Cost Analyst, Temporary (12 months)

Posted 22 days ago

Job Description

Trail, British Columbia, CA

Closing Date: September 17, 2023

Reporting to the Sr. Managerial and Projects Accountant the Cost Analyst will support the 2024 KIVCET Turnaround and associated projects. This includes, but is not limited to, assisting in development of project and cost controls, cost and personpower reporting requirements and project audit program and administering through execution and closure.

This role is in the welcoming community of Trail, situated in the beautiful West Kootenay region of southeastern British Columbia. Here you will find outdoor adventure at your fingertips! Whether it’s biking and skiing, or the laid-back atmosphere of fishing and hiking, there is something for everyone.


  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures

  • Establish and lock in control budget combining approved appropriation requisitions and pre-approved work breakdown structure (WBS)

  • Apply judgement obtained through familiarity with project budget, industry metrics, dialogue with project coordinators and personal experience to evaluate, review and provide comfort / feedback on changes presented through contractor submitted proposals and change management control process

  • Working with Scheduler develop personpower reporting plan and status progress with actual and forecast to completion on weekly basis

  • Working with scheduler interpret performance indicators and reconcile to cost forecast WBS items

  • Provide recommendations on weekly (Execution) forecast adjustments

  • Evaluate and review contractor tracking sheets (Equipment, material, sub-contractors) and weekly cost reports

  • Produce weekly cost reports

  • Perform key cost audit tasks that follow pre-approved audit plan and provide recommendations based on findings

  • Assist in developing and reporting on key performance indicators (KPI’s) that demonstrate effective cost controls and other overall turnaround and Project KPI’s

  • Performs other related duties as required


  • Business Administration Diploma or equivalent
  • Formal training or relevant project controls experience.
  • High proficiency with Excel
  • Highly proficient in MS Office Suite of products
  • Ability to gather, summarize and interpret technical information and communicate the output
  • Effective communication skills including verbal, written and presentation skills
  • Proven ability to work effectively both independently and in a team-based environment, maintaining confidentiality
  • Self starter and demonstrated willingness to be flexible and adaptable to changing priorities
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Knowledge of construction industry and projects
  • JD Edwards experience preferred

Additional Info

At Teck, we value diversity. Our teams work collaboratively and respect each person’s unique perspective and contribution.

Qualified applicants interested in joining a dynamic team are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter electronically.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal, zinc and energy.

Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, its shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TECK.A and TECK.B and the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TECK.

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