Cost Estimator

Posted 23 April 2024
Salary Neg
Job type Permanent
DisciplineRenewable Energy RecruitmentOil and Gas Recruitment
Contact NameAlan Patterson

Job description

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Cost Estimator, based in Aberdeen.

* Responsible for the preparation of accurate and consistent cost estimates for proposals in compliance with the customer's commercial requirements in the tender phase, including the attendance at all relevant meetings required and to ensure compliance with the Sales and Marketing process.
* Responsible for tracking and maintaining change management throughout the Sales and Marketing process (ITT receipt to project handover).
* Support the company Sales and Marketing team post tender delivery, to ensure that internal and external feedback is addressed in a concise and accurate manner.
* Evaluate and understand all costing input and incorporate into cost estimates.
* Prepare all relevant commercial and financial documents relevant for management approval meetings.
* Prepare cashflow estimates and complete payment plans and pricing schedules for the work offered with the proposal.
* Assist Tender Lead while liaising with corporate departments during the preparation of a cost estimate (e.g. Tax, Treasury, Finance etc.)
* Assure correct hand-over of cost estimate to Projects once contract has been signed.
* Collaborate with other offices and work towards improving ways of working
* Assist in the maintenance of our database for cost estimates.

Experience & Qualifications:
* A BSc degree in any relevant area (e.g Finance, Business Management, QS) with a significant focus on costs and financial topics.
* Previous relevant experience in a similar position
* Able to plan work and keep accurate records.
* Understanding of estimating software(e.g. EcoSys) and willingness to develop skills
* Knowledge of the offshore industry and a keen interest in learning more about projects and our business in general.

Permanent position

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference: PR/071533.

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