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Job ID: JR0086315
Job Category: Finance
Primary Location: Phoenix, AZ US
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Job Type: Experienced Hire

Construction Cost Engineering Analyst

Job Description

This position is one of the Corporate Services Cost Engineering Analyst (CEA) on the Arizona Ocotillo Site.

The position will involve managing projects across the site as well as possible Virtual Factory (VF) Projects across multiple regions/locations. The position will report to the CS Finance Az Site Manager, and will be an integral member of a project team which includes members from the Global Construction Operations and Procurement Organizations.

The CEA is responsible for all financial elements of the project to help ensure the project is delivered on time and at the best cost to Intel. This role is one of the few opportunities in Operations Finance where analysts can both develop and perfect project management skills working with the project team as well as external suppliers.

Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Partnering with members of the project team to develop monthly project forecasts.
  • Implementing and enforcing project controls.
  • Driving process improvements.
  • Presenting financial updates to management.
  • Identifying and influencing cost reduction cash savings opportunities using financial analysis skills.
  • Additionally, the role will work closely with the project team to support contract negotiations, bid evaluations, and change order/claim resolution.
  • This position will offer management of significant capital funding with nominal oversight.


The ideal candidate should exhibit the following behavioral traits:

- Problem-solving skills
- Ability to multitask
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Ability to work in a dynamic and team oriented environment


You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's, Master's or MBA degree in Construction, Finance, Business, Accounting or any other related field.
  • 5+ years of related practical experience.
  • This U.S. position is open to U.S. Workers Only. A U.S. Worker is someone who is either a U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, U.S. Lawful Permanent Resident, or a person granted Refugee or Asylum status by the U.S. Government. Intel will not sponsor a foreign national for this position.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Requires thorough working knowledge of Construction Project Controls, Cost Engineering, finance, accounting and business analysis. 
  • Independently and proactively analyzes financial information and develops solutions to complex problems.
  • Consistently utilizes and applies advanced financial modeling, accounting, business and risk management skills.
  • Provides varying levels of advice and financial information to operational business groups or factories to drive the business decision-making process.
  • Supports business by closing the books, analyzing variances and trends, and developing financial forecasts that are consistent with the business objectives of the organization.
  • Provides information and counsel in the areas of controls/risk management, claims mitigation, budgeting and planning, pricing, cost, marketing strategies, return on investment decisions, and the development of overall business plans and strategies.
  • Ensures compliance with reporting standards and corporate policies and the integrity of external and internal reporting.
  • Plans and schedules own work to ensure the timely completion of interrelated to independent tasks and projects with very limited direction.
  • Regularly applies strategies and concepts and draws on a cumulative knowledge base from previous experiences to independently execute an appropriate course of action.
  • Develops solutions to a broad mix of moderate to complex business challenges. Inadequacies and erroneous decisions can cause considerable impact to business plans and results as well as project objectives and scheduling of work within own and other organizations.
  • Interprets information for and negotiates with clients and customers both internal and external to the organization.
  • Provides input to management including department heads, operational managers, other departments, and senior management.
  • Responsible for providing financial support to larger or more profitable departments and accounts.

Inside this Business Group

As members of the Finance team, employees act as full partners in making and supporting business decisions that are aimed at maximizing shareholder value. Intel Finance has a strong focus on facilitating change and improvement both within finance and in the operations supported.

Posting Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance....

Position of Trust

This role is a Position of Trust. Should you accept this position, you must consent to and pass an extended Background Investigation, which includes (subject to country law), extended education, SEC sanctions, and additional criminal and civil checks. For internals, this investigation may or may not be completed prior to starting the position. For additional questions, please contact your Recruiter....

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