Quantity Surveyor (Cost Manager)

AJP Recruitment
£40000 - £55000/annum
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is an international professional services company specialising in programme management, project management, cost management and consulting across the property, infrastructure and natural resources sectors.

They are looking for Cost Managers to join their award winning, growing Cost Management team in Manchester and indeed across the country.

Role Summary

• To work as Senior Cost Manager within the Infrastructure team working within the Rail, Aviation or Utlities sector.
• Has the ability to operate effectively within a co-located environment with the Client's, Consultant's and Contractor's project delivery teams.
• Ability to work within a partnering environment, form effective working relationships and make a positive outcome to the investment programme/sub-programme
• Commercial Administration of a portfolio of projects.
• Production of costs plans, estimates, benchmarking analysis of schemes, awareness of WLCs.
• Support the production of commercial reports incorporating metrics (e.g. EVM, outturn analysis)
• Experienced in change, risk and value management.
• Identifying new opportunities and support in the development of bids/tenders


• Construction or infrastructure background in at least one of the following sectors: water, gas, power, rail, light rail/trams, highways, environmental, regulated industries.
• Preferably degree qualified in a relevant engineering discipline, project management or surveying.
• Associate or full membership of an appropriate professional institution.
• At least 5 years' experience in the Cost Management of multiple multi-discipline engineering design and construction projects (>£10m Capital Expenditure).
• Both site and office based experience on a variety of project types including civil and building infrastructure projects