Senior Cost Manager

Senior Cost Manager

Job Title: Senior Cost Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + package
Reference: TV HE QS_1618822357
Contact Name: Toby Vowels
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 19, 2021 09:52

Job Description

Are you currently looking a new challenge in the Surrey/Berkshire area? Are you looking for a job which would allow you to progress and develop internally with a clear route to becoming an Associate? If so, this could be a fantastic opportunity to join my clients Thames Valley team to help support the development and growth of their higher education sector in the South East. This position will be working within a team directly headed-up by our National Sector Head of Education to provide the full suite of consultancy cost management services on projects ranging from £2m to £50m including their clients such as University of Reading, Coventry University, Royal Holloway University, Kingston University, University of East Anglia, University of East London etc etc

The successful person will have;

- Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or similar technical discipline.
- Strong technical delivery experience.
- Experience in mix of sectors in addition to higher education would also be relevant including commercial, health, science and research, student accommodation, residential.
- MRICS or working towards Chartered status.
- Ability to successfully manage complex projects in a proactive and diligent manner.
- Strong Feasibility and cost planning experience.
- Experience of providing procurement advice, tender documentation and post contract services.
- Client facing, ensuring a high standard of technical delivery.
- Able to build long-term relationships.
- Previously employed by a consultancy or end user client.
- Stakeholder management with a clear focus on developing client accounts.
- A track record of working with teams and managing projects by prioritising workloads and delivering deadlines.
- A team player, outgoing, flexible, enthusiastic and ambitious.

If the above sounds like you, please feel free to send a copy of your CV for review.

Harper Harrison is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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