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Cost Consultant

  • Job
    Full-time
    Mid-level Level
  • Consulting
  • London

AI generated summary

  • You need a BSc in quantity surveying, MRICS membership, 3 years' experience in construction consultancy, estimating software skills, technical writing proficiency, and excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
  • You will provide accurate cost advice, deliver projects, maintain communication, manage finances, and represent the company professionally in dealings with clients.

Requirements

  • BSc in quantity surveying or equivalent
  • Membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS)
  • A minimum of three years’ technical delivery experience gained within a global construction consultancy
  • Pre- and post-contract experience
  • Experience in using estimating software including in connection with BIM
  • Good technical writing, client-facing and communication skills
  • Well-organised, diligent, proactive, assertive, well-disciplined and commercially astute
  • A team player with a ‘can-do’ attitude, outgoing, polite, patient, diplomatic, personable, respectful and flexible
  • Experience in reporting to external clients

Responsibilities

  • Providing accurate cost advice and reporting to our clients
  • Delivering projects, commissions and professional assignments
  • Maintaining effective communication to ensure all information is available for the successful completion of projects; liaising with other managers to ensure efficient financial control
  • Undertaking commercial management services with limited supervision
  • Delivering all work outputs in an accurate and timely manner
  • Providing support to the project lead or senior cost manager in cost management of projects
  • Representing the company in a professional and diligent manner; meeting, negotiating and corresponding with clients to form strong working relationships

FAQs

What is the main responsibility of a cost consultant at Currie & Brown?

The main responsibility of a cost consultant at Currie & Brown is to support directors in delivering high-quality service to clients, achieving successful project outcomes, sharing knowledge across projects, fostering innovation, and upholding the company's reputation as a preferred service provider.

Where is this particular job located?

This cost consultant position is located in London.

What skills are required for this role?

The ideal candidate should possess strong analytical skills, attention to detail, excellent communication skills, the ability to work well in a team, and a solid understanding of cost management principles.

What opportunities for growth and development are available for cost consultants at Currie & Brown?

At Currie & Brown, cost consultants have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects, gain experience in different sectors, and participate in training and development programs to enhance their skills and knowledge. Additionally, there are opportunities for advancement within the company for those who demonstrate exceptional performance.

A world-leading provider of project management, cost management, and advisory services.

Real Estate & Construction
Industry
1001-5000
Employees
1919
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

Currie & Brown is a world-leading provider of project management, cost management, and advisory services, covering the full range of public and private sectors. Our purpose is to add value that makes building a better future possible. We help clients navigate volatility and unpredictability, providing the certainty that enables better, more sustainable built environments for all.