Cost Analyst – Maternity Leave

Due to maternity leave, we are seeking somebody with sound numerical skills and competency with MS Office for the role of Cost Analyst. The role will last for approximately 12 months, allowing some time for an initial handover and training.

Main Purpose of the position of Cost Analyst :

The main purpose of this role is to provide support to the Manager on costings. This involves a mixture of regular tasks and ad-hoc requests. Working from spreadsheets and lists, you will assist in producing costings; liasing with internal and external customers as well as suppliers.

Person Specification for the role of Cost Analyst :

  • Good numerical skills, good with figures
  • Proficient in MS Office and IT literate
  • Methodical, able to follow a process
  • Attention to detail
  • Good communications skills
  • Health and Safety (awareness)

Principal Accountabilities for the role of Cost Analyst :

  • Assist in preparation of proposals for engineering equipment
  • Ensure adequate purchase order coverage for work undertaken
  • Collate and analyse all refurbishing contract costs
  • Produce customer spend forecasts
  • Create and submit invoices for customers
  • Collate departmental sales / profit information
  • Prepare information for customer reviews (presentations / KPI’s etc)
  • Miscellaneous departmental duties

Why work in Cost Analysis?

  • Ever growing.
  • Career Development.
  • Established organisation.
  • Pension, flexible working etc.

Mechanical Lead Engineer

Leading a team of design and lead engineers in the delivery of projects, managing the preparation of outline and detailed engineering designs and working closely with client and contract partners.

Ensuring deliverables are prepared to satisfy the project requirements, cost and schedule whilst working safely and to the company’s quality management system.

Principal Accountabilities for the role of Mechanical Lead Engineer :

  • Liaising with the commercial and projects teams to provide appropriate support to the enquiry, project, bid or tender.
  • All areas of design and project management including, but not limited to, concept and detailed design, calculations, time, cost and resource management, various specifications, O&M manuals, CE marking, risk assessments, technical specification of items, site surveys and client meetings.

Bonus experience for the role of Mechanical Lead Engineer :

  • Project Management / APM or other membership
  • FEA / Finite Element Analysis
  • CE Marking
  • Hand calculations
  • EC&I
  • Lifting beams
  • Piping / fluid services
  • Chartered Engineer

Why work in Mechanical Design?

  • Ever growing.
  • Career Development.
  • Established organisation.
  • Pension, flexible working etc

Required experience:

  • Mechanical Design: 1 year
  • team leading: 1 year
  • AutoCAD and Inventor: 1 year

To apply for any available positions, please email CV & cover letter to: or by post to: HR, TSP Engineering, Curwen Road, Derwent Howe, Workington, Cumbria, CA14 3YX

About TSP Engineering Ltd

TSP Engineering delivers high quality, innovative bespoke solutions. As a total solution provider we offer a full range of services including project management, design, manufacture, refurbishment and in-house testing facilities.

Located on Britain’s Energy Coast we employ over 210 people and operate from one of the largest and most comprehensively equipped workshops in the UK. With our years of engineering and manufacturing experience we guarantee to deliver exacting standards of quality and excellent levels of service.

We offer fabrication, machining, fitting, assembly and testing facilities, with a floor capacity of 19,200m2, two five-meter deep manufacturing pits and a lifting capacity of 130 tonnes.

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TSP Engineering Ltd
Curwen Road
Derwent Howe
Cumbria, CA14 3YX

Tel: (01900) 68000