Our client is an international consultancy, they have a requirement for an experienced Cost Manager to join their team on a buildings project in Jeddah. Candidates applying for this role must have a bachelor’s degree in quantity surveying and have a minimum 10 years post graduate experience. Due to the religious nature of the area, candidates applying for this role must be Muslim.
• Assist with the execution of estimates, plus the delivery to the clients.
Prepares and issues periodic cost reports to senior technical staff.
• Reviews and prepare cash flow and issues to senior technical staff.
• With minimal supervision, reviews all change orders in accordance with the client’s approval process.
• Reviews all invoices for the project and ensures that junior technical staff codes the invoices where applicable and forwards them to the client’s accounts payable department.
• With minimal supervision, provides procurement services for the client, where applicable, for construction and engineering services, including preparing RFP and bid analysis.
• Where applicable, overviews and reports to the client on contractor buyout of subcontract bid packages.
• Review payment requisitions, walk the project, assess percentage of work complete with the project team and make recommendations.
• Attends cost meetings to review procurement status and change order status with the contractors and engineering teams.
• Attend and chair project, cost and other meetings as required.
• With minimal supervision, provides cost information on value engineering analysis.
• Reviews the contractors close out administration and ensures that they meet their contractual requirements.
• Bachelor’s degree in quantity surveying
• Minimum ten years post graduate experience
• Minimum 5 years experience in the GCC
• Fluent in Arabic, reading and writing
• Candidates applying for this role must be Muslim
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