Commercial Manager / Senior Cost Consultant

£60000 - £65000 per annum + Plus bonuses
13 Aug 2019
10 Sep 2019
Tom Howell
Quantity Surveying
Contract Type
Full Time

Commercial Manager/ Senior Cost Consultant Sevenoaks Associate Director

As a leading multi-discipline consultancy working on one of the largest residential projects in London, we require a highly motivated, with a proven track record individual (chartered or equivalent) with significant commercial cost and leadership experience in the following job role.

Essential Experience

- Regeneration

- Public sector

- Residential including high-rise

- Mixed use developments

- Affordable Housing

- Brownfield sites

Skills, Knowledge and Understanding

  • Strong team player
  • Motivator Leadership skills in steering and working with team Procurement strategy Residential sector Cost Planning Team spirited,
  • Including within DTMs Proactive,
  • Client facing Value Engineering Programme management Detailed knowledge of NRM Microsoft Office software Cost X or similar Tender Analysis
  • With lateral thinking and problem solving skills

Pre - Contract:

  • To head and undertake development appraisals.
  • Tender Analysis and Reports
  • Cost planning and estimating.
  • Work with Design Managers to maximise client development opportunities.
  • Support Project Managers and Employer's Agent DTMs.
  • Soft market testing options and appraisals.

Post Contract Procedure and Administration:

  • Package Procurement
  • Provide leadership and support to design teams on residential projects including Project Management services where applicable through to agreement of the Final Account.
  • Provision of general cost and contractual advice to Clients and Employer's Agents on residential developments.
  • Claims Negotiations

Other Requirements:

  • Strong working knowledge of common construction contracts, with excellent experience in programme management.
  • The successful candidate will work within a small, developing team of Quantity Surveyors/Cost Consultants servicing on residential projects ranging from £5m - £150m+.
  • Understanding of basic project modelling and financial viability principles.
  • To display strength in commercial and development management to existing clients
  • Experience in current/innovative procurement routes including joint venture management, value management and value engineering, particularly in a residential context.
  • Must be able to assist the business in the development of it's client base.
  • Manage, develop and strengthen the Cost Consultancy Team, includingtraining and developing team members, including providing support to junior members.
  • Experience of fully understanding and managing the financial aspects of a
  • project and keeping the client and relevant parties up to date at all times.
  • Introduce and adopt processes and procedures to ensure efficient team delivery and incorporate within the existing accredited QMS system.

Rewards and Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus incentive
  • Pension contributions
  • Life insurance and Private medical insurance
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • 33 days holiday
  • 3-4 days off during Christmas period and birthday off
  • Professional subscriptions
  • Promotion opportunities
  • As a leading multi-discipline consultancy working on one of the largest residential development programmes in London, we require a highly motivated, high achieving individual
  • (Chartered or equivalent) with significant commercial cost and leadership experience in the following job role.

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