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Senior Cost Consultant - Glasgow

  • Job
    Full-time
    Senior Level
  • Construction & Surveying
    Consulting
  • Glasgow

AI generated summary

  • You must have BSc in quantity surveying, MRICS membership, commercial sector experience, expert Excel and CostX skills, sustainability/data knowledge, contract admin experience, technical writing skills, and be a proactive, diligent team player with strong communication skills.
  • You will provide accurate cost advice, lead projects, maintain communication, deliver work timely, support team leaders, and represent the company professionally.

Requirements

  • BSc in quantity surveying or equivalent
  • Membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS)
  • Private commercial sector experience – ideally experience gained from some of the following: offices, residential, hospitality, major projects, fit out and refurb
  • Expert level Excel user
  • Proficient CostX or other Cost Planning software
  • Sustainability and Data Skills i.e. carbon assessment and Power BI
  • Contract administration skills.
  • Pre and post-contract experience
  • 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

Responsibilities

  • Providing accurate cost advice and reporting to our clients
  • Delivering projects, commissions and professional assignments
  • Assuming a leading role in setting objectives and priorities, working as a proactive team player
  • 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 team leader/service leaders 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 projects will the successful candidate be working on as a Senior Cost Consultant in Glasgow?

The successful candidate will be working across a range of projects such as large commercial new builds for blue chip clients, private residential, towers, and national government frameworks, among others.

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

Real Estate
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.