Cost Engineer

Are you a cost engineer looking for your next big opportunity? Are you skilled in managing budgets and controlling expenses? If so, we want you on our team!

We’re looking for a detail-oriented and highly organized cost engineer to join us on a large project. In this role, you’ll be responsible for all things cost-related, from the preparation phase (creating budgets) to the execution phase (controlling expenses) and even the final closure of the project (handling claims and verifying payments).

To be considered for this position, you should have a college education in accounting or a related field, as well as at least 5 years of experience in a similar role. Proficiency in database programs and strong English speaking and writing skills are a must. If you’re also a good team player with strong communication skills and with an affinity for the process industry, we’ll be a great match!

If this sounds like the perfect role for you, don’t wait – apply today and join our team!

In short:

  • Manage all cost-related issues throughout the project
  • Report directly to the Turnaround/Project Manager
  • Create and maintain cost budgets
  • Control expenses and report cost deviations
  • Handle financial control of invoices, additional work, and claims
  • Ensure payments are distributed correctly to suppliers and contractors
  • Partially responsible for closing the project and handling all claims
  • Contribute to final project report to share experiences for future projects

Perks of working at Advando:

  • Take as much time off as you need, with unlimited paid leave.
  • Enjoy plenty of freedom and independence on the job.
  • Develop your skillset with intensive coaching and support
  • Advance your career on a global scale and work on exciting and diverse projects in different countries and cultures.
  • Earn a highly competitive salary that reflects your skills and experience.


Join our team and make a real impact with your work! At our company, we believe that happy employees are the key to success. That’s why we offer internal traineeships where you can work alongside a senior project controller and gain valuable experience on real projects.

But it’s not just about getting on-the-job training – we also want to help you identify and use your strengths. Through the use of the ODC (Odin Development Compass), we’ll map your personal motives and create an ideal job profile that lets you use and develop your talents to the fullest.

We offer a dynamic and supportive work environment, with opportunities for professional development and advancement. Our team is made up of diverse and talented individuals, and we believe that our differences make us stronger. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates and are committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in all aspects of our business.

Don’t miss this opportunity to grow and succeed with us. Apply now to become a part of our team!

Hours: 16-40h
Location: Antwerp Rotterdam

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