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Sector: Civil Engineering | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: Salary (negotiable on experience)

Cost Planner – North London – Residential/ New Build

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Permanent Position

Salary & Package (negotiable on experience)


My client is a busy main contractor who currently have sites based around London and surrounding areas, who now are currently looking for a Cost Planner to join their expanding commercial team. The successful candidate would ideally come from a main contractor background with previous experience in PQS (Professional Quantity Surveying) and Estimating.




  • Taking initial cost plans forward in more detail with preparation of bills of quantities
  • Development of project specific specifications
  • Site visit to develop the constraints plan
  • Attend design team meetings and work with consultants to develop the scheme in line with the cost plan
  • Work closely with the land team to continue to develop and value engineer the scheme through the planning stages
  • Work with the development team to provide early co-ordination of build, and programme
  • Preparation of cash flow forecasts


Skills/ Qualifications:


  • Cost Planning experience
  • Degree Qualified
  • 5 – 6 years Main Contracting experience
  • PQS background
  • Ability to produce cost plans
  • Previous experience in commercial, residential high rise & hotel based projects
  • Confident software user of Costx & Cubit or similar


Our client seeks to select and promote employees based on their individual qualifications, experience and abilities to ensure complete equality of opportunity.


020 7609 7769


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