For one of our Project Teams we are looking for a Cost Engineer


As a Cost Engineer you prepare cost calculations as a part of proposals or tenders for custom built large scale super yachts, in close co-operation with internal and external stakeholders, respecting the Client wishes, technical requirements, (national and international) valid procedures, guidelines and applicable law and rules & regulations. You coordinate all parties involved to make a complete costing and prepare the cost calculation based on the design and write sales related documentation. You make comparisons between different technical solutions or alternative designs. You request and evaluate quotations of third parties in close cooperation with Strategic Purchasing, Technical experts, Naval Architect and/or Marine Engineer. On request you attend meetings with Client representatives. You signal, report and discuss risks and/or (technical) problem areas and suggest mitigating actions and/or alternatives.

You analyse and compare actual financial project data in relation to prepared cost calculations to continuously improve cost calculation and linked processes. You monitor and analyse the price developments of the main cost drivers. You continuously seek for ways to lower the cost price.






Minimum Bachelor’s Degree and/or equivalent work experience


You like the combination of technics and (financial) numbers


Team player, perseverant, analytic, accurate, proactive


Excellent communication skills


Good oral and written command of both Dutch and English


Familiar with working in a technical environment, preferably yacht building or shipbuilding.