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Our Vacancy


  • Defence
  • Permanent / Project Management
  • Glasgow
  • 07/02/24
  • On site

Assystem is an international company with one mission: accelerate the energy transition around the world.

Every day, our 6,500 switchers located in 12 countries (Europe, Middle East, Pacific Asia & Africa) connect their six thousand billion neurons to tackle the task of the century: switching to low-carbon energy.

We are a collective committed to the actors who are making the energy switch. Sharing our knowledge, expertise and values allows us to innovate and think differently about the energy transition.

Drawing on more than 55 years’ experience in highly regulated sectors subject to strict security and safety requirements, we provide our customers with engineering and project management services, as well as digital services and solutions to optimize the performance of complex infrastructure projects throughout their life cycle. The Group is currently ranked second in the world for nuclear engineering.

To ensure a viable, efficient, and reliable energy future for all.

Job Description

To undertake cost planning for projects during the development and design project lifecycle stages in support of Business Plans utilising appropriate Method of Measurements, e.g. Civil Engineering Standard Method of Measurement and New Rules of Measurement.

Key Accountabilities

  • Develop accurate and comprehensive 3 Point Estimate (3PE) in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Develop 3PE in accordance with Method of Measurement format and structure.
  • Work collaboratively with the Risk and Value Team so that all 3PEs are supported with the appropriate Risk Allowance.

My profile

Essential Skills and Experience

  • A basic knowledge of Cost Planning and Estimating processes and techniques. 
  • A basic knowledge of Cost Analysis, Cost Modelling and Benchmarking processes and techniques. 
  • Qualified to basic standard in Cost Planning, Estimating and / or Quantity Surveying. 
  • Experience of civil engineering, M&E projects and / or building projects. 
  • Relevant successful experience of the provision of Cost Planning, Estimating and / or Quantity Surveying services in a project environment. 
  • Understanding of the project management, planning, risk assessments and management, and investment authority processes associated with building and / or civil engineering infrastructure projects. 
  • Good communication, analytical, presentation and reporting skills. 

Desirable Skills and Experience


  • Qualified to a professional standard in cost planning, estimating and quantity surveying through membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) or equivalent body. 
  • Educated to degree level. 


SC Cleared to start,  Sole UK National

2-3 days/week in a Glasgow office



We are committed to equal treatment of candidates and promote, as well as foster all forms of diversity within our company. We believe that bringing together people with different backgrounds and perspectives is essential for creating innovative and impactful solutions. Skills, talent, and our people’s ability to dare are the only things that matter !. Bring your unique contributions and help us shape the future.

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