Cost Engineer

Posted 04 April 2024
Salary £58.77 - 58.77 per hour
Job type Contract - Full Time
Discipline Nuclear
Contact NameTheo King

Job description

The leading nuclear/defence company in the UK is opening its doors for a cost engineer to join the projects at a crucial point and work alongside the fantastic team they have in place.

  • Job role - Cost Engineer
  • Location - Reading
  • Contract Length - 12 months
  • Pay rate - £58.77

If you are a qualified and experience cost engineer with a good background in the highly regulated sectors then I am keen to discuss this opportunity with you.

Key deliverables:

  • Establish the Project Cost Breakdown Structure (CBS) and lead on the preparation of cost studies utilising historical data.
  • Conduct full and detailed SPI, CPI variance analysis and subsequent root cause analysis, followed by provision of narrative, recommendations & recovery planning in accordance with monthly reporting timescales.
  •  Provide trended data to the Project Manager based on performance to date and emerging trends including making recommendations
  • Implement appropriate procedures, processes and systems to ensure the quality and consistency of data.
  • Prepare, monitor and control of forecasts and budgets for specified projects, including change control.
  • Preparation of cost reports, including trend analysis and early warnings where necessary.

Essential experiences:

  • Report writing - budgets
  • NEC experience - contracts
  • Planning risks
  • P6 Planning

Please note this role will require active security clearances.

If you have the essential skills, qualifications and background please call me on 02393 876037 or email me on