Cost Engineer

£30 - £38/hour
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A leading supplier of services to the nuclear industry are seeking to recruit a Cost Engineer on a contract basis for work in Warrington.

About the role:

- Provision of a pro-active cost engineering service to bids and projects in accordance with procedures and systems.

- Monitor and control of commitments and accruals in conjunction with the Project Manager.

- Monitor and control current control estimate.

- Prepare and input into project detailed cost reports as per project categorisation criteria and requirements.

- Prepare detailed financial forecasts as required (generally on a quarterly basis).

- Monitor and control of change.

- Support the PM / Financial Controller in the production and analysis of cost/sale performance.

- Support the PM to assess the outturn costs / sales.

- Contribute to the identification of project risks and the quantification of financial impact.

- Set up, maintenance and control of the cost capture structure in finance systems

 What you will need:

- Minimum 5 years cost estimating / cost engineering experience in an appropriate sector (nuclear, process engineering, oil & gas or civil engineering).

- Sound knowledge of recognised project management and controls principles including Earned Value Management.

- Good knowledge of the uses of commercial scheduling and estimating software.

- Minimum HNC level qualification in an engineering discipline.

What`s in it for you:

- Attractive rates

- Long term project

- Working for a large organisation in the nuclear industry