Cost Manager

KEO International Consultants
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Ref: HP881-764
KEO International Consultants

The Role

The Role

KEO International Consultants is a highly ranked and award winning planning, architecture, engineering and project and construction management firm with offices in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Bahrain, Dubai, Jordan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Oman, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.

As a Cost Manager working within the Project Management and Construction Management Division, you will be responsible for providing cost and estimation advice on prestigious and internally recognized mega-projects. This position requires candidates who are pro-active, assertive, detail oriented and capable of handling complex and multi-faceted issues.

Preference will be given to qualified candidates who can demonstrate experience in the following:

• Demonstrated experience in the cost estimation of general construction works such as public buildings, commercial buildings, residential buildings, roads, bridges and infrastructure.
• Thorough understanding of local cost information and sound knowledge of international industry standards, references and methodologies.
• Ability to accurately forecast budgets and cash flows, in conjunction with preparing proposals, cost reporting, bills of quantities, and tender documents.
• Be capable of producing written reports and power point presentations and actively respond to stakeholder requirements where necessary.
• Reviewing in conjunction with senior managers any potential changes or risks envisaged and in turn measuring where possible future saving or additional costs can be identified.
• Proficiency using AutoCAD Measure.




• Bachelor’s Degree in Quantity Surveying with a minimum of 15 years post graduate experience.

• Membership of a professional cost association such as AACE (US Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering) or equivalent is desirable.

• Prior experience in the Gulf Region would be advantageous

KEO offers long term career opportunities, generous expatriate salary packages and dynamic career development opportunities. In addition, KEO provides full assistance in relocation from A-Z with a team of experienced HR professionals trained to support you and your family through any relocation process.

All applications will be treated confidentially.

About the Company

About the Company

Founded in 1964, KEO delivers world-class professional design and management services.

KEO offers award winning architectural design, progressive infrastructure engineering and highly ranked project and construction management known for quality and professionalism. KEO is one of the largest AEP/PMCM firms and have consistently ranked in ENR in the top 200 International Design Firms as well as Top 20 International PM rankings 2004-2010. BD World recently ranked KEO #40 in the Top 100 Architects in the world.

KEO strives to be recognized globally and regionally as one of the finest project consultancy firms contributing to client success wherever we work.

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