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We are Subsea 7, a world-leading seabed-to-surface contractor in the oil, gas and renewable industry. We are collaborative, curious and always open to learn. Our people bring new perspectives and smart technology to some of the most challenging and inspiring energy projects around the world.

Diversity makes us smarter. You will be surrounded by a diverse, international community of experts, who bring different skills and ideas that help us challenge the status quo and inspire innovation.

Proactive participation in the Energy Transition is at the heart of Subsea 7’s evolution. Our target is to achieve Net Zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. By joining Subsea 7, you become part of a team of people leading the way - shaping the subsea future.


We have a vacant position in Sales & Marketing as Tender Estimator, located in Stavanger.

The Tender Estimator is responsible for gathering, consolidating and analysing cost input for tenders and studies within Subsea 7 guidelines and procedures. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Establish the cost for the tender and study scope of work
  • To be diligent when estimating costs to ensure accuracy and to recognise any areas where costs may be saved
  • Review and evaluate client provided Exhibit B
  • Producing Cost Plans and Cash Flow Forecasts for applicable tenders
  • Completion of Customer pro-forma for tender submissions (Contract price exhibit)
  • Provide input to Client Relation Management (CRM) system in form of costing and selling price for the ongoing tenders
  • Proactively collaborate with relevant parts of the organisation to gather and verify relevant cost items
  • Organise and run relevant cost review meetings as required during the tender period
  • Provide and present costing of Scope of Work at Tender Boards
  • Establish selling price in line with guideline from management and prepare schedule of prices for client
  • Provide costing support and monitor cost impacts during did clarifications and negotiations.


  • Professional qualifications - University level Business Degree, ideally in Cost Management, Project Management, Finance or Engineering
  • Basic contractual understanding, in particular towards Exhibit B and pricing
  • Experience/background from cost control and/or projects is an advantage
  • Ability to quickly learn and use new software systems
  • Solid Excel competence is an advantage
  • Demonstrates financial competence; control cost and think in terms of profit, loss and added value. Identify financial opportunities for the organisation
  • Technical interest and knowledge

Personal skills:

  • Live our values (Safety, Integrity, Sustainability, Performance, Collaboration and Innovation)
  • Good communication skills; clarify uncertainties and question to ensure the task is understood, express opinions, information and key points of an argument clearly
  • Enjoy a dynamic working environment with short deadlines and ability to multi task
  • Proactive and solution oriented – able to suggest and develop new methods and ways of working
  • Demonstrate ownership to work tasks and shows an “eye” for details
  • Relates well to people at all levels
  • The ability to work in a team as well as individually
  • Eager to learn and develop

 We can offer:

  • A very good working environment and collaboration culture
  • Challenging and exciting workdays
  • Personal development and career opportunities
  • Competitive terms including an attractive insurance policies and pension schemes
  • Sports clubs and social- and recreational activities for both you and your family
  • Workplace flexibility


For queries regarding the position, please contact: 
Birgitte Ryvarden Peralta, Head of Tendering, +47 51 72 57 83

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