construction & Real Estate Development, and FMCG Manufacturing. The Group has been growing successfully over the past 40 years and has become a valuable and respected contributor to the development of Nigeria’s economy.
To Lead with Integrity and Performance with Excellence
To be a Symbol of African Corporate Success
Leadership, Accountability, Excellence, Focus, Safety, Resilience, Energy, Integrity, and Respect.
To manage all costs relating to oil and gas engineering and civil engineering projects, from the initial calculations to
the final figures. Utilise cost methodologies and tools, review, analysis cost breakdown and estimates, analysis of project risks, manage reviews and interface with the Client.
Seek to minimise the costs of a project and enhance value for money, while still achieving the required
standards and quality as specified by the contract and/or engineering and building regulations, which needs to
be understood and adhered to.
To prepare tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client
Undertake cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work
Assist in establishing client’s requirements and undertaking feasibility studies
Performs risk and value management and cost control
Advises on procurement strategy
To identify, analyse and develop responses to commercial risks
To prepare and analyse costings for tenders
Allocates work to subcontractors
Provides advice on contractual claims
To analyse outcomes and writing detailed progress reports
To evaluate completed work and arrange payments
To maintain awareness of the different engineering and building contracts in current use
Key Reporting Requirements
Monthly Report detailing tenders, contracts, analyses and work progress
Senior Commercial Manager and Commercial Manager
Holds a four-year college degree in business management or a related discipline or 15+ years’ experience in the Oil & Gas industry
Overseas and/or Africa work experience
Computer Literate – MS Project, MS Excel, MS Word
Familiar with EDMS – Team Binder or similar
Experience of working in multicultural environments
Good English written and verbal
Effectively work under pressure in a team-oriented environment;
Demonstrate the ability to meet deadlines and produce quality complex work
Lagos - Lagos, LA NG (Primary)
Reporting to: Cost Control Manager
Responsible for maintaining project cost control systems and procedures as well as providing cost control reports. Provide support to Manager for required coordination of costing activities on all projects.
Key aims and objectives:
Primarily responsible for performing projects cost control and reporting
Ensure completeness and accuracy of data on Project vendor invoicing and Payment.
Prime Responsibilities and Duties:
Prepare combined project expended manhours and manpower reporting against budget and Preparation of monthly variance report of actual against budget manhours and manpower.
Prepare combined monthly variance report on Project cost against budget.
Monitor and evaluate project expenditure and ensure uniformity in Project cost coding in line with Project Cost breakdown structure.
Maintenance of integrity of project cost data.
Prepare Project cash Flow forecast and cost reports for mini projects and/or reimbursable contracts.
Monitor and evaluate budget performance for mini-projects.
Manage and Control Mini Projects in the area of Cost Reporting to Client and Billing.
Ensure timely billing and payment on Project related invoices.
Ensure compliance with agreed filing system for cost documentation.
Stand in as Cost Controller on new Projects until the recruitment of Dedicated Project Cost Controller.
Additionally be called upon to assist in other varying duties as the role develops and as from time to time is identified for the smooth running of the business.
Reflects ability to perform at a standard of competency that consist of leadership, team working, thinking, delivering result and continuous improvement on defined level.
Able to understand and interpret project contract such as scope of work, schedule of rate etc which has direct relation with project controlling.
Able to prepare project cost report with certain accuracy depending on project stage or project data available, interactive work with all related engineering section effectively;
Job Specific/Technical Competencies:
Familiar with MS Office tools
Advanced MS Excel skills.
Advanced computer literacy
Good communication and presentation skills
Qualifications and Experience:
Minimum Bachelor degree from reputable university
Minimum 5 years experience as Project Cost Controller – preferably from oil and gas industry
Excellent communication in both written and spoken English
Potential to grow to a senior role.
Loyalty towards work
Reliable and detail-oriented.
Able to work accurately and neatly.
Ability to work under pressure.
Display high level of professionalism in Job delivery.
Lagos - Lagos, LA NG (Primary)
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