JOB DESCRIPTION / ROLE
Aquila Consulting is working with a leading engineering consultancy dedicated to delivering innovative and sustainable solutions. With a commitment to excellence, our client work on diverse projects that shape the future of infrastructure and construction. We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Cost Manager to join our dynamic team and play a key role in overseeing project costs and ensuring the successful delivery of our client's objectives.
As a Cost Manager, the ideal candidate will be responsible for managing and controlling project costs throughout the entire lifecycle. This role involves collaborating with project teams, clients, and stakeholders to develop accurate cost estimates, monitor expenditures, and implement effective cost control measures. The successful candidate will have a proven track record in cost management within the engineering and construction industry, coupled with strong analytical and communication skills.
• Develop and maintain detailed project cost estimates, considering all relevant factors.
• Monitor and control project costs throughout the project lifecycle, identifying and addressing any variances.
• Collaborate with project teams to ensure accurate and timely reporting of cost information.
• Conduct cost-benefit analyses and provide recommendations to optimize project budgets.
• Implement and maintain robust cost control processes to mitigate risks and ensure project profitability.
• Liaise with clients, contractors, and other stakeholders to address cost-related queries and concerns.
• Prepare regular cost reports and updates for project stakeholders.
• Stay current with industry trends and best practices in cost management.
• Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Quantity Surveying, or a related field.
• Proven experience as a Cost Manager in a Project Management Consultancy or client role.
• Strong knowledge of cost estimation, budgeting, and cost control principles.
• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Effective communication and interpersonal abilities.
• Proficient in relevant software tools for cost management.
ABOUT THE COMPANY
Aquila Consulting is a Dubai based talent recruitment company established by individuals with unrivalled recruitment expertise in Global Search and Selection. We offer our clients a partner-centric, personalised, and mature approach to focusing and delivering on their international talent requirements.
What makes us stand out from the crowd is the rigor and passion we bring to the recruitment process. We offer unparalleled performance, transparency, and advocacy, taking the time to fully understand your organisational vision, culture, structure and leadership needs.
Aquila Consulting pride ourselves on seamlessly delivering the most efficient time and cost saving recruitment solution for your business.