Estimator

Posted 1 week ago by Norwich Purchasing Easy Apply
Our client is a highly successful engineering and manufacturing company based on the East of Norwich and is currently seeking a full time permanent Estimator.

Reporting to the director of business development the Estimator will be responsible for estimates for this business and assist with gun system cost reduction whilst maintaining the estimating data base, sufficient to support cost investigation by MOD, especially with regards to cost break points, etc.

Skills and Qualifications:-
Estimating, planning, reporting research results, attention to detail, informing others, requirements analysis
An ability to transpose a technical drawing or maintenance manual into a resource demand and material cost estimate, or distil and clearly articulate the proposal scope, contractual and technical requirements
Experience within the defence, manufacturing or repair and maintenance environment.
A challenging nature, the desire to question and understand the reasoning behind technical assumptions. The conviction to stand behind the assumptions you make in the generation of cost estimates.
The ability to think outside the box and make confident estimating assessments based on previous knowledge and experience
Computer literate (Excel / Word). Working practise of 3-Point Estimating, risk generation and Monte-Carlo simulation modelling

Salary negotiable depending on experience

Contact maryrisa.chappell@reedglobal.com

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Reference: 34731751

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