AECOM Principal Cost Manager in Melbourne, Australia

Business Line Building Engineering

Position Title Principal Cost Manager

Australia - Victoria

Melbourne

Job Summary

AECOM has a fantastic opportunity to join us as a Principal Quantity Surveyor/Senior Associate QS in our Melbourne team. You will be working within a highly driven and motivated team managing QS activities on some of Victoria’s largest and most iconic projects. We have a growing civil and infrastructure cost estimating capability that both supports AECOM’s internal groups, but also provides key external clients with cost consulting advice.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Cost planning and estimating during design and documentation phases.

  • Construction phase cost management including assessing contractor's monthly progress claims, assessing variations and claims, and monthly financial reporting.

  • Reporting - formally and informally.

  • Contributing to business development initiatives.

  • Cost advice for business cases and feasibility studies

Minimum Requirements

We are looking for someone with a solid background in consulting who shares our passion for delivering high quality consulting services to our clients.

Our ideal candidate will have a minimum of 8 years quantity surveying experience and be a natural team player who is motivated and has proven technical skills in the following areas:

  • Cost planning, and contract administration.

  • Highly driven and client focused.

  • Proficient with computer based quantity surveying and cost management software.

  • Highly developed communication, interpersonal and relationship building skills.

Preferred Qualifications


What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 184401BR

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.