COST ENGINEER/ MODELLER

Location
Corsham
Salary
£1 per day
Posted
27 Mar 2017
Closes
24 Apr 2017
Ref
092555
Contact
Scarlett Hammond
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Contract
Our Client are currently looking for a Cost Engineer/ Modeller to work on an initial 6 month contract in Corsham.

Primary focus:
*Subject matter specialist on the costing of satellite communications (SATCOM) systems and services.
*Identification and specification of the costs associated with military SATCOM space, ground station and user terminal segments, the provision of commercial SATCOM services and user terminals and provision of a service management wrap.
*Development of the SK6 whole life cost model(s).
*Providing support and working with the MOD cost modeller
*Liaising with the SK6 delivery and enabling workstreams

*Providing detailed 'bottom up' costings for military and commercial SATCOM systems and services.
*Providing detailed 'bottom up' costings for SATCOM delivery and management services.
*Developing 'bottom up' SK6 whole life cost models

Knowledge and Skills required:
*Strong competencies in the following areas:
*Costing of military SATCOM systems and services
*Costing of commercial SATCOM systems and services
*Costing of SATCOM delivery and management services
*Cost modelling
*Ideally, prior experience in dealing with complex, multi-billion pound information technology solutions, especially in the satellite communications industry.
*Ideally, experience of project implementation or setting up of a new service
*Advanced knowledge of MS Excel and MS Office applications
*Well-developed stakeholder management, as well as written and verbal communication, skills

Deliverables:
*SK6 whole life cost model(s) plus supporting documentation.
*Assessment Phase cost models plus supporting documentation.

Due to the nature of the end customer's working environment, applicants with a live and current SC clearance are strongly encouraged to apply.


Due to the nature and urgency of this post, candidates holding or who have held high level security clearance in the past are most welcome to apply. Please note successful applicants will be required to be security cleared prior to appointment which can take up to a minimum 10 weeks.

LA International Computer Consultants Ltd is an HMG Approved Consultancy and operates as an IT & Engineering Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency, depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, we welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds. Award Winning LA International Computer Consultants Ltd (Recruiter Awards for Excellence - Best IT, Best Public Sector & Gold Awards) and the most prestigious award that any business can receive The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2015.