Implementation Cost Analyst – Halifax, NS


Dvore Group is pleased to present the following opportunity: Implementation Cost Analyst located in Halifax, NS.

This is a permanent full-time position.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the maturation of estimates to build the Canadian Surface Combatant fleet of ships
  • Support the integration of cost estimates into detailed commercial proposals
  • Support, and in some instances lead, the development of processes to guide the review, analysis, synthesis, and integration of cost estimates developed by the Company and those developed by subcontractors
  • Support the review, analysis, synthesis, and integration of cost estimates developed by the Company and those developed by subcontractors
  • Support and lead the development of materials to support corporate governance processes, leading to approval of subject estimates
  • Brief management on the status and results of shipbuilding estimates and materials to support corporate governance processes
  • Proactively address and resolve issues that have the potential to impact the successful and timely completion of scope of the Implementation Proposal Team
  • Liaise with internal stakeholders in support of review, analysis, synthesis, and integration of cost estimates.


Required Qualifications:

  • Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, or associated field
  • 5 Years or more experience as a cost analyst or similar role meeting the below described qualifications:
  • Demonstrated experience in data, operational and financial analyses, including the application of said analyses to new/evolving data sets
  • Demonstrated experience in successfully preparing results of cost analyses to management and leadership
  • Experience in development of new processes pertaining to cost analyses
  • Experience in the review, analysis, synthesis, and incorporation of cost information from disparate sources
  • Experience in the development of cost breakdown structures
  • Experience pertaining to the above in new product design to build projects
  • Very strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel and relational databases, with demonstrated experience in using these tools to support cost analyses
  • Knowledge of accounting processes and cost analysis software tools
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Comfortability with interacting and communicating with all levels of management
  • All successful applicants must meet requirements for Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP), Canadian Government Security clearance, and U.S. International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in the shipbuilding/naval sectors, major construction contracts or Defense contracts considered an asset
  • Knowledge of document control and configuration management in a Defense environment considered a strong advantage


Dovre Group is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from anyone meeting the requirements for this position.

Our Client is proud to offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including but not limited to:

  • A flexible medical, dental, and vision plan
  • Employee & Family Assistance Programs
  • RRSP matching program
  • Health & Wellness reimbursements
  • Opportunities to take part in job related training and development
  • Growth and progression opportunities within the company
  • Relocation costs (if applicable)


For more information about the position above or working for Dovre Group, please contact:

Natasha Hanlon
360 Recruiter



Job ID: #28824