Senior Cost Manager

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We are currently looking for a Senior Cost Manager to fill a permanent opening with our client located in the City Centre of Glasgow. Interested candidates will have the opportunity to work across a variety of projects covering Education, Property, Commercial and Industrial.


Responsibilities of the Senior Cost Manager:

  • Conducting feasibility studies and writing procurement reports
  • Managing the procurement process, ensuring that all stages including pre-qualification, enquiry, analysis, selection and contract preparation are performed effectively
  • Ensuring that post-contract cost variances and change control processes are managed effectively
  • Ensuring that cost checking and valuation work is managed effectively
  • Ensuring that final accounts are negotiated and agreed.
  • Managing estimating and cost planning activities to include taking ownership of and presenting the final cost plan.
  • Value engineering and life cycle costing
  • Taking a lead role in interfacing with the client and other consultants, at all project stages


Requirements of the Senior Cost Manager:

  • Degree Qualified
  • Membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS)
  • At least 5 years experience with provable technical delivery experience
  • Significant exposure to, and good working relations with, private and public sector clients
  • Have experience of solely managing projects of up to £5M and up to £30M as part of a team


On offer for the Senior Cost Manager:


This position offers a starting salary of between £55-65k, a good work to life balance and project exposure.


Company benefits package includes Pension scheme, 35 days annual leave, Private healthcare, Life assurance, and a range of other benefits.