Cost Manager - North West

Job Ref:  LA 2188

Industry:  Commercial

Salary:  Excellent Salary and Benefits

Location: United Kingdom

Job Type: Permanent

Posted: Jan 2, 2018

Role Purpose:

The Cost Manager is responsible for handling commissions of varying sizes, depending upon the complexity of the project, e.g. The Cost Manager might be the Commission Manager for a £15m construction project or have commissioning responsibilities for a £50m package of a much larger overall contract.

We are looking to recruit talented professionals to join our client's project with the following type of experience:

  • Retail
  • Residential
  • Infrastructure

Job Description:

The Successful candidates should be proficient in the following:

  • Conducting feasibility studies and writing procurement reports
  • Applying value management techniques at the outset of a project and where appropriate involving our specialist value management team
  • Managing estimating and cost planning activities to include taking ownership of and presenting the final cost plan
  • Managing the procurement process, ensuring that all stages including pre-qualification, enquiry, analysis, selection and contract preparation are performed effectively
  • Ensuring that post-contract cost variances and change control processes are managed effectively
  • Ensuring that cost checking and valuation work is managed effectively
  • Ensuring the production of monthly post-contract cost reports and presenting them to the client value engineering and life cycle costing
  • Ensuring that final accounts are negotiated and agreed taking a lead role in interfacing with the client and other consultants, at all project stages where appropriate, leading a cost management team, ensuring that they deliver on all of the above accountabilities


An attractive salary, benefits will be offered to the successful candidate.

Contact Details

If you are interested in the role and would like to apply or discuss the role and project in more detail please either email me or call me on +44 1995 605137.


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