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The role is a traditional Area Manager / SCM CM role for fit-out / base build work experience in Corporate / Office / base build projects and with consultant company background.
Role within the project
Should be able to lead a fit out / base build project independently with the know-how of the following : Quantity survey, Rate Analysis, Value Engineering, Market Knowledge on pricing, procurement, post-contract management, tracking budget & commercial closure for Commercial Fit-out projects.
Candidates with exposure to base-build shall be advantageous
Pre and post-contract duties including preparation of cost estimates, procurement and tendering, contract administration, variation, final account, etc.
Completing feasibility studies and writing procurement reports
Estimating and cost planning to include producing and presenting the final cost plan
Tendering and procurement activity, including managing the pre-qualification stage, producing the tender list, preliminaries, tender analysis, tender report and compiling the contractual documents
Taking responsibility for timely and accurate cost checks and valuations
Producing monthly post-contract cost reports and presenting them to the client
Interfacing with the client and other consultants, at all project stages
Participate effectively with post contract cost variances and the change control processes
Perform cost risk analysis and provide input into value engineering; negotiate and approve final accounts
Maintain central feedback and learning on cost estimating from prospects and projects and contribute to updating of best practices in estimating
Technical knowledge of interior fit / basebuild projects for a period of 15+years for CM / QS.
Prior experience of handling base build projects is required and Candidates with Commercial project exposure could be prioritised, preferably should know background working on CostX
Good knowledge of all methods of construction and procurement.
Experienced with or managing team that uses multiple estimating tools and applications.
Strong experience with spreadsheets and databases.
A collaborative approach, able to develop strong relationships with clients and stakeholders, internally and externally.
Good organization skills with the ability to multi-task.
Demonstrated strong listening and communication skills.
Proven cost and / or commercial management experience, ideally within a consultancy environment.