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Cost Analyst

  • Location: Barrow-in-Furness District
  • Salary: Up to £55.75 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Procurement and Supply Chain
  • Contact: Lauren Morley
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 28 February 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH81708_1705503374

Cost Analyst

12 Month Contract initially

Barrow Based (Hybrid)

£55.75 an hour Umbrella Inside IR35

This is a great opportunity to join one of the UKs leading Defence organisations based in Barrow or North East with some travel to other sites (Mainly customers in the North East). Hybrid working. 2-3 days per week on site.

We are looking for a Cost Analyst to manage the costs of one of Strategic Manufacturing's suppliers in the North East although this could stretch to other suppliers as well. The immediate need is to focus on one of these suppliers.

  • We are looking for a candidate that is also confident and competent on Microsoft Excel as they're a lot of spreadsheets and data to review.
  • Experience of working on contracts with different pricing types. Whether that be Firm, Fixed, Cost plus, Ascertained.
  • Experience of Supplier cost management / earned value management would also be useful as well as Commercial awareness.
  • SAP Experience

The tasks this candidate would undertake would include but not be limited to:

  • Liaising with stakeholders
  • Liaising with Supplier stakeholders (potentially at Senior level)
  • Challenging the supplier / having difficult conversations
  • Reviewing weekly labour reports
  • Reconciling monthly pay applications
  • Resolving payment disputes
  • Reviewing contract documentation
  • Reviewing earned value management data / cost performance indexes
  • Maintaining records and cost trackers

For more information please contact Lauren Morley at JAM Recruitment or click apply.