Mott MacDonald is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the world. We are a multisector consultancy providing engineering, management, and development services on projects in 150 countries. With over 16,000 of the best people working on a diverse range of challenges, we’re helping our clients deliver sustainable infrastructure and development solutions. We have a collegiate and collaborative culture which values equality and diversity, and we take proactive steps to create an inclusive workplace.
The advisory and programme delivery division delivers services to projects ranging in scale and complexity from £million’s to £20bn, through the technical disciplines of programme management, project management, project controls, scheduling, cost management, estimating, infrastructure finance, management consulting, digital consulting, education and healthcare management.
Our environment and water portfolio is primarily a UK based business delivering project, programme and commercial management services to regulated water/wastewater clients and the Environment Agency. Our work stretches across the entire project lifecycle, from pre-contract cost estimating and benchmarking to post contract QS services and commercial assurance. For project and programme management we deliver capital projects on behalf of our clients, both internal and external that range from several hundred thousand pounds in value to major projects and programmes worth over £0.5billion. Additionally we are the home of the cost intelligence service, a specialist team of data analysts and economists who provide expert advice across all sectors.
Our vision, with your help, is to deliver major transportation projects as part of a global business and to establish our wide-ranging consultancy as credible and preferred for our existing and new clients.
We are currently looking for a cost intelligence consultant to join our team in London. The cost intelligence team is comprised of a dynamic team of economists, data analysts and researchers dedicated to collating construction economic data from around the world to help our global clients receive consistently accurate benchmarked cost information.
The successful candidate would undertake an assistant role within the successful cost intelligence team. This new opening within the team offers a real opportunity to learn and develop cutting edge skills in our commercial research services as well as a clear path for progression.
Educated to degree level in either a construction or any mathematical /quantity surveying or economics based course
Excellent skills within Microsoft Office particularly excel and database programmes (including knowledge of VBA)
Experience of producing reports for external clients including dashboards
Good written and oral communication skills
Knowledge of the built environment industry
Previous experience of working within a similar role
Knowledge of econometric modelling
Experience of working within a client facing role
Chartered in relevant discipline
Equality, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) are at the heart of our organisation. We promote equal opportunities and have several initiatives to create an inclusive workplace culture; Our dedicated inclusive recruitment page provides more information on our efforts and recognitions.
If you have a disability and would prefer to apply in a different format or would like us to make reasonable adjustments to enable you to apply or attend an interview, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will talk to you about how we can assist.
At Mott MacDonald, we support our staff to create work-life balance which works for them and welcome candidates looking for career flexibility. We are open to discussing flexible working at interview stage.
We can offer:
• Pension matched up to 7%
• Competitive annual leave and the option to purchase additional annual leave
• An annual professional institution subscription
• Life insurance
• Enhanced parental leave
• Annual company performance bonus scheme – Subject to company performance
• Flexible benefits scheme to suit you, including cycle to work & Interest free season ticket loans etc.
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• Geography Bachelors degree or in a relevant discipline or relevant experience
Essential competencies / skills:
• Good communication skills and able to liaise at all levels with both internal and external stakeholders
• Proven ability in prioritising a busy workload with challenging deadlines
• Full clean UK driving license and a willingness to travel to land referencing locations
• Competent in Microsoft packages including MS word and Excel
• Highly motivated and conscientious
• Able to work to a high level of accuracy and attention to detail in tasks such as data capture and the production of documents
Must be a good team worker and decision maker