Cost Specialist

Job type:
on-site
Start:
ASAP
Duration:
3 months
From:
RZ Group
Place:
Lanarkshire
Date:
08/05/2017
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
project ID:
1393702

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Costing Specialist - 3 Month Contract + Extensions - £15-£19 per hour - Glasgow - JA/Req/034937

Our client, a large public services organisation, is seeking a motivated and analytically-minded Costing Specialist to join their Costing Services team based in Glasgow.

The Role:

The successful applicant's day to day responsibilities will be various and will include:

* Working through large quantities of data, referring to technical drawings and engineering guidelines
* Undertaking comparative analysis
* Carrying out quality assurance validations
* Forecasting of cost projects
* Analysing capital and operational activities
* Root cost analysis
* Stakeholder management
* Working collaboratively within a team environment

The Applicant:

To be considered for the position you must possess the below skills and experiences:

* Highly competent in interpreting and managing complex data and articulating its meaning
* Report writing experience
* Ability to make decisions based on the analysis of information
* Strong Microsoft Excel and Word skills
* Excellent numerical, literary and analytical skills
* Communication and teamwork skills
* Hold a full driving license
* Experience working from technical drawings (desired)
* Experience improving policies, processes and procedures (desired)
* Experience in estimating or engineering (desired)

As the client is a public services company, the role falls inside of IR35, and you therefore must be prepared to contract through an umbrella company.

If you feel that you meet the above criteria and would be interested in working for a large-scale public services body who endeavour to provide excellent customer service, please click apply and submit your CV for immediate review.

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