KBR Cost Estimator in ENG, United Kingdom

Title: Cost Estimator

Location: GB-ENG-Swindon

Job Number: 1075479

The role is to work as an Estimator for a contract to provide services as a Facilities Management Integrator. This is a hands-on role; hence the candidate must have the ability to work with cross-functional teams and deliver results.

All candidates will need to be successfully security vetted prior to employment.

Key Purposes of the Role:

To ensure that the work orders are verified as per the terms of the Supplier contractual agreements.

To assist with the resolution of supplier disputes

To prepare reports, both regular and adhoc.

To assist with the preparation of estimates of project works for Client budgetary review and approval To assist with the monitoring of progress on major projects

To assist with the preparation of budgets and forecasts

Key Tasks:

Ensure that the work orders are verified as per the Supplier contract agreements in terms of commercial values, rates, measures / quantities and material costs.

Liaise with team members, assist in prioritising team work load, and ensure verified work orders are promptly processed.

Timely communication with the supplier on all disputed work orders

Liaise with the Supplier, other team members and Client to ensure speedy resolution of supplier work order disputes

Produce all regular reports in an accurate and timely manner as per the time schedule agreed with the Senior Quantity Surveyor

Produce ad-hoc reports as requested by the Senior Quantity Surveyor and within the agreed time frame.

Assist with production of budgets and forecasts for the project and monitor actual performance vis-à-vis forecasts.

Assist with the production of estimates of project works for Client budgetary review and approval

Assist with the monitoring of progress against plan on major projects

Carry out other ad-hoc tasks as required.


Demonstrates a systematic approach to tasks and measures progress against plans

Ability to work as part of an integrated team or individually as required

A proven track record of demonstrating collaborative working in teams comprising employees of the client, contractors and other partners on the same project

Effective communicator both verbal and written with ability to produce accurate and timely reports

Excellent MS Office applications skills

Has worked in roles where he/she has had to accept responsibility for data accuracy within own remit and work area and compliance with company and or legal requirements

Ability to produce weekly / monthly summary reports

Experience of working in a high volume transaction processing (multiple suppliers)


Technical/Engineering background

Experience of working in a company that provides facilities management services

Job: Quantity Surveying