AECOM Principal Quantity Surveyor in Wellington, New Zealand
New Zealand - Wellington, Wellington
AECOM’s Cost Management practice has a rare opportunity for an experienced Principal Quantity Surveyor / Cost Manager to join our highly successful team in Wellington.
As a senior member of our award-winning Cost Management business, you will be responsible for leading and delivering quantity surveying and cost management services on some of New Zealand’s largest and most iconic civil infrastructure and buildings projects. This role will undertake the management of resources, budgets and timelines and enhancing client and working relationships. This role will also assist with business development, leading and preparing proposals and include presentations to clients to win work.
We are looking for an effective cost manager with tenacity and drive to achieve outstanding results, who is able to develop meaningful relationships with key clients internally and externally.
You will be a natural team player with proven interpersonal skills and experience in the following areas:
Bachelor of Quantity Surveying or similar
Extensive cost management experience within a consulting environment
Demonstrated skills in leading and managing project costs and budgets
Conversant with current market conditions including rates and prices
Good understanding of estimating models/ methodologies and contract conditions
Collaborative; willing to share knowledge, experience, ideas and expertise for the betterment of group and self
Proficient in the use of MS Office Suite, Cost X
High level problem solving
- Member of RICS would be advantageous
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 New Zealand
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 248832BR
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.