Estimator

Location
MoD Abbey Wood, Bristol and Barrow
Salary
£36,000 per annum
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Permanent

Project Estimator

Abbey Wood, Bristol & Barrow

Up to £36,000 & fantastic benefits

About Us

We are proud to manage exciting and complex projects that equip and support the UK's Armed Forces. From jet engines in the sky to submarines beneath the seas, there is no area off-limits amidst the services we provide to the UK troops serving across the whole of the globe. Headquartered in Bristol, we employ around 12,000 staff and over the next ten years will deliver an equipment and support programme of approximately £157 billion to the Royal Navy, British Army and Royal Air Force. The breadth and depth of what we do means a career with us gives you fantastic variety, challenge and career development. Not to mention a generous pension & fantastic flexible working options!

About the role

This is an exciting opportunity to join DE&S during a period of change and growth where you will be working within the Project Controls Function, where we are seeking to increase our estimating capability by appointing a number of Project Estimators to support the capability to provide specialist advice to multiple stakeholders on complex issues. The role leads, supervises and reviews the preparation of Cost Estimates or the development of Cost or Financial Models. You will be responsible for Project Controls activities within Cost Estimating or Cost Modelling.

What we're looking for

Successful candidates will have demonstrable experience of delivering high standard Cost Estimation, Forecasting and Modelling functions with defence or industry. The role requires an in depth relevant work experience that might be gained from up to 5 years post qualification experience in one or more roles. Incorporated member of ACostE or full membership of Association of Project Management is desirable.

What we offer

When you join DE&S, you will be part of a first-class and inspiring organisation that provides you with excellent opportunities to develop and acquire many new skills, whether through training for continued personal development or working towards professional qualifications. We have created an environment where you can look forward to coming to work and be empowered to be at your best. We offer flexibility in how you work that helps you to do your job in a way that suits you, alongside a first rate benefits package including a pension scheme that is unrivalled in the current marketplace. How to apply Simply click on the link and go through to our application page on the Civil Service Jobs website. https://www.civilservicejobs.service.gov.uk/csr/index.cgi?SID=dXNlcnNlYXJjaGNvbnRleHQ9NDExODA2ODYmc2VhcmNoX3NsaWNlX2N1cnJlbnQ9MSZvd25lcj01MDcwMDAwJnBhZ2VhY3Rpb249dmlld3ZhY2J5am9ibGlzdCZqb2JsaXN0X3ZpZXdfdmFjPTE1NDk3MTkmY3NvdXJjZT1jc3FzZWFyY2gmb3duZXJ0eXBlPWZhaXImcGFnZWNsYXNzPUpvYnMmcmVxc2lnPTE1MDAzMDQxMTktNmVhZWJjM2MzMjk3ZDkwODI2ZmQ5ZGZmNTI3ZDAzN2RiZjM1YjBlNQ==