Position

Cost Manager


Location

United Kingdom / London / HB Reavis


Responsibilities

• Undertake feasibility cost estimates, provide cost advice of alternative design solutions and offer commercial advice in the development of the design prior to appointment of trade contractors.
• Understand & communicate risk associated with design proposals when producing cost estimates.
• Deliver post contract duties including payment, cost reporting, trade contract administration and deliver total project cost management and reporting.
• Work closely with Development Managers and the design team to optimise concept design, specification, performance and commercial position.
• Identify better buying, value management and supply chain opportunities to deliver an optimised cost & value solution.
• Collaborate with the in-house construction team.
• Undertake data collection to support benchmarking, internal databases, knowledge management and support to senior colleagues.


Requirements

Experience

  • • A background in Quantity Surveying / Cost Management from PQS or main contractor background.
    • Professional qualification or desire to secure a professional qualification is desirable.
    • Experience of commercial office and/or mixed-use developments within Central London.
    • Demonstrates ownership, brings enthusiasm, shows an open-minded learning mind-set and a collaborative attitude.
    • Ability to interrogate and assess design proposals.
    • A thorough grasp of cost planning is desirable but not essential.

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