Cost Analyst

£28000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
James Beswarick
Clearance Level
Job Type
Do you have Mathematical Modelling experience in an Engineering environment?

Our client is a well-established, niche consultancy, specialising in options assessment and evidence based decision making support. They work on interesting and dynamic defence research across the industry this includes systems architectures, equipment, training, personnel, contracting mechanisms, analysis techniques, etc.

You will have great Variety in this role every assignment will be different and will involve helping to run the business not just technical consultancy.
The role will involve supporting projects from initiation to delivery, including:

Planning, management and delivery of contracts
Developing models, analysis, stakeholder management, leading meetings and presenting results
Contribute towards the running of the company across all roles and disciplines, including: identifying business opportunities; performing requirements capture activities; analysing cash flow and writing proposals

You will have a strong understanding of engineering principles. Experience of mathematical model development is required; in a Matlab/Simulink environment is desirable, and similar experience in other contexts may be considered.
Degree qualification:
You will possess a good degree in Engineering or Engineering Mathematics, and have demonstrated mathematical modelling aptitude and capability as part of your project work or through other experience; or,
You will possess a good degree in Mathematics or a Science subject and have subsequently applied mathematical modelling to an engineering or related discipline.
This opportunity is open to recent graduates however the following additional skills or experience are also beneficial:
Post-graduate research experience in mathematical modelling topics relevant to engineering;
Modelling and/or control of dynamical systems;
Operational modelling and/or operational research;
Supportability modelling;
Software engineering
You will have good experience within the use of MS Excel and Word
Have experience in writing technical reports
Have qualifications or experience in cost estimating, risk management, programme management
Cost Analyst
Bath, Bristol, South West
£25,000 - £35000 + bonus, pension, health care

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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