Senior Cost Manager - Life Sciences

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Senior Cost Manager - Life Sciences

Location: Dublin Salary: 80,000 - 95,000

 A client that we work with is recruiting for a Senior Cost Manager to be located at their office in London, UK. The client is an established well known construction company that operate projects within the UK and across a number of countries around the world.Our clients projects range from a variety of knowledge and experience spanning a multitude of sectors including Commercial, Data Centres, Life Sciences, Healthcare, High-Tech Industrial, Hospitality, Education, Residential and Retail.

Position Summary: 

The Senior Cost Manager will work as part of a team to manage client accounts. The successful candidate must be able to work independently but also as part of a team for a variety of construction projects. The Senior Cost Manager 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: 

  • Prepare estimates and cost plans for variety of developments using CostX Software
  • Prepare standard documentation – reports, valuations, letters, financial reports
  • Prepare tender documents as required by procurement choice
  • Analyse tenders and prepare 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
  • Manage a team of Cost Managers
  • Perform other duties as may reasonably be required

Desired Experience and Education: 

  • Chartered (desirable)
  • Pre- and post-contract experience 
  • Excellent IT skills
  • CostX experience (advantageous) 
  • Excellent communications skills
  • BSc in a construction related discipline 
  • The ideal candidate will be a results driven, self-motivated team player with excellent client relationship skills 

Candidates must be eligible to work within Europe. 

Apply with a WORD format CV if interested. 

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