Senior Cost Manager

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Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany

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Senior Cost Manager
Education: Architect, Civil Engineer or Economist
Key Skills: Experience in client representation and construction project management with a focus on cost management
Languages: Excellent communication in German and English
Salary: Competitive
Role has full sign off and budget is assigned, interviews can be arranged any time to suit within the next 3 weeks.
We are a global office of planners, engineers, consultants and specialists. With 13,000 employees in 40 countries, working in over 90 disciplines for the last 70 years. We offer a wide range of multidisciplinary planning and construction services. We are the creative force behind many of the world's most innovative and sustainable projects in the built environment.
What is expected of you;
* You manage our projects in terms of costs and risks
* You create cost estimates and budget plans for construction projects
* You are able to build a team and have experience of leading a team
* You identify and assess cost risks and show suitable measures for risk minimization
* You check fee calculations in terms of technical and computational aspects
In terms of qualifications and background, ideally you will be a Quantity Surveyor or Construction Economist. However this is a very flexible position, if you have the correct experience then qualifications are not important. We would like to speak to people who have experience producing cost estimates in German, who have worked in the German market for several years and who can Project Manage. You will be tasked with, in time, building a team of Cost professionals to work with you. So being able to show that you have built a team in the past is highly desirable. In terms of project experience, those who have extensive experience with Commercial and Residential projects will be preferred. In particular experience with financial clients would be advantageous. Fluency in German and English is a must.

The next step Airswift is working to make this key appointment, so in the first instance please contact Liam Nevin to discuss the opportunity in full detail. We are aware that you may not tick every box or have all the skills but if you believe you possess the experience and abilities to fulfil this role please get in touch.

+44 7872 061 947