Cost Manager

  • Location Icon South Carolina
  • Sector Icon Construction, Engineering, Architecture
  • Salarty Icon $130,000 - $160,000
  • As a Cost Manager, you will assist with Capital Project Controls (estimating, cost management, planning/scheduling, risk management, change management) during the design and construction phases of capital projects
  • Providing support to Project Teams throughout the project lifecycle
  • Providing project level reports including detailed analysis of project cost and changes
  • Maintaining and controlling budgets from design concept through to project completion
  • Assisting with change management and control of total project costs (general contractors, direct suppliers, and professional appointments)
  • Analyzing projects to ensure that project funding is adequate by performing estimates, cost forecasts, cost trends, and accrual of actual costs
  • Developing cost estimates for civil, structural, architectural, plumbing, HVAC, and electrical disciplines
  • Preparing material, labor, and equipment cost estimates for concept designs, design development documents, bid documents, and change orders
  • Estimating and negotiating potential change orders
  • Completing cost validation and quantity surveying on an as needed basis
  • Monitoring and audit compliance
  • Reconciling program and project controls data with the client’s fiscal and financial controls systems
  • Presenting results of cost analyses to senior staff and clients
  • Understanding of construction means and methodology
  • Ability to read and understand design information
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to engage with the client and key stakeholders at all levels
  • Proficiency with Primavera P6
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline (Engineering, Construction Management, Quantity Surveying) or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Strong software skills
Tom Wylie

Managing Partner/Director USA

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