Vega Consultants AS


On behalf of our client, we are looking for an experienced Estimator who will work in a subsea alliance. This is a varied role requiring you to undertake many different tasks and cooperate with a range of colleagues in order to succeed, including cost engineers, planners, project managers, and software teams.

Tasks & responsibilities

  • Establish and coordinate the MLC/estimate submission for approval as part of the Project Services team.
  • Provide support to the Risk function within the Alliance to ensure correct level of contingency is promoted within estimates and MLCs.
  • Ensure that MLC/Estimating submissions are fully inclusive of, and integrated with, project schedules
  • Ensure consistency of approach from all partners within the Subsea Alliance estimating function.
  • Coordinate and manage internal cost and schedule reviews alongside Planners and Project Services Manager or Study Manager/Study Leads.
  • Manage, promote, and prepare Alliance estimate and schedule development and benchmarking package to demonstrate competitiveness and best value to all stakeholders.
  • Support delivery of commercial parts of Project MLC documentation.
  • Support development of company-specific database for data capture and benchmarking.
  • Perform Cost Engineering tasks upon request. 

Desired qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or a related technical field.
  • Previous work experience from the oil and gas industry is required.
  • Basic understanding of project management software (e.g., Primavera P6, MS Project) to ensure estimates are integrated with project schedules.
  • Strong analytical skills to support the Risk function and ensure appropriate levels of contingency in estimates, and assess project schedules.
  • You are commercially inclined and strive to meet project requirements in a cost-efficient manner.
  • Excellent communication skills to coordinate and manage internal cost, and schedule reviews with team members.
  • Fluent English is required, fluent Norwegian is preferable

This is a 3-year contract located in Stavanger, with desired start-up in August. As a consultant with us, you will receive competitive compensation and benefits, and regular follow-up throughout your assignment. 


Does this sound like something for you? Then we look forward to receiving your CV! 

For questions regarding the role, please contact Leah Jespersen on 413 32 939.