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Cost Modeller – MOD – Remote / Corsham – 10 months INSIDE IR35

Cost Modeller – MOD – Remote / Corsham – 10 months INSIDE IR35

Devonport, Plymouth Devonport, Plymouth Location Remote
Real Time Recruitment Solutions https://www.rtrs.co.uk
Client – Ministry of Defence (MOD)
Day Rate – Up to £476.85 per day INSIDE IR35 (Umbrella)
Length – 10 months (September 2022)
Location – 80% remote work with some requirement to attend Corsham site. 
Security Clearance – Live and Active SC Security Clearance is required

Job Title: Cost Modeller

Job Description:

  • Engage with Technical and requirements teams to ensure costs, risks and dependencies are fully aligned with Managed Exit requirements
  • Source underlying evidence to validate costs within the model to the satisfaction of the validator
  • Produce cost model and associated evidence in support of IUS Managed Exit Review Note 2
  • Produce Investment Appraisal in support of Managed Exit Review Note 2
  • Provide input to the IUS Managed Exit negotiations and procurement documentation as required
  • Support the development of approvals documentation for Managed Exit, including generation of artefacts in support of IUS Managed Exit Review Note 2
  • Support stakeholder briefings with CAAS, DefEcon, ARB, IAC as necessary

Essential/Desirable skills:

Essential –

  • Excellent IT skills including Microsoft excel to enable development of cost models to satisfy JSP 507/655 and satisfy Verification scrutiny
  • Experience of Investment Appraisals, Business Cases and Cost Benefit Analysis
  • Knowledge of statistics to support parametric modelling, sampling and risk assessment
  • Experience in methods of cost estimating including comparative and parametric techniques in support of hardware and software systems and through life support
  • Experience in creating independent cost estimates for development, manufacture, support, overheads, profit, GFA, and estimating maturity levels
  • Cost/Schedule Risk Analysis – knowledge of quantitative assessment of uncertainty, cost and schedule risk assessment
  • Logical and analytical thinking to solve problems
  • Trusted and works well in a team
  • Good written and presentation skills
  • Dependable, committed and enthusiastic, contributing to the growth of the business
  • Educated to degree level
  • Security Cleared to SC Level

Desirable –

  • Member of a professional body (finance, accounting, cost modelling, cost estimating)
  • Experience as a cost management consultant in public sector environment
  • Experience of @Risk (or similar)