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Senior Cost Consultant

Ref MAX8505 Job Posted 31/05/2018 Region Canada Location Calgary, Alberta, Canada Salary Neg Salary Band Up to £59,999 TypePermanent Consultant Steve Thomas

Exciting Senior Cost Consultant Quantity Surveying role to work on Commercial, Residential, Educational, Government, and Healthcare projects at design and costing stage.

Project Details

To work on a variety of Commercial, Residential, Educational, Government, and Healthcare projects at design and costing stage.

Responsibilities and Duties

Senior Cost Consultant job vacancy based in Calgary.
Our exciting portfolio of projects include Commercial, Residential, Educational, Government, and Healthcare projects at design and costing stage.
Senior Cost Consultant Duties will include:
-Quantification of materials using measurement software to prepare cost estimates in accordance with the CIQS Rules of Measurement
-Understand unit rates, general conditions and pricing estimates
-Prepare front-end cost reports to support cost estimates
-Provide pro-active cost management advice and ensure Clients understand the reports presented
-Business development and cross-selling to build new contacts and enhance client relationships
-Attend and contribute to periodic site inspections
-Preparation of estimates in accordance with the CIQS format and, where required a divisional trade format
-Preparation of estimates at various stages of the design process, from conceptual design to pre-tender stage
-Assessment and analysis of any cost variances between estimate stages
-Preparation of change order review analysis and lifecycle cost estimates
-Assessment of cost-to-complete and work-in-place for construction work during periodic site visits
-Maintain and update a cost estimating database for labour and material rates on a regular basis

Desired Skills and Experience

-Around 7 or more years' relevant industry experience in a cost or quantity surveying role covering the majority of the above duties.

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

-Professionally qualified: PQS, MRICS, LEED or working towards professional designation
-University degree or equivalent in quantity surveying, commercial management, engineering or a related area.

Employing Company Overview and Profile

One of the premium Canadian consultancies that offer continuous workload, premium projects and good salary and remuneration and career development opportunities.

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