AECOM Project Surveyor in Birmingham, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - West Midlands, Birmingham
Are you a Project Surveyor looking to work on building projects that can change the world, projects that are always more complex and innovative than the last?
If so, we are looking for an experienced Project Surveyor to join our team in Birmingham to support our exciting growth plans to work within the commercial, residential and industrial sectors. You will be joining a team of like-minded experts that have a passion for innovation and delivering cutting edge solutions.
AECOM plays a critical role in the conceptualisation and creation of amazing spaces, delivering projects and buildings that define skylines and communities. AECOM Buildings & Places is made up of dedicated teams delivering projects in Commercial, Residential, Hospitality, Sports Venues, Work Places, Education, Government and Healthcare.
We are friendly, busy and motivated with an established track record of successfully delivering local and overseas projects. Some of our flagship work in recent years includes:
The Palace of Westminster, Southbank Place, Arctic Science Centres, The Bank of England, BBC Broadcasting House, The Royal College of Music, The Titanic Building in Belfast and the St Pancras Chambers Hotel in London to name but a few and, in the Midlands, The Lewis Building, New Garden Square, Smithfield, UPS Gateways, House of Fraser and King Edward House.
About Our Team:
We are a team of dedicated cost managers providing commercial advice to blue-chip clients across the Midlands including commercial developers, logistics clients, education institutions, and local central & local government. We aim to provide a “best in class” service that provides our clients with cost certainty on their projects and to protect their commercial objectives at all times.
We are looking for highly skilled and motivated surveyors to support this exciting phase of our growth.
Provide a full suite of Cost Management duties to AECOM clients.
Lead Cost Management commissions, taking responsibility for their successful delivery.
Provide effective support and mentoring to Graduates and Apprentices.
Ensures commissions are managed and completed efficiently, on time and to the client’s satisfaction.
Develops strong reciprocal relationships with clients and members of the project team.
Be an interface with AECOM clients (new and existing).
Ensure all staff members reporting to you have current and relevant training.
Delivery of Cost Management outputs, in accordance with agreed timescales and quality standards.
Degree Qualified – BSc or MSc – in Quantity Surveying / Cost Management.
Professionally Qualified – Chartered Quantity Surveying status with the RICS.
Proven experience in a consulting environment providing the full spectrum of Cost Management services including Pre-Contract Estimating; Procurement; Contract Administration, Cost Reporting and Final Account resolution.
Proven ability to advise clients and design teams on cost, value and risk, not just cost in isolation.
Excellent IT Skills and the ability to utilise digital measurement, cost planning and tender document tools shall be essential.
Experience of project types/sizes/sectors within our active sectors in the UK (and preferably the Midlands) – i.e. Commercial Offices, Residential, Mixed-Use, Education and Industrial
Able to work under own initiative where appropriate working closely with the Senior Project Surveyors and Associates in the delivery of some of our projects.
A clear work history and proof of professional development and learning.
Ideally you will live locally to the office or be willing to relocate.
Your Benefits Will Include:
Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements.
Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.
You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services
Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 244594BR
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.