Senior Electrical Cost Manager

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Senior Electrical Cost Manager

Location: Dublin Salary: 72,500 to 83,000 per annum + package



Senior Electrical Cost Manager - Position Summary:

I am working on behalf of a major Project Management/Consultancy organisation who, globally, provide professional services and management support to the global construction industry.

The company is structured into a series of specialist service teams, each committed to helping our clients successfully achieve their objectives. They are currently providing an array of cost management services for a global client in the in the high-tech industry.

They are now looking for an Senior Electrical Cost Manager to join their team in Ireland. You should have a minimum of 7-10 years experience with a strong electrical background.   The role may be suited to a person with an Electrical Engineering qualification who has expanded their reach into the cost management sphere. Full Quantity Surveying mentorship and training will be provided.

Role and Responsibilities:

Prepare budget costs / estimates for cost of work

Assist in the Bid Evaluation process including analysing data and identifying areas requiring additional investigation / clarification

Respond to clients requests / requirement in an accurate and timely manner

Negotiate with contractors to agree quantities based on detailed design.

Close out commercial aspects of change orders.

Support team leader with cost control, cost reporting and forecasting of electrical scope of work

Assist in the reparation and agreement of final accounts, including the handling of any claims to ensure the client gets best value from works undertaken

Assist the team in produce cost analysis feedback/lessons learned to the client for future works

Work with the team of cost managers in delivery of a robust cost management service to the client

Desired Experience and Education:

7+ years’ cost management experience

Semi-Conductor and or Pharma project experience preferred

Understanding of M&E Systems and strong ability to read services drawings and schematics, particularly electrical

Team player

Excellent communication skills

Excellent IT skills (Excel experience advantageous)

Qualification in surveying, engineering or trade experience in mechanical or electrical field – preferably Electrical

The ideal candidate will be results driven, self-motivated and resourceful with good client and team relationship skills

Longer Term Future

This company only employ on a long term career basis. There are realistic opportunities to move on from Ireland to many varied global locations while still working on some of the most challenging technical projects the industry currently has to offer. This includes both the Middle & Far Easts

Please send your CV to Nick Bond right away!



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