Senior Cost Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2019-08-31
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Riyadh
Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia - Ar Riyad, Riyadh

Job Summary

The Senior Cost Engineer should be aware of all financial matters and maintaining of quantity books and shall work in close coordination with Lead Cost Engineer. He shall also advise the Project Manager regarding the financial matters.

He / she will have a thorough knowledge of the procedures and instructions and efficiently keep current all project records related to quantity surveying. You will be able, from these records, to impart any available information to the Project Manager for proper administration of the project.

Job Duties:

  • Achieve the highest standards of professional competence and to demonstrate this ability in all dealings with clients and professional contacts, reinforcing the profile of the company.

  • Produces cost estimates at concept, scheme and detailed design stage.

  • Oversee the production of a detailed BOQ for tender.

  • Manage the tender process, review and analyse tender returns and prepare a recommendation to the client.

  • Input into value and risk management workshops as required by the client.

  • Assesses and values progress payments and change requests.

  • Reviews and compares scopes of work, production rates, and cost data.

  • Preparation of earned value reports.

  • Prepares, reviews, and updates cash-flows.

  • Estimates variation orders for Subcontractors/GC Contractors.

  • Reviews and evaluates payment certificates for Subcontractors/GC Contractor.

  • Evaluates and negotiates variations and change orders in liaison with the Contract Administrator, Commercial Manager, Design and Construction Team.

  • Evaluates and negotiates final accounts settlements.

Specific Skills Required:

  • Specific Language requirements - English

  • Good working knowledge of FIDIC contracts or similar

  • Requirements for driving licenses - Yes

  • Mandatory Professional Certifications

Minimum Requirements

  • A minimum of 15+ years’ experience is required in the Cost Engineering field, ideally applicants would have spent a significant time working on large scale Building projects with a focus on residential, mixed use developments and retail.

Additional Comments:

  • Membership of recognized professional institutions

  • International working experience – GCC

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Quantity Surveying

  • Accredited MRICS member (or working towards membership)

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Quantity Surveying

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Saudi Arabia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 221263BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.