Senior Cost Analyst, Oakland, CA​

Senior Cost Analyst, Oakland, CA​

Cordoba Corporation is seeking a Senior Cost Analyst (title and salary commensurate with experience and abilities) to work on a general engineering services contract in Oakland, CA. The position requires a professional with experience in at least one of the following fields: procurement, project controls, finance, engineering and/or construction. The ideal candidate will be a quick learner, detail‐oriented, and have strong interpersonal skills.


Knowledge of:

  • Operations, services and activities of a comprehensive budget and financial control program
  • Principles of financial and operational analysis
  • Financial, statistical and comparative analysis techniques and formulas
  • Principles and practices of project budget development, administration and control
  • Principles and practices of accounting
  • Methods and techniques for assessing performance against established objectives
  • Principles and practices of financial record keeping and reporting


Skill in:

  • Performing complex financial, statistical, and comparative and management analyses
  • Establishing and implementing procedures for budget and project control
  • Performing accurate complex financial calculations
  • Developing, organizing and maintaining accurate financial records
  • Interpreting complex computerized records and reports
  • Developing, organizing, reviewing and analyzing technical documents, proposals, contracts, presentations and reports
  • Preparing clear and concise financial and administrative reports. Interpreting and explaining financial reports
  • Communicating clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing


Minimum Requirements:

  • S. (finance) with 4 or more years of experience;
  • 8+ years of cost analyst experience is preferred.


Software Requirements:

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Knowledge of PeopleSoft preferred (Human Resources/Supply Chain/Budgeting/Accounts Payable and Procurement Modules)
  • Hyperion experience a bonus


We strongly believe in making a difference—for our clients, our communities, and ourselves. As such, we seek the best in our employees. In turn, we offer a competitive compensation package including: medical, dental, and vision insurances, life insurance, paid holiday, vacation, and sick days, and a 401 (k) retirement plan.

Cordoba Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer