Ref: LP862-81

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Are you a seasoned Cost Engineer looking for an exceptional opportunity to contribute your expertise to a prestigious project in Saudi Arabia? Our client, a leading Construction Project Management Consultancy, is in search of a talented Senior Cost Engineer to join their team for a high-level PIF (Public Investment Fund) project located in Abha, Saudi Arabia.

Key Responsibilities:
• Oversee all aspects of project cost management, including cost estimating, budgeting, forecasting, and cost control.
• Collaborate closely with project teams to develop detailed cost plans and schedules.
• Conduct thorough cost analysis and risk assessments to identify potential cost overruns and recommend mitigation strategies.
• Monitor project expenditures and track against approved budgets.
• Prepare accurate and timely cost reports for stakeholders, highlighting variances and providing insights for decision-making.
• Participate in value engineering exercises to optimize project costs without compromising quality.
• Provide guidance and mentorship to junior members of the cost engineering team.

• Abha, Saudi Arabia

• Up to 40,000 SAR per month, commensurate with experience

• Annual leave
• Visas
• Annual flights

If you are a results-oriented Cost Engineer with a passion for delivering cost-effective solutions within the construction sector, then we want to hear from you. Join a dynamic team and play a crucial role in the success of this landmark project in Saudi Arabia.

SAR 30,000 to 40,000 per month inclusive of fixed allowances.


• Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or related field.
• Proven experience as a Cost Engineer within a consultancy business, preferably in the construction industry.
• Strong understanding of cost estimation techniques, cost control principles, and project management methodologies.
• Proficiency in cost management software and MS Office Suite.
• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Ability to communicate effectively with stakeholders at all levels.
• Prior experience working on PIF projects or similar large-scale infrastructure projects is highly desirable.

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