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Senior Cost Manager

  • Job reference: R-051172
  • Sector: Atkins
  • Location: New York

Senior Cost Manager

Why join us?

Our Cost Management Team is Growing! Faithful+Gould seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our team as a Senior Cost Manager. This position can be based in New York, NY; Jersey City, NJ; Raleigh, NC or Atlanta, GA! Be part of the in-house team helping a global client deliver projects across a growing national portfolio.  This position serves as the client’s key contact for providing cost management services, including budgeting, cost forecasting, analytics reporting, change management, close-out administration, procurement management, invoice validation, earned value and value engineering. This position is integral to our client’s Corporate Real Estate team developing and managing cost strategies for projects nationally. Data Center experience is a plus! This is a full time, internal position with Faithful+Gould offering robust benefits.

About Us

Faithful+Gould is a world leader in project controls and consulting, providing clients with Owner’s Representative expertise and advice throughout the life of their construction projects. We offer varied and interesting projects with several high-profile clients across key business sectors which include many of the Fortune 100 companies and Federal/State/City government agencies.

Faithful+Gould is currently ranked #9 largest Construction Management Company and #7 Program Management Company by ENR (Engineering News Record). Established in 1947 in England and opened the first USA office in 1992. Constructive Expertise It’s in our DNA.

How will you contribute to the team?

  • Support the development and implementation of cost management processes
  • Develops project budgets to inform capital investment plans
  • Develops, reviews, issues and presents cost management reports
  • Develops cash flow projections and issues, with the cost report, to the client’s finance team.
  • Provides assurance on change order management in accordance with the client’s process.
  • Provides assurance on invoices management in accordance with the client’s process.
  • Utilizes the client’s cost management systems to input commercial data and prepare cost repots
  • Provides procurement services for the client where applicable for construction and engineering services, including preparing RFP and bid analysis.
  • Leads the biweekly cost meetings to review procurement status and change order status with the stakeholder teams.
  • Provides cost information on value engineering analysis.
  • Reviews the contractors close out administration and ensures that they meet established requirements.
  • With minimal supervision and where necessary, assists the client with any cost information relating to capital projects
  • Performs such other duties as the Supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.

What will you contribute?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Engineering or a related field
  • At least 8 years’ relevant experience with cost management processes
  • Preferably a member of RICS or AACE or another relevant professional body
  • Highly articulate, have a clear and analytical approach to problem solving, and strong decision-making abilities. Must have excellent communication and presentation skills regarding the management of cost processes.
  • Must understand Administration of Construction Contracts.
  • Must thoroughly understand and utilize Information Technology in the performance of work including Internet, Intranet, Microsoft Windows OS, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project.
  • Advanced use of Excel to generate and update reporting tools. Experience with Ariba, PM Web, or e-Builder is a plus.
  • General Competencies expected of all Professionals and Managers are as follows: Client Service, Commitment, Communication, Innovation & Continuous Improvement, Professionalism, Quality, and Teamwork.

What we offer at Faithful+Gould:

At Faithful+Gould, you will enjoy a robust rewards package which includes:

  • Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Group Insurance
  • Retirement Savings Plan with employer match
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Learning and development programs, training, career opportunities and a highly regarded tuition reimbursement program

If this sounds like you and you would like to expand your career with us, apply today!

Faithful+Gould is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace.  EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

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