What you will do in your working day
By working with other areas of the business to appreciate what they do, why they do it, and the associated costs, you will gain an excellent insight of the Submarines business and how it operates. You will build your knowledge of the cost of materials, the cost of labour required for building and testing the product, and associated risks and opportunities. You will learn about profit rates and the effects of inflation on a long-term programme.
To perform this role you will receive a 5 year training programme involving placements in different areas of Cost Estimating. This will give you the opportunity to understand all aspects of Cost Estimating, the Submarines business and how Cost Estimating as part of the Commercial function fits into the corporate strategy.
As well as Cost estimating training and development you will study for a Degree in Project Management (Level 6)
The training you will be getting
Project Manager (intergrated degree) Level 6
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
Around 95% of apprentices choose to stay on with us. And as a global business there are a world of opportunities - whether you decide to stay in the UK, or explore an overseas role.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working
GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSEs Including Mathematics, Science and English (Grade A*-C or 9-4 (or equivalent)) Essential
Other 96 (Grade UCAS Tariff points) Essential
Other IT, Business, Engineering (inc Psychology & Law) (Grade Pass/Achieved) Essential