Cost Engineer

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Role Accountabilities

  • Using a broad knowledge of manufacturing processes and materials to create accurate and defendable should-cost estimates
  • Gather data, develop and validate cost models  to ensure should-cost estimates are robust 
  • Using a broad knowledge of design, manufacturing processes and materials, work with clients to analyse, challenge, and influence product designs from raw material selection to manufacturing process options
  • Report on costs, margins, and breakeven points by component, product, location, supply chain, depending on the client and project objectives to ensure a real understanding business activity and associated profitability
  • Support negotiations with client suppliers 
  • Provide the client with meaningful and user-friendly reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services, ensuring support of any bigger-picture transformational objectives.

Key Knowledge Skills & Experience


  • Strong Degree level in finance, business, engineering, IT, mathematics, science or economics related discipline 
  • Evidence of ongoing learning



  • Masters in related field
  • Business-level fluency in a second language
  • Relevant professional qualification; AACE International Membership (formerly the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering or AcostE accreditation)

Key Skills

  • Translate complex and detailed analysis into impactful messages
  • Exceptional analytical abilities
  • Solid commercial and technical acumen
  • Comfortable and confident presenter
  • Resolute relationship builder 

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Hybrid remote

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Our Culture

Vendigital has a distinctive culture, with strong values and high standards. We win as a team and put a huge focus on your career development, ensuring you get the support, training and development to excel. You will work with supportive colleagues and be invited to innovate and challenge the status quo.  

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