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Cost Engineer

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Company AECOM

Job Title: Cost Engineer

JobID: 23339-1225028

Location: London, GBR

Description: **Business Line** Program, Cost, Consultancy

**Position Title** Cost Engineer

United Kingdom - London


**Job Summary**

AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm who provide cost and project management and consultancy services to public and private sector clients around the world.

With nearly 100,000 employees — including Cost Engineers, Contract Administrators, Planners and Project Managers — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world. We are a leader in all of the key markets, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. We provide a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’.

Our London Business unit continues to grow, with a specific growth demand within the Infrastructure sector (Airports, Rail, Power, Highways, Environment, Ports & Marine and Nuclear) where we have successfully secured positions with many high profile clients and some key local projects and programs in the industry.

As a direct result of this growth, we are currently seeking a full time Cost Engineer to support in our business growth.

**Minimum Requirements**

As part of our cost management function you will be primarily associated with supporting programme strategy as part of a wider programme controls function.

* Deployment and administration of Cost Management and Cost Reporting systems

* Establishing WBS, CBS and control accounts

* Management and reporting of risk and contingency

* Production of regular cost reports at contract, area and programme level

* Support in the production of programme performance baselines and application of EV

* Assist in cost estimate production, procurement and tender assessments

* Assess the impact of scope change and effective application of change control governance

* Production of cost forecasts and periodic variance reports

* Support the development of effective cost benchmarking and value for money reporting

The salary for this role is negotiable and we offer a comprehensive benefits package, which includes private healthcare, contributory pension scheme, life assurance, 25 days holiday a year, plus additional flexible benefits such as gym membership, season ticket loans and additional annual leave.

**Preferred Qualifications**


* Appreciation of Project / Programme Controls disciplines

* Experienced cost management and associated project controls and cost reporting

* Strong understanding of NEC Contract Administration

* Familiarity of Network Rail contracts

* Appreciation of controls systems and production of reporting outputs, @Risk, P6, Baseline change control, dashboard production

* Understanding of the DfT ECAM process, NR GRIP process and the importance of demonstrating efficiency, value for money within regulated environments

* Experience of contract management systems such as A-Site, CEMAR, eB, Aconex and other collaboration technologies

* Understand SACR, Review Point and P-Rep expectations

* Client facing and able to work in co-located environments


* A comprehensive understanding of the construction industry across a wide range of disciplines and sectors, in particular infrastructure, civils, railways or engineering construction

* Expertise in Aires (PRISM)

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


_Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Cost Management and Consulting Services_

**_Business Group_** _Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)_

**_Country_** _United Kingdom_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _176835BR_

_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._


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