Faithful+Gould is looking for a competent Cost Manager to join our Singapore Team. You are competent in providing an effective and efficient Cost Management service to clients. You continually strive to improve your contribution and value by developing your knowledge and expertise with colleagues. You help to develop new business opportunities as you broaden your experience and deepen your client understanding and relationships.
The Cost Manager will be responsible for the successful delivery of projects with the desired project objectives.
The incumbent must have adequate knowledge and information about the business and the project in order to make informed value decisions for both the Client and the Company.
The roles and responsibilities include:
Taking off and measurements
Understanding the clients’ programme and project objectives.
Preparation of BQs, tender documents and tender pricing
Evaluation of tenders and conducting tender interviews
Have an up-to-date and developing knowledge of legal and technical matters relevant to the work you do, and the law of the region or country in which you practise.
Post contract administrative work, e.g. manage variations, valuations, attending site meetings
Project close out
Assist senior cost manager and assist the leads with major commissions/projects with defined levels of accountability
Applying the principles of quality assurance and environmental management in compliance with the organization’s Policies
The successful candidate should possess:
Degree in Quantity Surveying or related disciplines
Minimum 3-5 years of working experience in Building projects preferably with consultancy background, sound computer knowledge and good command of both written and spoken English
Familiarity with different types of Conditions of Contracts and project controls tools/procedures
Has a general knowledge of current legal and regulatory developments in respect of construction and associated law
Possess sound technical health, safety and environmental knowledge, applicable to the business and wider construction industry
Sound working knowledge of Microsoft Office and other role related software packages
Reliable mathematical ability and accuracy in all your work, and good standard of literacy and presentation skills
Good command of both written and spoken English and/or Mandarin
Able to work with minimal supervision