Cost Manager - Real Estate

Turner Townsend

Cost Manager - Real Estate

Salary Not Specified

Turner Townsend, Edinburgh

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 1 week ago, 2 Jun | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: e7b83757ca6f449ea3555988f8d5c8e2

Full Job Description

Commission Management, to include:

  • Assisting on feasibility studies and writing procurement reports

  • Estimating and cost planning to include producing and presenting the final cost plan

  • Tendering and procuring, including managing the pre-qualification stage

  • Dealing effectively with post contract cost variances and the change control processes

  • Taking personal responsibility for making cost checks and carrying out valuations on larger projects and in all cases ensuring that timely and accurate cost checking and valuation takes place

  • Producing monthly post contract cost reports and presenting them to the client

  • Inputting into value engineering

  • Negotiating and agreeing final accounts

  • Interfacing with the client and other consultants, at all project stages

    We're looking for individuals with a keen interest in this space, a good knowledge of construction, whether from a Main Contracting or PQS background, and who possess an outgoing / collaborative approach.

    Turner & Townsend has an exciting opportunity for a Cost Manager to join our Edinburgh Real Estate team to help guide our clients and their professional teams on a number of exciting and iconic projects across Scotland.


  • You'll have real desire and commitment to understand how the builders of the past put together their buildings, and what that means to modern contractors. You'll be working on a day-to-day basis with leading conservators, architects and engineers to ensure that the client and contractor deliver the best value for money - advising all parties on the best solutions from a qualitative and commercial perspective.