Commercial Manager, Consultancy - West London
Entered: 23 Sept 2018
Senior Cost Manager/commercial manager
For over 40 years our client has provided professional consultancy services, management support and strategic advice to the construction industry. From initial concept to project completion, they have been helping clients to build their business. We have developed long-lasting relationships with some of the biggest companies in the world, earning a reputation as a leader in their field.
Our clients' organization is structured into a series of specialist service teams, each committed to helping them successfully achieve their clients' objectives. they have deep domain knowledge and, experience spanning a multitude of sectors including Commercial, Data Centers, Life Sciences, Healthcare, High-Tech Industrial, Hospitality, Education, Residential and Retail.
Their permanent and long-established presence in these areas allows them to developstrategic partnerships, access local resources, formulate the most up-to-date market insights,and gain deep knowledge of each region.
The Senior Cost Manager will manage the cost elements of various projects from initial concept to final account settlement. Projects may include hotels, data centers, retail outlets, office fitouts, health care, leisure, light industrial etc. The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to optimise projects costs, implement value engineering, and ensure value for money whilst still achieving and delivering the highest standards and quality.
Role and Responsibilities:
Preparation of estimates and cost plans for variety of commercial and residential developments using CostX Software
Preparation of standard documentation – reports, valuations, letters, financial reports
Preparation of tender documents as required by procurement choice
Analysis of tenders and preparing tender reports at all stages of procurement
Prepare valuations and Cost Reports; re-measure as necessary and adjust variations
Assist in the settlement of construction disputes/loss and expense claims
Prepare and agree final accounts
Other duties as may reasonably be required for a Senior Cost Manager
Managing a team of 2 to 3 Cost Managers
Desired Experience and Education:
7+ year’s experience
Excellent IT skills
CostX experience – advantage
Firm understanding of contracts methods
Excellent communication skills
The ideal candidate will be results driven, self-motivated and resourceful with excellent client relationship skills
For more details and to arrange a meeting, please send though your CV ASAP.
Due to the nature of this role, our client can only accept candidates who live in and are eligable to live and work in the UK without restriction.
BSc essential in a construction related discipline