Senior Cost Manager (Utilities)

exeter Office

ChandlerKBS is seeking to recruit a Senior Cost Manager to work on a utilities contract in Exeter.

The successful candidate will be a team player who is confident working under pressure to strict deadlines and within budgetary constraints.  They must have a detailed working knowledge of NEC3 contracts and excellent technical knowledge gained within the civil engineering and water industry. 

As a Senior Cost Manager, you will be working in a collaborative environment, therefore good communication and negotiation skills are essential. The role may involve budget evaluation and control, agreement of target costs, benchmarking, risk analysis and management, monthly valuations, responsibility for collation of early warnings/compensation events, monthly reporting, auditing and final accounts, client and contractor liaison and participation in development of good practice initiatives and methodologies for continuous improvement and added value.  

Private health insurance, critical illness cover, a company car and pension scheme are all included in the attractive package.

ChandlerKBS is an equal opportunities employer, an accredited Investor in People (IIP) and has an RICS approved APC programme.

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Jo Hurley, HR Manager
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