Cost Manager

Job Title: Cost Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £5,000 Car Allowance + Bonus + Pens + H/C
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JR677942_1560256758
Contact Name: Joe Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 11, 2019 13:39

Job Description

Cost Manager

City of London

Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + car allowance + pension + healthcare + bonus

Job Ref: JR677942

A globally recognised Cost and Project Management Consultancy requires a Cost Manager to work on complex data centre projects. As the Cost Manager you will be working on large data centre projects for both large self-build end clients as well as co-lo clients.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Cost Manager to progress their career in an exciting sector with a great consultancy. You will primarily be based in the head office in the City of London, but will have the opportunity to occasionally visit sites throughout Europe for client visits.

Cost Manager Responsibilities and Duties

The job of the Cost Manager will involve the following:

  • Be responsible for cost controlling throughout projects from start to completion
  • Be the primary point of contact for clients and coordinate with other consultants
  • Head up a team which will perform pre and post contract duties on large new builds as well as refurbishments and upgrade works
  • Oversee a cost management team who will perform the following:
    • Feasibility studies, procurement reports, value management, cost control
    • Change control, cost checking, valuation work

Cost Manager Requirements

The ideal Cost Manager:

  • A minimum of 7 years' experience working as a Quantity Surveyor, Commercial Manager, or Cost Manager on construction projects in the UK
  • Preferably MRICS, degree qualified (in Quantity Surveying / Cost Management), thorough understanding of NEC for of contracts
  • Current or recent experience working both pre and post contract on data centre construction projects
  • Experience working for a PQS / Consultancy is ideal, but applicants with a main contractor or client side background are also welcome
  • Offer flexibility to travel to Europe on client visits

To Apply:

To apply for the position of Cost Manager, or to find out what other opportunities we can offer in the data centre construction sector, please call Joe on 01189 522 240 or email a copy of your CV to

Joe on

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