About the job
We are currently looking for Cost Manager (Fit Out) for our P&DS team to be based in Dubai, UAE.
What This Job Involves
Provide support to cost and commercial leadership in the delivery of pre and post-contract services.
Work pre contract including; taking detailed measurements, preparing estimates, preparing BOQs, preparing invitations to tender, handling tender processes and providing input into value engineering at each design stage.
Prepare and manage costs and budgets for projects from outset to completion.
Ensure the costs of the project do not exceed the budget.
Provide full quantity surveying services to our clients.
Price/forecast the cost of the different materials needed for the project.
Prepare contract documents.
Administration and evaluation of variations/change orders.
Undertake full cost evaluations of contracts commercially to meet the clients expectations and budget.
Prepare detailed cost reports and cashflow forecasts.
Prepare interim valuations.
Prepare final accounts.
Detailed weekly and monthly reporting on commercial position.
Take suitable commercial meeting minutes.
Use CostX, Excel and other Microsoft Office programmes to an advanced level.
Desired Skills And Experience For This
Software skills required in CostX
Experience preferably in the Middle East but not essential
Fit-out project experience
Excellent communications skills
Degree in related subject (BSc Quantity Surveying)
MRICS or in process would be advantageous