Cost consultant - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Minnesota, Minneapolis

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Cost Consultant for immediate employment for the Minneapolis, Minnesota office. The Cost Consultant will be a member of our highly reputable Cost Management team. The cost team delivers solutions to clients in the areas of conceptual estimating, budget development, cost planning, feasibility studies, value management, milestone reports, pre/post contract auditing, change order review/reconciliation, and more.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Review, interpret and accurately estimate the scope of assigned work as described in the project documents

  • Apply unit costs and productivity rates, as provided by supervisor

  • Solicit and collect subcontractor and vendor bids or quotations

  • Develop and nurture subcontractor/vendor and client relationships

  • Evaluate changes and subcontractor change order estimates

  • Work and collaborate with Team Members throughout the country for specific project sector needs

  • Speak and meet with clients providing outstanding consultative services

Minimum Requirements

BA/BS + 2 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalent

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in pre-construction cost estimating, change orders and project cost management services

  • Knowledge and experience in cost estimating, cost reporting, change management and value engineering

  • Advanced in Excel, on-screen take-off, and BIM

  • Knowledge of one or more current estimating tools including On Screen Takeoff, REVIT, CAD Measure, PACES and Success

  • Master's Degree

  • 5+ years of experience

  • MRICS (Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) or equivalent construction cost association 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 Quality Assurance / Quality Controls

Business Line PMCM

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 234005BR

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.