About the role
We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Senior Cost Manager to join our team. In this role, you will play a crucial part in developing budget estimation and a detailed cost estimation on different stages of projects. As a key liaison between stakeholders, clients, and the project team, you will ensure effective communication and successful project delivery.
- Develop a preliminary budget estimate and funding strategy to ensure the project's financial feasibility.
- Develop a preliminary cost estimate based on the evolving design concepts.
- Develop a detailed cost estimate based on the refined design, including materials, labor, and other costs.
- Identify cost-saving opportunities without compromising design quality or functionality.
- Provide preliminary cost advice based on the initial project brief and site analysis to help the client set a budget range.
- Develop a cost planning strategy that aligns with the project's objectives, complexity, and potential risks.
- Facilitate a value engineering workshop to identify cost-saving opportunities without compromising quality.
- Develop a detailed cost plan based on the refined project brief, including anticipated costs for design, construction, and other project phases.
- Create a cost management plan outlining procedures, responsibilities, and reporting mechanisms for cost control.
- Conduct benchmarking against similar projects to ensure the cost plan is realistic and competitive.