Cost Manager (Client-Side Capital Planning)

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Construction and Development

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alexandra Wood

  • Contact email:

    a.wood@capstone-recruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH7831_1628088327

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-08-17

  • Consultant:

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Title: Cost Manager (Strategic Client-side)

Location: City of London

£35,000- £45,000 per annum

Capstone Recruitment are working exclusively with an International Real Estate business to find them a strategic, client facing and driven Cost Manager. This cost manager will work on a dedicated account whereby their responsibilities will include providing the operational delivery to support the Programme Governance Office (PGO) and help to ensure the clients project governance and assurance requirements are delivered. You will also be required to advise on forecasting for their capital plans.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and develop client's capital expenditure budgets and forecasts for projects for entry in their capital plan
  • Prepare monthly recommendations to the leadership team
  • Review and challenge cost estimates provided by main/sub-contractors against benchmarks, Service Agreements etc.
  • Review monthly Cost Reports and make recommendations on best practice cost management
  • Liaise with finance to track P&L impact of projects, and track assets under construction to ensure timely and accurate financial close-out, capitalisation and depreciation of project spend.
  • Day-to-day use of the clients Project Management Database to review cost reporting information inputted by tier 1 suppliers and ensuring budgets are accurate and up to date with all approved

Desirables:

  • A minimum 3 years of relevant quantity surveying industry experience.
  • Graduate degree in a sector related subject.
  • Professional background within a corporate office environment
  • Strong PC skills, Intermediate to advanced level in Microsoft Office applications
  • Self-motivated and resourceful
  • Excellent client relationship, communication and facilitation skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, confident and experienced in dealing with stakeholders of all levels

Please get in touch with Alexandra on a.wood@capstone-recruitment.com or give me a call on 02037575000

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